Skip to main content

DIY~Easy To Make Beautiful Shabby Chic Buttons!


You can make beautiful acrylic "shabby chic" buttons to use in all sorts of crafts! Use them as faux knobs for trinket boxes, you can place the buttons on top of decorative bottles or use them in your shabby chic crafts/ornaments. You can also add an earring post to the back with a little E-6000 glue and make a pair of shabby chic earrings for yourself! Your imagination is your only limit! 

Click on the following YouTube link for my full tutorial on how to make this EASY and inexpensive craft project:



Materials Needed:
*10mm Round, Faceted Acrylic AB Beads (I found mine at Michael's in a box. There are several different shades in the box and they are made by Bead Landing.)
*2mm Rhinestone AB Close Cup Chain (I listed the Ebay seller I used below.)
*26 or 28 Gauge Craft Wire OR Floral Wire
*Chunky Glitter Vinyl OR Cardstock (Silver or Gold)
*Amazing Craft Goop OR E-6000

Tools I Used:
Wire Cutter
Round Nose Pliers

I bought my rhinestone AB cup chain from the following Ebay seller:


Comments

Popular posts from this blog

DIY~Gorgeous Sparkly Plastic Spoon Ornaments From Dollar Tree! Amazing!

Make your own gorgeous Dollar Tree silver plastic spoon ornaments! Use your left over craft supplies, such as charms, buttons, etc.~ The possibilities are endless! Please click on my following YouTube link to see how to put these beauties together:

https://youtu.be/w16wVkM3W7Q

It's really important that you watch my YouTube video Tutorial before making these ornaments. They aren't difficult to put together at all, however, I have a lot of valuable info that will keep you from making the mistakes that I made when I first started this. Plus, you'll have a better understanding of what you will need or what you have available to you to put these ornaments together. :o)


Materials Needed:

*Dollar Tree Metallic Silver Plastic Ware Spoons
*Various shades and grits of glitter (Please see tutorial for explanation!)
*Mod Podge Super Gloss~One Coat Gloss Finish
*12mm flatback Resin Hearts, Rhinestones, Pearls, Etc.
*Tiny Heart Charms or Word Charms (See Tutorial)
*Filigree Connectors
*Bails, Sm…

DIY~Stunning Dancing Lights Faux Candle Ornament!

Make this super inexpensive and beautiful "dancing lights" faux candle ornament! This was very easy to put together and it looks so beautiful in the dark. Please click on the following link to see my full YouTube tutorial on how to make this!

https://youtu.be/h5hfT3NkoYM


Materials Needed

*Open Face Acrylic Bulb ~ The seller that I mentioned in my video has not restocked this item, therefore, I'm giving you a few alternative links as to where you can purchase these bulbs. 

Factory Direct Crafts calls it an "Open Face Ornament."
https://factorydirectcraft.com

http://www.orientaltrading.com

*They also sell the bulbs as a seasonal Christmas item at Michael's for $2.99 each. 

*Iridescent Type Glitter (I used HeidiSwapp's Love Marquee) You can find this at Michael's or on Ebay.
*Decorative Christmas Picks (See tutorial!)
*Faux Candle from the Dollar Tree
*Flat Back Rhinestones (Crystal) from the Dollar Tree
*Silver Diamond Mesh from the Dollar Tree
*Rhinestone Reindee…

DIY~Adorable Wrapped Charm Ornaments Made With Left Over Craft Supply Bits & Pieces!

You can EASILY make these adorable wrapped charm ornaments from all the bits and bobs you have left over in your craft supply stash! So look in your drawers and in all those little boxes you have stowed away for left over buttons, bits, bobs, ribbon, charm, etc! Click on the following link to see my full tutorial! Enjoy!

https://youtu.be/2OWpeInAgVI


Materials Needed

* Wide Tongue Depressors- 8 inch long by 1 inch wide. (I bought mine at Micheal's, however, I recently saw the same size at Walmart in the craft section.)
* Left over ribbon (See tutorial!)
*Left over buttons, charms, flat back embellishments, etc. 
*Left over cords
*Jump Rings (7mm or 8mm)


*Jump Rings
*Hot Glue Gun
* Hole Puncher (I use a bottle cap hole puncher that I purchased on Ebay.)
* Pair of strong, long blade junky scissors that you don't really care about. 
*Precision or detail scissors
*Ruler 
*Mechanical Pencil 

*I've used the following Ebay seller many times when purchasing "bling" for my projects. I…