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How to make glittery Christmas cards, ornaments and a chanukiyah

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Roberto Caruso

1. Twinkling toys

Place two teaspoons of glitter in a clean plastic bag. Cover toy animals or ornaments with a thin coat of spray adhesive and place inside the bag. Shake the bag to evenly coat the decoration. Repeat if necessary. Finish with a bow.

Get this look: Animals, Dollarama.com. Martha Stewart Crafts glitter, Michaels.com.







2. Creative cards

On a plain card, write a message or draw a festive shape with glue, sprinkle with glitter and let dry. Or cut out seasonal shapes, cover in glue, sprinkle with glitter and paste onto cards.

Get this look: Cards, Currys.com.




3. Sparkling chanukiyah

Spray adhesive onto nine candles, then cover them in different shades of glitter. Place in candle holders, and arrange them with the tallest candle in the middle.

Get this look: Candles, candle holders, Ikea.ca. Martha Stewart Craft glitter, Michaels.com.