Monday, November 29, 2010

Mitten Makeover

Mom to Mom 6 Part Crafty Gift Series
Part Deux

This idea was inspired by THESE AMAZING transformations at Little Miss Momma!



Makeover plain and simple store bought mittens into the easiest Girly Girl Friend, Niece, Daughter, Sister, Mom, Teacher, gift evahhh!!!

Materials
$2 Mittens from large generic retailer (or use pair that daughter no longer wants from last year)
Assorted jems, jewels, old earrings or pins
Ribbon
Hot glue gun

How to:
Hot glue jewels to ring fingers and ribbon and jems to wrists to create a one of a kind winter fashion statement for the girly girls in your life!!



So easy and cute, you can make a couple more!!
Reuse costume pearls into "bracelets"!
Give your old prom jewelry new life! Yes, I wore those earrings to my prom!
Add a pair to your favorite girly girl's stocking and give the best kind of gift - a hand made one!!
Hope you're enjoying our 6 part series.  More to come in the next couple days! Can't believe Christmas is 27 days away!!!

10 comments:

michelle dean said...

These are so cute! I have been adding stuff to plain hats, but now I will have to do gloves too! I would love for you to link up to my party too! http://polkadotsandpizza.blogspot.com/

AmieAnn said...

Oh my gosh! These are too stinkin cute! I think I may have to make a pair for my little princess for her stocking! Thanks for sharing with the Pink Hippo Party! Can't wait to see what you share next week!

momnivore said...

If I had a daughter...this would so be on my to-craft list...

Love it!

please link this up at the premiere of Creative Juice Thursdays...

http://momnivoresdilemma.blogspot.com

Lori@Paisley Passions said...

Oh. My. Goodness. How stinkin' cute are those???? LOVE THEM! Thanks SO much for linking them up to Thrilling Thursday @ Paisley Passions :)

Susan @ Entertain Exchange said...

Adorable...I love the bling!

Susan,
http://entertainexchange.blogspot.com/
Party and Entertaining Inspiration

Erin said...

So clever! My best friend, who would totally appreciate this kind of bling, unfortunately lives in Phoenix. I may just have to make her a pair anyway for the cuteness factor!

AllieMakes! said...

Oh My! These are darling! Fabulous job!
Thanks for linking up to Making It With Allie! I can't wait to see what you have for next week!
AllieMakes.Blogspot.com

Lori@Paisley Passions said...

I am going to feature your mittens project this Thursday at Paisley Passions Thrilling Thursday Linky Party. Feel free to stop by and grab an "I Thrilled" featured button from my side-bar if you like :)

Kell said...

adorable! Great crafty idea for my daughter and her little friend to make for themselves.

freckled laundry said...

Oh. my. goodness. These are FAB! Freckled feature tonight. What a simple & sweet gift idea!

Hugs,
Jami