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DIY Glitter Animals

These glitter animals are so easy to make, and they add such a glam pop to your kids’ bookshelves. The greatest product to hit the market lately, in my opinion, is Rustoleum’s glitter spray paint. I am so in love with this stuff and thought it would be fun to use on some accessory decor like these DIY glitter animals.

DIY Glitter Animals

All you need to start are some fun items to spray! These little wild animals came from the dollar bins at Target. Pick up some base white paint and your Rustoleum glitter spray paint, and you’re all set.

DIY Glitter Animals

First wipe all dust/dirt with a cloth. Next spray a white (or any solid color) base coat.

DIY Glitter Animals

I used three coats, letting it dry for twenty minutes in between each coat.

DIY Glitter Animals

Once the last coat is dry, spray on two coats of glitter spray (or until coated to the desired effect), and voila!

DIY Glitter Animals

The cutest bookshelf accessory ever!

DIY Glitter Animals

  • Alyssa

    This makes cool animal accents! Makes me want to go get my own glitter spray!

  • Andrea Lowe

    What happens if you don’t “pre-coat” it with white paint?

  • Aurora

    I am going to try this project next time!

  • Jillian Scotts

    I guess there’s only one way to find out =D

  • Furniture mover rochester

    Nice ideas.. thanks for the information..


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