What I Used:
Plastic reindeer toys
Gold Nail Varnish
Loose Gold Glitter
To start this simple, easy and festive DIY, begin coating your plastic toys in a layer or two of
nail varnish [alternatively, spray paint / paint] - don't worry about covering every inch of the toy
- the main aim of this is to create a block of colour and have a base not too dissimilar to the glitter colour if any come loose or doesn't stick to an area:
...before dunking in to a bowl of loose glitter and covering completely:
Secure your glitter in place with a generous spray of hairspray:
Here are a few ideas: jar tops, sweetie jar embellishments and decorative display:
Alternatively, you can add a step before the nail varnish to create place holder, like in this Easter post.
More plastic animal related DIYs here, here and here.
see you next time x