*also could be a good mat for a sensory area. I bought 44 noodles from the dollar store (and they are Made in the USA). Tied them all together with floating rope and it worked GREAT! Yay for homemade lake toys!
I like this, but I think I'd use a slimmer size of PVC pipe. Black hanging lanterns - fixtures are suspended with decorative chain. PVC pipe, wrapped with rope conceals the chains and helps support the lanterns.