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DIY St. Patrick’s Day Shamrocks

Quick and easy to make, this St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock is a great way to decorate any space so that you’re ready for the festivities!


St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner and we have a quick and easy craft to get you in the Shamrockin’ spirit!
These Shamrocks can be used as decorations for a St. Patrick’s Day themed party or just to brighten up any room. You can hang them using ribbon, attach them directly to any surface using some adhesive, make a key chain and much more! We are showing you how to make one size, but you can change the measurements below to make larger or smaller Shamrocks.

What You'll Need:
Stiff Felt Sheets - 12” x 12”
Ruler Rotary cutter or fabric scissors Hot glue gun and sticks Ribbon (optional)
Instructions:
1. With your Stiff Felt Sheets, rotary blade and ruler, cut 4 strips measuring 1 inch wide by 12 inches long and 4 strips measuring 1 inch wide by 10 inches long. You should have a total of 8 strips. These strips will be the outside and inside of t…

Oh The Things You Can Do With Felt Pads- Part 2

Happy Friday!!! And to all my Canadians out there cheers to the long weekend :)

I come to you with another unique and fun Felt Floor Protector Pads project. Again, this series is to show you that the Felt Pads can be used for other things besides protecting your furniture and floors!
This is a great upcycle project that I found on Bliss Bloom Blog and was absolutely ecstatic that they used felt to create these cool jars you see below!

Image via  Blissbloomblog
Have I intrigued you enough to want to know how felt was used!? Even, if you're not I'll let you know what needs to be done to make your own versions.

Materials
Clean Empty Glass Vessel
Alcohol Inks
Rubbing Alcohol
Metallic Mixative
Felt Floor Protector Pads
Applicator to stick Felt Pads on
Clean Spray Paint/Sealer

1) Drip the alcohol ink onto the Felt Pad into a random pattern you desire. Side note: the mixative are not translucent, so use them sparingly.

Image via  Bliss Bloom Blog
2) Now start to stamp your Felt Pad onto the glass to create a certain pattern or look! Blissbloom Blog gives a good tip if your looking to soften your look. Just use a few drops of rubbing alcohol to the pad, and stamp over the inked glass.

Image via  Bliss Bloom Blog
3) Once you happy with your look, seal it up with a thin coat paint sealer. 

Image via  Bliss Bloom Blog
There you have it! The great thing about this project is that you can customize it to your personal liking. You can even use this tutorial and create something for Canada Day or Fourth of July!! AH HA! yes I just killed two birds with one stone on this blog post :)

Check back with me next week for another great way to use Felt Floor Protect Pads in outside of the box ways! 
HAPPY CANADA DAY! and HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY!! 
Find original tutorial by Blissbloom Blog


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