I’m at all times on the hunt for distinctive easy crafts to brighten up my house with a customizable really feel. I completely love the basic sugared fruit ornaments. They give the impression of being superb on the tree, in a bowl, and in every single place in-between. They arrive in all totally different sizes and shapes, I’ve been amassing fake fruit all yr lengthy to make this DIY plentiful. It is a nice family-friendly DIY, you solely want just a few elements and it’s a number of enjoyable. These candy little decorations aren’t solely lovely additions to the tree but in addition make for a enjoyable seasonal exercise to do with family and friends.
For this undertaking, you’ll want:
- fake fruits
- paint brush
- matte mod podge
- embossing powder
There are just a few types of embossing powder you should use for this DIY. You could find all of supplies wanted for this DIY in my Amazon Shop (link). We used a combination of clear and white, there may be additionally a extra glowing powder. Better of all, the elements are cheap and require no particular abilities or instruments. I hope you’ll take into account giving this craft a do that season. I promise it can turn out to be a treasured new custom to your house, simply because it has turn out to be for mine.
The method is straightforward.
- Use a paintbrush to coat the fake fruit with a layer of mod podge, masking it utterly.
- Whereas nonetheless moist, dip the fruit into the embossing powder to coat. Faucet off any extra powder and permit to dry absolutely in response to mod podge directions. The powder will harden right into a sugary coat as soon as dry.
- For a elegant end, apply a second coat of mod podge excessive and let dry.
If you happen to’re within the temper to DIY extra ornaments, take a look at our different Easy DIY Customized Decoration undertaking.