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Feature Friday: Lydia’s Lille Logan Huset

Lille Huset camp was so much fun! One of the campers, Lydia, designed and decorated the Lille ‘Logan’ Huset, a sprawling Logan Square inspired greystone that included an indoor garden, glittery trim, and a colorful braided rug in the front room that really tied everything together. Lydia also colored a paper doll of herself so she could enjoy her house even more. To make the paper doll, we converted her picture to black and white, resized so that Lydia was about 6 inches tall and printed it on card stock. We used Photoshop, but most imaging programs should work too. Feel free to share your Lille Huset designs with us! We’d love to see what you come up with! 

Lille Huset DIY: Record Player!

Stuff you will need: – 1 small, discarded gift box (the one I used is about 1”x 2”x 3” inches) – 1 pin back -3 straight pins -scissors -ink pen or marker -glue stick -hot glue gun (and adult supervision) -black paper -colored paper and patterned paper (optional) -small piece of felt -regular hole punch and an xs hole punch (both optional) Rec0rd Player: Step 1. Discard the lid and turn the box upside down. The bottom of the box will be the top of your record player. Step 2. Cut a 1 inch circle out of your felt. Glue it on the top of your box and pierce a straight pin through the middle of the felt, this will be the nodule that will hold your record in place. Step 3. Ask a grown-up to help you use the hot glue gun to glue your pin back on to the box, next to the felt piece. This pin will act as your ‘record needle’. Step 4. Cut a strip of paper to wrap around …