Whether you celebrate Rakshabandhan in the traditional way or have your own ways to celebrate the day, making these Shrinkie Rakhis with your original artwork will be a lot of fun!

You Will Need

Plastic Food Saving Box
Scissors
Sharpies
Hole Puncher
Aluminium Foil
Thread to Make the Rakhis

Steps Involved

Cut out a piece of the plastic food saving box.unnamed (1)

Make your design. Draw an outline and make a mark for where you will punch a hole to string the thread. Cut it out and and punch the hole using a hole puncher.

DIY Shrinkie Rakhi

Place your art pieces on aluminium foil, preheat oven to 325 F. Place the pieces in the oven for 2-3 mins. It is super fun to watch them shrink! Don’t leave them in too long.

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Your Shrinkies are ready!

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String them with thread and your Rakhis are ready!

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