Koinobori Windsock

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In Japan, Children's Day is heralded by the appearance of flying fish known as "koinobori". Make a carp-shaped windsock to fly in the breeze outside your home!

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Instructions

1. Fold your fabric in half and cut a curved line to make a fish shape. Save the scraps.

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2. Paint eyes and scales. Use scraps to make fins and a tail.

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3. Fold the edges of the mouth over the macramé ring and stitch the fabric together with wire.

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4. Glue the belly of the fish together, inserting the fins midway and the tail at the end. Allow the windsock to dry. Add a wire and hang it outside!

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