Glittery Snowflakes

I’m on a big snowflake kick this year.  It started with my Snowflake and Mercury Glass mantle and it has been spreading throughout our house like some kind of snowflake epidemic.  Blame it on the lack of snow last year and so far this year…

The newest snowy addition to our house are these glittery snowflakes.

They started out as plain ole MDF snowflakes from the craft store.  Then, I added two coats of light blue paint.

Then, I added a layer of modge podge and sprinkle white glitter all over them while they were still wet.

It took awhile to paint and glitter them so I just stuck to three which I added over the little table in our hallway that holds the Advent Calendar.


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  1. I love snowflakes around the house. They are really festive!
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  2. It’s such a perfect winter’s touch. You’re super creative and fun with your decorating.
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  3. I love decorating with snowflakes and snowmen, because you can keep them on display all winter. Love the advent calendar with the mittens!
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  4. I love the serene look that decorating with snowflakes gives. Definitely one of my favorite winter decor items.
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  5. That advent calendar is just adorable!

  6. Your snowflakes look very nice. I think the extra work of the modge podge and the glitter really kicked things up a notch.
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  7. aww how adorable! I want to make some of these with the kids!

  8. Okay, those are super-cute and look very easy. Wow, thanks for the idea. I have no sense of thinking of things like these.

  9. so pretty! and simple. i adore your advent calendar too
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  10. Those are pretty. I really like your advent calendar too.

  11. Really like your advent calendar! Your Snowflake and Mercury Glass Christmas Mantel is cute too!
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  12. These are so cute. You are definitely crafty. I always want to do things like this yet I always seem to mess it up.
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  13. I love it.. the snowflakes look super cool and I love your Advent Calendar, we have one every year, but ours gets little treats..thanks for sharing, super cute ideas
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  14. Pretty! I’d love to do a whole tree of these!
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  15. I think these are very beautiful and would look awesome in any home!
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  16. I am a snowman and snowflake fanatic. I think the sparkly snow decorations are so elegant. You managed to turn a Dollar Store decoration into a designer piece.
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  17. I just love the little mittens! The snowflakes are great too. Love the light blue color and all of the subtle glitter. I think these would go great in my house too!
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  18. very cute idea, love the sparkles!
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  19. What a wonderful idea, I love that! They look so pretty!
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  20. Those look awesome!
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