HOW TO: Make an Edible Miniature High Line Park-Themed Thanksgiving Centerpiece

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Step 7: The rest of the “landscape architecture” is really up to you, but the way I did it was to divide each takeout box into one distinct zone. I admit that I rendition is quite abridged and not exactly accurate. I just chose my favorite parts of the High Line and translated them as best as I saw fit:

Box 1: Gansevoort stair, beginning of railroad tracks
Box 2: Beginning of woodlands
Box 3: The thick of the woodlands
Box 4: The sundeck and sunning chairs
Box 5: Water feature and 10th Ave. Plaza

Check out the gallery to see how I populated each box, or do it your own way! I think it’s pretty self-explanatory but here are some of the parts that you might need extra information for:

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The water feature: I created a “pool” by folding a piece of foil into a shallow box and pressing it into my mashed potatoes. Then I filled it with a mixture of agar agar colored with blue food coloring and made cut the chairs out of quince paste. If you don’t care about keeping your High Line vegetarian, feel free to use Jello for the water.

Yuka

About Yuka

Yuka Yoneda is a writer, cheese lover and JeDIY master whose love of recycled fashion led her to start Clossette.com as a resource for folks looking to revamp what they already have in their closets. Her penchant for crafting has a lot to do with what she's seen around her in NYC, where she was born and raised. She believes that if you can "make it" here, you can "make it" anywhere, so that's exactly what she does. Yuka is also the Managing Editor of Inhabitat NYC and her refashioned clothing and DIY ideas have been featured on The Today Show, Glamour, HGTV.com and other websites and magazines. Yuka also writes for Ecouterre and has written for The Daily Green and The New York Times.

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