DIY Glitter Party Banner

Add a personalized, celebratory sparkle to your next party with our DIY glitter party banner craft project.  It's perfect for New Year's Eve parties, but you can easily change the message for whatever the occasion may be!

 

DIY Glitter Party BannerWhat You'll Need:

  • Cleaning sponges
  • Glue
  • Glitter
  • Paintbrush
  • Marker
  • Scissors
  • Large craft needle
  • Elastic thread or clear nylon thread
  • Sequins or beads (optional)

 

 

DIY Glitter Party Banner

STEP 1. Decide on your banner message. Cut each sponge in half and then draw block-style letters on each sponge to spell out your message.

 

 

 

 

DIY Glitter Party BannerSTEP 2. Cut out each sponge letter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

DIY Glitter Party BannerSTEP 3. Coat the letter thoroughly with glue. Be sure that the glue covers all the small holes in the sponge.

 

 

 

 

 

DIY Glitter Party BannerSTEP 4. Cover the glue with a generous sprinkling of glitter. Repeat glue and glitter process on all sides and allow letters to dry completely. 

 

 

 

 

DIY Glitter Party BannerSTEP 5. Measure and cut your thread so it is long enough to go through all the letters and have 8-10" extra on each end to hang. Tie a thick knot about 8" from one end and then push the needle and thread through the center of each letter.

 

 

 

DIY Glitter Party BannerSTEP 6. Tie a thick, knot at the other end once you have spelled out your party message. Add sequins or beads between letters or words for more flare.

 

 

 

 

DIY Glitter Party BannerSTEP 7. Hang and get ready to party!

 

 

 

 

 

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