30 Days of HoliDIY: Glitter Ombre Ornament

Add sparkle to your tree with these DIY glitter ornaments from Paper & Stitch

 Glitter Ornaments

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Brighten up your Christmas tree this year with ombre glitter ornaments. This quick and easy project will get you excited for the upcoming holiday season. These ornaments make for a great gift topper for presents, too.

What you'll need:

 Glitter Ombre Ornaments

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Plaster ornaments in various shapes
Craft glue
Foam brush
Glitter
Small Bowl

Step 1:

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Apply glue generously to the bottom of the ornament.

Step 2:

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Pour glitter into small bowl and dip the bottom of the ornament into the glitter. Tap off excess and dip again if needed.

 

 Glitter Ombre Ornaments

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Step 3:

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Next, add a lighter coat of glue just above the glitter that is already attached to the ornament.

Step 4:

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Grab a pinch full of glitter with your fingers and lightly pour over the ornament and tap of excess. This coat of glitter should be lighter/ less heavy than the last.

Step 5:

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Repeat this process all the way up the ornament, an inch or two at a time.

 

 Glitter Ombre  Ornaments

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You're done!

 Glitter Ombre Ornaments

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Brittni Mehlhoff isblogger behind Paper & Stitch where she shares DIY projects. Follow her on Pinterest, Instagram, and Facebook.

 

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