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This Seashell Wind Chime is so easy to make and is a perfect beachy accessory to your porch or wherever you want to hang it.

What You Need: One big starfish, plus a variety of smaller seashells.


(Seashells, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Drilling the center of the starfish

(Drilling the center of the starfish, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Step One: Carefully drill a hole through each section of the starfish, including the center.

Threading fishing line through starfish

(Threading fishing line through starfish, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Step Two: Thread fishing line through each hole and knot it securely.

Drilling hole through shells

(Drilling hole through shells, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Step Three: Carefully drill a hole through each seashell. Don’t apply too much pressure or the shell could break.

Threading shell and knotting it securely

(Threading shell and knotting it securely, photo by: J. Clegg.)

Step Four: Thread the fishing line through the hole and knot it securely. You can attach multiple shells to each line.

Seashell wind chime in tree

(Seashell wind chime in tree, photo by: J. Clegg.)

And you’re done! Hang this Seashell Wind Chime in a tree and let the sweet sounds wash over you. To get even more beachy, check out our delish, tropical Rum Punch Recipe. Mix up some cocktails, close your eyes and let your mind wander to the sand ‘n surf.




A True Beach Lover




Limited time and availability. To be eligible for this promotion you must 1) be an approved ER&R Club member by 11:59 p.m. CST on November 4, 2019 2) be within the first 25 ER&R Club members to sign up for the promotion 3) make a double or single occupancy booking for 5 or more nights. Bookings must be made and payment must be collected through a designated CheapCaribbean agent between November 11-20, 2019. Travel must be completed between January,1 and June 30, 2020. Blackout dates include but are not limited to April 3-19 and May 20-27, 2020.


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