A unique folklore Halloween project: Himmeli
Here is a great way to bring a little bit of cultural education into the holidays, while doing something meaningful during the Halloween night preparation.
Originating from the Swedish word for sky or heaven, himmell, the Himmeli are traditional ornaments from Finland that are traditionally made out of straw.They make beautiful and very memorial art, that can be treasured by your family for years to come.
Don’t panic! For those of you who have not done Himmeli before, this is actually a really easy DIY. Many Himmeli projects can be complex, but this one is simple and fun for all ages!! be on-trend and take your Halloween decorations to the next level!
Watch the videos included with the product together, or use the printed instructions with the kiddos, and then stand back and be amazed by your work!
This kit includes:
- Instructions and style inspiration
This will be your most stylish decor of the season.
Download the instructions here
Video Instructions are given in the links below, and are in order by steps.
Introduction to Pom Poms
Pom Poms Step 1
Pom Poms Step 2
Full Pom Pom Instructions
How to add Alternative Accessories
Final with Halloween Accessories
Final Mobile Video (hanging)
NOTE: Comes with a free coloring box.