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DIY: Bird Nest

  • April 2, 2015
  • By Sabine


Easter is almost here and I have one last Easter project I’d like to show you. I made a bird nest with materials found in my back yard. If you’ve followed my blog for let’s say five minutes, you know I like simplicity in all aspects of my life. This bird nest is just that: simple.

Before I get to my tutorial, I want to wish you a very happy and blessed Easter.


I started with a bowl and aluminum foil to create a form for my bird nest.


Set the foil on top of the bowl and press it to the bowl. Remove the bowl. Now you have a shape for your bird nest.


This is what I used to make the nest. I also added some feathers.


With a glue gun, glue your materials to the aluminum foil bowl.


Shake off any excess branches, leaves, etc. It also helps trimming the nest a bit.


Add eggs. These are plastic eggs I Mod Podged with colored paper. You can see this post here.


This nest reminds me of the bird nests my sister and I used to find on my grandmother’s farm. We loved looking at them.


This could make a cute table decoration for Easter. Or check out my Easter Egg Vases.

Happy Easter!

By Sabine, April 2, 2015
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Mom in Music City is a lifestyle blog, written by Sabine Schmidt, celebrating a simple and practical approach to home improvement, decor, beauty, food, parenting, and much more.

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