Add These Adorable ‘Bambi’ Squash to Your Thanksgiving Kids Table

image source: elise apfell | disney family

Thanksgiving calls for family (and friends) near and far to gather around the table to catch up and enjoy some delicious eats. And we couldn’t think of a more adorable centerpiece for the kids table than these Bambi Squash. They’ll be fawning over them!

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For more magical centerpiece ideas, try this Mickey Sorcerer’s Hat Cornucopia:

What You’ll Need

  • Brown, white, black, light blue, pink, beige, reddish brown, and grey felt
  • Scissors
  • Grey and pink paper
  • Hot glue
  • 3 autumn squash or gourds
  • Large, white pom pom

How To Make It

  1. Cut out 3 mouth pieces: white, beige, and grey.
  2. Cut out 3 smiles and 2 noses from black, and 1 nose from pink.
  3. Next, cut out all 3 eyes from white, black, and brown for Thumper; beige for Bambi; and blue for Flower.
  4. Cut out grey and pink paper for Thumper’s ears.
  5. To make Bambi’s ears, cut out the reddish brown felt, pink paper (for support), and black felt for the tips.
  6. Cut out a large piece from the reddish brown for the front of Bambi’s face.
  7. Cut out 2 black ears for Flower and add a pom pom on top!
  8. Attach all pieces with hot glue.


All cutting and gluing should be done by an adult.

Posted 3 years Ago
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