Pipe cleaners are one of my secret weapons as a mom! They provide endless entertainment, and can be thrown in a diaper bag for cars or planes with absolutely no mess. And they can always be used somehow for decoration. Like the simplest spider webs ever!
I used a (definitely not-ironed) napkin as a guide to keep the 90 degree angle I needed to fit in a window:
I twisted them together in the top corner, and then started adding the curved cross-strings, looping them around the straight ones to keep everything solid:
We kept adding layers till I got to the end of the straight pieces:
I could have put it up like this, but then I remembered Charlotte's Web...anyone else? And I thought it'd be fun to add a word to the web itself:
We're going to add these all over the house now!