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Tuesday, December 1, 2015

12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop-Day 8

Welcome to the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop Day 1. This hop will take place  November 24th through December 5th and the new postings each day will be posted by 8am eastern standard time. This hop will be full of wonderful ideas and inspiration to get you well on your way  of creating all of those beautiful Christmas project. This is an awesome way to get a lot of your Christmas cards, and scrapbook layouts  finished, home decorations completed and maybe even be inspired to  create something using a new technique that you have never tried.  There will be a new project posted each and every day by all the wonderful  amazing ladies in this hop. Also each day we will have a guest designer  or two for you to visit.

Be sure to check out this wonderful list of sponsors for this 12 Days
of Christmas Blog Hop. Blog candy will be given out each day of the hop.

Honeybearz Designs

Stampin Up Products with Honeybearz Designs

ScrappyDew

Scrappy Moms Stamps

Craftin Desert Diva's

Pretty Paper Pretty Ribbons

Pretty Cute Stamps

Kathy's Cozies

TreasureBox Designs

My Creative Time!

SVG Attic

Pink and Main

Little Scraps of Heaven Designs

Scrapping Bug Designs

Marjorie Ann Designs

Paper Nest Dolls

Cuddly Cute Designs

Too Cute By Jessica

KaDoodle Bug Designs

Midge and Madge Mingle

SVG Cuts

Lettering Delights




My project for Day 8 is  decorated jar candles.   I started with a  large Jar candle from Michaels, small jar candle from dollar store, mod podge, and glass glitter.   First I took the label off of the jar. 

Then, using a foam brush, I applied the mod podge to the glass jar in sections. As  I applied the mod podge to each section, I then sprinkled the colored glass glitter over the section.  

Once I had covered the entire jar, I let it sit for about 15 minutes, then I check for any spots not covered and applied mod podge to the spot and sprinkled the glitter over the area.   I let the glittered candle jars dry for at least 45 minutes.  Then, using my hot glue gun, ribbon, a small charm, jingle bell and poinsettia, I decorated each jar.  I even decorated the top of the jar.




The little jar was done in a mixture of green, pink and blue glass glitter.  And, I will be giving the little jar away as blog candy today.  All you need to do is be a follower and leave a comment below.  I will announce the winner tomorrow!!
1. Lisa Pontious ~ http://honeybearzdesigns2011.blogspot.com
Anna -http://grumpygrandmacreations.blogspot.com(Guest Designer)
Jana - http://www.rhapsodyonpaper.blogspot.com (Guest Designer)


2. Madge ~ http://www.thescrappinlounge.com/blog
3. Ashley W ~ http://marinewifesscrappinlife.blogspot.com
4. Sandy Hentzel~ http://scrapbookblessingsclub.com
5. Elizabeth Jeanne ~ http://CraftsByHappyStamper.com
6. Angela ~ www.crazy3monkeys.blogspot.com
7. Alicia ~ www.goldengoddessdesigns.blogspot.com
8. Miranda ~ www.nanasscrapspot.com
9. Daphne ~ http://craftyscrapsofstuff.blogspot.com
10. Rhonda ~ craftingwithblue.blogspot.com
11. Charmagne - http://www.sanurascraps.blogspot.com
12. Barbara-http://barbarab3.blogspot.com/
13. Lisa F ~ http://lisaslittlerascals.blogspot.com/
14. Sharondalyn~Http://www.clippingsbysharondalyn.blogspot.com
15. Jessi http://www.mylifeinartsncrafts.co
Thanks for stopping by, and your next stop is at the fabulous Lisa where I am sure she will have something spectacular to share with us.

15 comments:

Migdalia said...

They are all beautiful!! I love all of the glitter and and ribbon!!
Such a wonderful gift to goive to others.
This is Amazing!! Awesome job!
Have a blessed day,
Migdalia
*Crafting With Creative M*

Wunder's Crafty World said...

Beautiful candles!! I never heard of glass glitter, now I must have it!! Thanks =)

Golden Goddess Designs said...

lovely!! I want to do this!! great job!

Alicia

Cropalcoholic!! said...

Those are LOVELY!! I see that you are not of afraid of glitter either!! Thanks for sharing!

Heidi said...

What a fun idea!!! I've never seen anyone do this before. I love to see new ideas. They look so festive and fun! I can see I need to glitterize a few things myself for the holidays! Thanks for the inspiration. I may have to "lift" your wonderful idea. Hope mine turn out as lovely as yours. Truly delightful!

Miranda said...

These are soooo pretty!!!!!

mamawcindy said...

They look so pretty and sparkly. Love the little bells you added to them.

Marji Franklin said...

Oh my! How pretty!

Mary Holshouser said...

These are beautiful.
Using the glue will hopefully keep the glitter from
running all over.
The embellishments on the jars are so pretty.
thanks for sharing.

Ladybug said...

Whoa! Those have to be the most beautifulest (yes, that's a word, it's "mine" lol) jars I've ever seen.

Anna C said...

These are so pretty! And the glitter doesn't come off?

I want to make some of these. Does the jar say "glass" glitter?

Angela Corcoran said...

I love those! They would make fabulous gifts for my kids teachers!

Barbara B said...

Yes, the jar says glass glitter. Spray the jar with hairspray and it helps keep the glitter from coming off

nadia Crafter said...

Thank you for all the tips, those look really cool!

Theresa Knopf said...

Cute project!