DIY: Homemade Shaped Crayons!

how to make shaped crayons at home

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My daughter is forever asking me to buy those crayons that are done in different shapes? I of course refuse because I am not paying an extra $3.00 just because the wax was shaped. However, Good Deal Divas has come up with a way to make homemade shaped crayons!


Step 1:


homemade crayons

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Line a muffin pan with aluminum foil. Then take all of the broken crayons you have lying around, peel the paper and sort them into cups like shown in the photo above.

Step 2:


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Pop your muffin pan in a 250 degree oven and heat for 15-20 minutes.

Step 3:

Head over HERE to Good Deal Divas for the rest of the directions!


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Stacy Barr is the face and brain behind the frugal living and personal finance blog, Adventures in Coupons as well as the author of "Six Dollar Family: From Six Dollars to Six Figures". She lives in East Texas with her husband, daughter, 2 cats, and 2 rescued pups that are almost as tall as she is. Stacy loves helping others save and build a better life for themselves as she has done for herself. In her off time, she can frequently be found in front the television making fun of "B" class movies with her hubby, belting out bad karaoke with her daughter, and of course, saving every dime that she possibly can. When asked to describe herself, she will tell you that she is a "perpetual pajama lounger who occasionally writes on a blog." Stacy is very PR friendly and can be contacted by email.
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  1. So far they look like colored Reese’s cups! Heading to next page to see end results..

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