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This adorable craft will keep kids busy if you have Cinco de Mayo plans for tomorrow! Travis and I made ours early, but the craft easily multiplies to keep kids of various ages entertained.

First, I hot glued one paper cup upside down onto a paper plate for each sombrero. Pretty, colorful plates work best, although you could use white if kids will want to decorate them with markers.

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We set out an assortment of decorations, including tassels, pom poms, pipe cleaner pieces, and a big dish of glue.

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Travis’s favorite decoration by far was to dip a pom pom in glue before finding the perfect spot for it on his sombrero.

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Ole!

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To attach tassels to the brim of the sombrero required more hot glue, so that was another grown up step.

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Now place atop your head and celebrate (glass of leche optional)!

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