Japanese folding fans, also known as sensu, are as beautiful as they are functional. Fashioned out of decorative paper and wood, you can make your own in just a few simple steps. DIY instructions here: http://www.ehow.com/how_4449525_make-japanese-fans.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=inline&utm_campaign=fanpage
To earn the Make Your Own badge, girls must decide on what they want to learn, figure out how they'll do that, then put their plans into action -- in other words, they're learning how to learn, a key 21st century skill! Once they've finished, they can go to this web site to design and order their badge -- a customized reminder of what they've learned.
Did you know girls can create and design their own Girl Scout badges? Girl Scouts from Brownies through Ambassadors can decide what they want to learn and develop on their own or with their Girl Scout friends a badge that helps them build a skill. Make Your Own badges can be earned once a year.