Your child 3-5 years

The paper mache crown

Here is a DIY 100% recycled to crown your loves! This paper mache wreath is easy to make and goes cardboard. Video explanations with Coralie.


  • Cardboard
  • Paper towels
  • Glue
  • Paint or paint spray
  • Cutter
  • Stapler
  • Rule
  • Pencil
  • Decorations: jewels, golden thread, pipe cleaner, glitter, double-sided ...

Production :

  • 1- On a cardboard, draw a strip about 8 cm wide. Then another above 10 cm wide. (For the length, adjust to the size of the head).
  • 2- Create on the second band teeth for the crown.
  • 3- Cut it with the cutter.
  • 4- Staple both ends.
  • 5- Coat the crown with paper towels coated with homemade glue (link to add) paper mache way
  • 6- Let it dry overnight.
  • 7- Paint it in the color of your choice.
  • 8- Decorate with what you have on hand: glitter, stickers, jewels, pearls, empty coffee capsules ...

And voila !