(20 crafty days of christmas) glittered vintage bulbs

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My bloggy pal Laura of Pink Cake Plate is here today to show us how to make vintage inspired glittered bulbs. I saw these in person over the weekend at her cookie exchange party and they are so adorable!

Hi Crafty Vanessa fans! I am Laura and I blog at Pink Cake Plate!! I am so excited to be here again to share with you a quick easy Holiday craft!! I love vintage Christmas light bulbs they are so cute. Well they are pretty hard to find to, but I was at Home Depot and came across a package of clear bulbs for only a few dollars! I knew just what I wanted to do with them!!

Encrust them with GLITTER!! I love GLITTER!!

You will only need a few things for this easy craft.

Mod Podge any kind will work

paint brush I used a sponge brush


light bulbs these can be new or vintage

Step 1: Completely cover glass part of bulb with Mod Podge

Step 2: Generously pour glitter over wet Mod Podge.

Step 3: Let Dry! That is it!

Make these in a lot of different colors and you will have a very pretty, very sparkly holiday decoration!!

This is what I did with mine and some cookie cutters! I love this!! I hung them from my light fixture over my dining room table!!

I wish you all a very Happy Holiday Season!!!

Hello See Vanessa Craft readers my name is Laura and I blog over at Pink Cake Plate. I am a working Mom who has been with the most prestigious Domain Registrar Company for 5 years now. I am a step-mom to 3 kids and I have one Grand Baby, Rilee! I am not new to the blogging world as I have been a wondrous lurker!! I love to cook, bake, sew and do all types of crafts!!

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Hi, I'm Vanessa!

Welcome to See Vanessa Craft! I’m Vanessa, an MSSW and mom of two in Arizona, and I’m happy you’re here to get inspired with me. It’s my mission in life to spread creativity through crafts, recipes, travel and more in order to live a life well lived.