I recently purchased an iPhone 5C, with a package deal from Verizon which included a cellphone case. I had chosen a simple clear one, figuring that at some point I would do something creative with it. Well last night, … Continue reading
A woman’s cell phone case should offer beauty, protection, and a peak into her personal style. Those things are easy to find if you have an iPhone! I have a Droid, and while I love my phone and all of it’s functions, however there are no fabulous cases on the market for it!
So, what’s a girl to do??? Find a basic one and make it fabulous!
You can do anything from gluing rhinestones and broken jewelry with E6000 glue (best for this type of job) to using ModPodge and layering fabric or paper on it to create a backdrop for the rest of your design. And if it is made by you, then it will surely be beautiful and unique!
Mod Podge (apply this with a a foam paint brush)
E6000 glue (apply this with a popsicle stick, or a wooden skewer)
craft tweezers ( so that you can easily pick up small objects)
broken jewelry, rhinestones, a pendant, paper, fabric (or anything else under the sun that you want to use)
I wanted to find a colorful, beautifully painted garlic keeper, but was on a tight budget. My taste is apparently pretty pricey! I found that Sur La Table sells $10 clay garlic keepers with a cork top. So I purchased one of those and painted it myself!
I love Martha Stewart’s craft paints because they can be used on any surface. I usually use them for my crafts.
I am the kind of girl who switches lipstick shades when they wear off. However, I am not the kind of girl who wants to carry around her lipstick collection. Unfortunately, not all premade lipstick palettes have colors that you love, so why not make your own. The great thing is that you can even mix two lipsticks while melting and make a color unique to you!
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