You will need
Top tip: rummage through your recycling for materials – use a cereal box to make your headband or swap tinfoil for shiny wrappers!
- two A4 sheets of thick paper or card
- felt tip pens or coloured pencils
- embellishments to add some sparkle, like old or broken jewellery or pressed flowers
- sticky tape or a stapler
1) Download the template
Download and print this crown template onto one of the sheets of card. If you don’t have a printer, draw it out instead.
2) Decorate your crown
Use pens or pencils to decorate the crown! Whatever takes your fancy.
3) Cover in sparkles
Cover in tin foil or sparkly materials to make it look fancy!
4) Create a headband
Use the second sheet of card to create your headband. Cut three horizonal strips (about 5cm wide) and tape or staple together to form one long strip.
5) Cut out your crown
Carefully cut out your decorated crown, add glue and stick in the centre of your headband.
6) Staple it
Wrap the band around your head and tape or staple to the correct size.
7) Show off your crown
Ta da! There you have it – your very own coronation crown, perfect for pictures at your Coronation Big Lunch.
We’d love to see what your crowns look like!
Share your photos with the team at firstname.lastname@example.org (but make sure you get consent from anyone modelling your crowns first!).
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