Superhero Shades

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Superhero Shades
  • Prep 0 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Servings 1

Kids will love these beautiful homemade shades decorated with Cheerios® cereal - ready in just 20 minutes. MORE+ LESS-

Updated October 1, 2010


sheet of craft foam (12x8 1/2 inch)
Paper hole punch
pipe cleaners
Cheerios™ cereal


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  • 1
    Measure from the center of one of your child's eyes to the center of the other eye with the ruler. Use this measurement to make 2 dots with the pencil in the center of the craft foam the same distance apart as your child's eyes.
  • 2
    Draw a 3 1/2-inch shape around each dot for the frames of the glasses. Draw a 1 1/2-inch circle inside each shape for the eye holes. Draw a 1/2-inch-wide strip connecting the 2 shapes. Cut out the frames of the glasses along the lines.
  • 3
    Punch holes on either side of the frames with the hole punch. Twist a pipe cleaner onto each hole to create earpieces for the shades.
  • 4
    Spread glue on the front of frames and decorate with the cereal. Let stand until dry.

Expert Tips

  • You could also decorate a pair of store-bought plastic sunglasses instead of cutting out your own.

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