Wednesday, November 9, 2016

DIY~Gorgeous Sparkling Snowflake Ornaments! Easy & Inexpensive!


These stunning snowflakes were up-cycled from the cheap, white plastic glittery snowflakes that you can find in the stores for about $2 a dozen. These were UNBELIEVABLY easy to make and inexpensive! To see my full tutorial on just how easy this was to do AND with BEAUTIFUL results, click on the following YouTube link:




Materials Needed:

*White Plastic Snowflakes
*Mod Podge One Coat Gloss Finish (Blue label)
*Marquee Love Silver/White Glitter (Michael's)
*Recollections Tinsel Glitter in Blush OR Frost (Michael's)
*Jumbo Glitter in Crystal Quartz (Walmart)
*Lace for bows (Walmart carries the lace in capsules for a dollar each)
*Pearl chain in 6mm, rhinestone chain in 2mm, tassels about 3.5 inches long or so
*Upholstery Thread in White (Walmart)
*2 10mm Jump Rings
*20mm flat back embellishment or button for center of snowflake

*Hot Glue Gun
*Small Wire Cutter or Nipper Tool
*Brush (I use the make up brush by Elf. You can buy them at Dollar Tree.)
*Scissors

**TIP** I purchased my rhinestone AB cup chain from the following Ebay seller: http://www.ebay.com/sch/ela.liu/m.html 

SS6 AB Rhinstone Cup Chain

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