How to make a kissing ball

Items needed:
red velvet ribbon, 1/2 inch and 1 inch
6 or 8 inch embroidery hoop
florist wire
hot glue 

Separate the two pieces of the embroidery hoops and fit them

one inside the other, at a 90 degree angle. Secure in this position
with florist wire or hot glue. Secure a piece of the 1/2 ribbon to
the bottom of the hoop. Wind the ribbon around the edges of the

wrapping each "arm" in a spiral motion until the wood is covered
completely. Secure with hot glue. 

Form two bows with the 1 inch ribbons, leaving the ends dangling. 

Secure one to the bottom of the joined hoops, the other to the top.
Gather the mistletoe into a ball, secure the ends with florist
Insert inside the globe and twist the florist wire to the top
of the ball. Hang the ball somewhere you are sure to get kissed! 


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