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Tailgate DIY: Colouring Pages

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Tailgate DIY: Colouring Pages

Tailgate DIY: Colouring Pages Download and print these colouring pages to become a true artist *kiss*. Each of these pages have a dashed border to indicate where you could frame these pieces of art in an 8x10 frame. If I may suggest, do multiple versions in different colours creating a pop art style motif for your wall!  Just click on each name to download and enjoy :-) Retro Trading Card Style: Baseball Retro Trading Card Style: Basketball Retro Trading Card Style: Football

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Tailgate DIY: Baseball Themed Puzzles

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Tailgate DIY: Baseball Themed Puzzles

Tailgate DIY: Baseball Themed Puzzles Check out these exclusive puzzles for you to print and complete at home! Click on the puzzle name for a downloadable PDF.  Sorry, I didn't have enough patience to make them PDF fillable *shrug*. Have fun! Historic Baseball Players - Crossword Puzzle Degree of Difficulty: it's a doozy 5/5 Check the Historic Baseball Players ANSWER KEY if you're stuck Current MLB Mascots - Word Search Puzzle Degree of Difficulty: so-so 2.5/5  

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Tailgate DIY: Reupholstered Bar Stools

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Tailgate DIY: Reupholstered Bar Stools
Tailgate DIY: Reupholstered Bar Stools Nope, I'm not a professional upholsterer, just a gal with blah bar stools, cool fabric and a stapler. If you want to take some stools from blah to beautiful, check out this easy to do DIY!

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Tailgate DIY: Baseball Card Advent Calendar

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Tailgate DIY: Baseball Card Advent Calendar

Tailgate DIY: Baseball Card Advent Calendar It's the holiday season and baseball is still in our hearts.  So let's make a baseball card advent calendar!  This is an activity that is kid, tween, teen AND adult friendly.  Making this with your kid for them to enjoy after completion?  Have them help up to the point of putting the cards in so it's still a surprise. If you're making this for yourself, ask someone else to stuff the cards in for you so it's a real surprise each day!  Check the bottom for variations so you can put your own twist on...

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Tailgate DIY: Baseball Yarn Pom-Pom Rug

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Tailgate DIY: Baseball Yarn Pom-Pom Rug

Tailgate DIY: Baseball Yarn Pom-Pom Rug Pom-poms aren't just for cheerleaders!  We made a bunch of yarn pom-poms and built a custom baseball rug.  We went big and made it 3x3' in size - it looks awesome on the floor, but with the proper backing, we could also convert it into a beautiful wall hanging.  You could easily take these instructions and make a softball (just change the colours!), basketball, football, soccer ball...Or if you don't like sports, make this a multi-colour rug using different colours of yarn in a circle, oval, square, rectangular shape.   Check out the deets: 1....

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