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Spiral Twirlers

Every garden deserves some whimsy and adding twirlers to various places means you can watch them twirl gently in the breeze. I hope all of you are enjoying a lovely summer.  Even though I’ve been taking a break from posting on a regular basis I’ve been making things for the garden and today I want to share a spiral twirler that I recently made.
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The PVC Twirler

I’ve had a pvc garden twirler or whirligig or wind spinner for many years.  It was purchased on a camping trip from another camper who made various spinners to hang on the awnings of your trailer.   I love the motion of the spinners and had to have one of my own.  I decided that I wanted another of these for the garden and set about to make my own.
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The PVC Twirler Directions

With the print friendly option you can choose how much or how little you want to print, just mouse over the text for the option to delete. Images can be included or not. This pattern is ©Crafty Gardener and my not be sold or posted on any other site. Please share the link so others may visit. The pipe (1/2 inch diameter) comes in a long piece and needs to be cut into 15 cm or 6 inch pieces.  You need 12 pieces and 12 elbows. 1. You start by connecting two pieces with an elbow.  This makes a 90 degree
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Mini Conch Shell Twirler Pattern

  With the print friendly option you can choose how much or how little you want to print, just mouse over the text for the option to delete. Images can be included or not. This mini conch shell is perfect for a keychain or make several to create a mobile.  This was a little craft we made when I was a Girl Guide leader. This pattern is ©Crafty Gardener and my not be sold or posted on any other site. Please share the link so others may visit. -pipecleaner -14 count plastic canvas You need 7 count plastic canvas cut
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Conch Shell Twirler Pattern

  With the print friendly option you can choose how much or how little you want to print, just mouse over the text for the option to delete. Images can be included or not but due to formatting on the post they may show up all over the place. Conch Shell Twirler This pattern is ©Crafty Gardener and my not be sold or posted on any other site. Please share the link so others may visit. Twirlers or whirlygigs are so much fun to have in the garden. Even the gentle breeze will make them twirl.  I make them from
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