3 FUN WAYS TO DECORATE YOUR CHRISTMAS BAUBLES

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Decorating your own baubles is a sure fire way to add a little personalisation to your tree and would even make awesome wedding favours if you’re having a Christmas themed shindig! Today we’re going to be sharing 3 ways to turn plain white baubles in to drop dead gorgeous decorations! Here’s how…

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You will need: plain white baubles (we got ours from Amazon) // spray paint in the colours of your choice // vinyl // merry template // jolly template // bright template // Cricut Explore or a sharpie if you’d prefer to hand draw the text //

Step 1: Tie your string around the top of the bauble so that you can easily spray paint it without having to get your fingerprints all over it.

Step 2: Spray paint one solid colour around the entire bauble and allow to fully dry.

Step 3: Upload your font templates to the Cricut Design space and set it to cut out on black vinyl, then peel off the design and stick firmly to the mug. Or alternatively if you’re handy with a sharpie you can draw on your text or even use stickers!

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You will need: plain white baubles  // spray paint in the colours of your choice // vinyl in the colours of your choice // newspaper // masking tape // string //

Step 1: Tie your string around the top of the bauble so that you can easily spray paint it without having to get your fingerprints all over it.

Step 2: Next, using your masking tape and newspaper mask off the bottom half of the bauble making sure the spray paint won’t get to any of it. Don’t worry at this stage if the line isn’t perfectly straight because your vinyl will cover it up.

Step 3: Spray paint the top half and allow to fully dry.

Step 4: Do the same again but with the bottom half of the bauble in a different colour and allow to fully dry.

Step 5: Finally, cut your vinyl in one long straight strip and wrap it around the middle of the bauble ensuring it touches both sides of colour.

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YAY!! YOUR FAVOURITE CHRISTMAS DIYS CAN ALSO BE USED AS WEDDING FAVOURS

Are you looking for a unique wedding favour ideas, but have feeling feeling a little uninspired by your latest traditional pinterest finds? Well how about looking to the holidays for inspiration instead? Christmas is the ideal time to look for fun and funky favour ideas, that can be used for your wedding. Turn advent calendars into modern favour boxes and baubles into glitter balls! Get ready because christmas just made your wedding a whole load more magical!

  1. Take – Out Box Advent Calendar: You can fill these boxes with candy, small gifts or even confetti. Add names instead of numbers and you’ve got yourself the cutest favour boxes ever!

2. Glitter Dust Filled Balls: This really is super simple and super easy! All you need is some clear christmas balls and fill them with glitter dust or confetti!

3. Modern Hexagon Advent Calendar: You had me at geometric! The boxes for this modern advent calendar also work as some seriously chic favours for your guests! Fill them with candy or small gifts.

4. Candy Ornaments: I got candy on my mind! These delicious but non edible sweeties are so fun, your guests would love them!

5. Colour Dipped Gingerbread Cookies: These on the other hand are totally edible! These are not only quick and simple to make, but would also be very kind on your pocket! Cant promise they will be as kind on your hips though!

6. Chocolate Filled Geometric Decorations: Another geometric themed favour to add to the collection. These boxes are a perfectly modern way to keep those sweeties safe!

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