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How To Make Your Own Glitter Vase

Updated on January 26, 2016

#DIY CRAFT FOR ANY AGE!

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DIY Glitter Vase Gift

This is a great craft and is so very simple to do. I saw this done on a TV home decorating show and couldn't wait to try it. I will be hosting my oldest daughters baby shower in June this year and thought this crafting project would be great to make a few of these and give them out at game prizes for her guests.

The estimated cost to do this really was just an estimate to try . I know not everyone shops at the same place for crafting supplies. However if you ever have the chance and have a value store like Dollar General or Dollar Tree I do encourage you venture in sometime and take a look around. I know you'll be surprised in just what you might find.

And for me I am always on the look out for the best affordable items as I have a very tight household budget. All the glass vases, glitter (pk-6), foam brushes (pk-6) and glue (pk-6) I bought at the Dollar Tree and my cost for three vase projects came to $6.

#HappyCrafting

Time required: 1.5 - 3

Difficulty: easy

Cost: $5-10

Materials:

  • Elmers Glue
  • Glitter
  • Glass Container your choice

Tools:

  • Clear work area
  • Disposable tablecloth
  • Small Foam brush
  • Dry small Paint brush
  • small container cup for glue
  • bowl of water
  • Clean dry rag for any clean up
  • square or oblong pan to catch loose glitter

Step 1: Set-up your work area

Step 2: Apply glue onto glass a section at a time.

Step 3: Sprinkle glitter to cover area of glue Apply glue again to new section of glass Once complete let glue dry before you start second layer of glitter

Step 4: Apply glue half way up glass Repeat sprinkling glitter until you completed all areas around glass Once complete let glue dry before you start third la

Step 5: Layer one on the right. Layer two on the left.

Step 6: Apply 1/3 way up glass from the bottom Repeat sprinkling glitter until you completed all areas around glass

Step 7: 1st stage to final stage

Will you make this easy DIY Glitter Vase?

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Do you enjoy crafting? Any tips, tricks or suggestions? I would love to hear about them here.

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    • Corrinna-Johnson profile image

      Corrinna Johnson 

      4 years ago from BC, Canada

      Lovely! My daughter's friend made and gave one similar to this to her for Christmas! Great git idea!

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      Fay Favored 

      4 years ago from USA

      A fun project for the family or classroom. You can get creative with these as gifts for each individual also.

    • amandascloset0 profile image

      amandascloset0 

      4 years ago

      These would make great gifts as well as look great in my girls rooms! I think I'll make a summer day project out of it and let them make them for their own rooms.

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      angelatvs 

      4 years ago

      Great to make a vase like this and give it as a gift filled with fresh flowers

    • AnonymousC831 profile image

      AnonymousC831 

      4 years ago from Kentucky

      Love this idea.

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      katiesnow 

      4 years ago

      seems simple and what a fantastic outcome! luv it!

    • DreyaB profile image

      DreyaB 

      4 years ago from France

      That's great and seems fairly simple - it sure will sparkle! Thanks for sharing. :0)

    • SusanDeppner profile image

      Susan Deppner 

      4 years ago from Arkansas USA

      Beautiful craft! I'm sure this could be used for just about any occasion. Love the butterflies!

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