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How To Make A Diaper Swing

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This crafty diaper swing will amaze everyone at the baby shower! You use only 21 diapers (newborn size 1) and can give the rest of the package to mommy-to-be. Its simple, sweet, fun and unique. Perfect for a display, centerpiece decoration, and gift! Easy to follow directions and few materials will create this joyful swing!



  • plastic coat hanger, solid no grooves in it.
  • 4 wire hangers with removable cardboard or use paper towel roll holders as an alternative.
  • wooden dowel long enough to cut 5 sections and narrow enough to fit up inside cardboard holders. (note you will also be cutting 4 smaller sections anywhere from 2-4 inches to fit in the bottom of swing sides)
  • packing tape
  • measuring tape and ruler
  • scissors and also something heavier duty to cut or saw wooden dowel.
  • 3/16" foam poster board
  • cardboard
  • hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • package of at least 21 diapers, size 1 (8-14 lbs.).
  • your choice of gift wrap in solid color or prints
  • 10" baby doll or teddy bear
  • decorative flat ribbon for swing seat belt
  • thick yarn to connect from swing frame to the swing seat.

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