Project Guide

How to Make an Illuminated Star

1
ARRANGE DOWELS
Arrange dowels - Make an Illuminated Star

Arrange the dowels to form a five-pointed star.

2
ZIP TIE THE FIVE POINTS
Zip tie five points - Make an Illuminated Star
  • Secure the outer and inner five points with zip ties.
  • Trim the zip tie ends.
3
DRAPE STRING LIGHTS ALONG DOWEL
Drape string lights dowel - Make an Illuminated Star
  • Secure the plug end of the string lights to the point of the star with a zip tie.
  • Drape the string lights along the length of the dowel, staggering the strands so the lights are more visible.
  • Secure at each end with a zip tie.
  • Repeat along each dowel until the star is outlined completely.
  • Trim the zip tie ends.