Everyone loves glitter! Okay… so maybe not everyone loves the mess that it makes while you’re crafting, but the end results sure are gorgeous! If you can contain the mess (or if you don’t mind having a light dusting of sparkle across all of your things), then glitter projects are some of the most DIY fun you’ll have. They also make for super fun decor pieces!
Check out these easy glitter ideas for people whose lives need just a little more shine!
1. Glitter bottle cap necklaces
This craft is a double bonus: it’s sparkly and it upcycles!
2. Glitter bowl
3. Glitter striped cork board
Even just a subtle hint of glitter throughout your day can cheer you right up! Try making Madigan Made’s glitter striped cork board and see for yourself.
4. Glitter dipped candle jars
With a little bit of paint and glitter (and maybe some sealing spray if you’re worried about sparkle shedding), it’s super easy to make cute candle holders from old mason jars.
5. Glitter keys
Have you ever had trouble telling your keys apart? That’s easy to fix, and you can do it with glitter! Check out this super easy method on
6. Glitter seashell ornaments
7. Glitter notebooks
Having a notebook in your purse for making lists and writing down ideas is always useful, but it’s even better when the notebook is fabulously glittered. Check out the tutorial on
8. DIY glitter hangers
Glittering your hangers is the best and brightest way to organize your clothing! Follow the instructions on
9. DIY glitter and acrylic tray
Whether you use the tray to serve drinks to guests or to stash pens and note paper near your home phone, glittering the bottom of a tray turns something useful into something useful and stylish.
10. Glittered drinking jars
Getting all the water you need in a day isn’t easy, but having something really fun to drink it out of can make it easier! Try making
11. Glittered falling leaves garland
These dried sparkly leaves make the perfect decor piece for fall! Follow the steps on
12. DIY glitter boxes
Simple glittered boxes make perfect gift boxes or storage.
13. DIY glitter tabletop
Subtle glitter is fun when it comes to decor, but sometimes a sparkly statement piece is just what a room needs!
14. DIY glitter crayons
15. Glitter calm down jars
Your kids (and probably you) will find it oddly calming to watch the glitter settle in these quiet time jars.
Do you know someone who loves glitter more than life itself? Share this post with them to (literally) brighten their day!