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DIY Glitter Pumpkins

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want to add a little bling to your fall decor? our DIY Glitter Pumpkins are a cinch to make and add instant glam in minutes!

DIY Glitter Pumpkins

What’s cuter than a simple pumpkin? A simple pumpkin slathered in glitter! 🎃✨ Our DIY Glitter Pumpkins are easy to make for crafters of any level and will add instant glam to your fall decor in no time! Bonus: scroll to the end of the post to see 20 MORE fall DIY’s by fellow creatives you can replicate!

See how we’ve completely transformed dollar store and other inexpensive pumpkins:

DIY Glitter Dollar Store Pumpkins... SO easy for makers of any level! #falldecor #falldecoration #fallcraft #fallcrafts #pumpkincrafts #pumpkincraft #pumpkin #dollarstorecrafts

What You’ll Need for the DIY Glitter Pumpkins

You only need a handful of craft supplies to turn your own pumpkin from boring to glam!

Supplies to make glitter pumpkins. Transform a boring pumpkin in no time! #falldecor #falldecoration #fallcraft #fallcrafts #pumpkincrafts #pumpkincraft #pumpkin

How to Make the DIY Glitter Pumpkins

Making the DIY glitter pumpkins takes less than an hour from start to finish! Here’s how:

  1. Tape off pumpkins.
  2. Paint bottom half of pumpkins and stem, apply a thin layer of decoupage over dry paint.
  3. Generously shake glitter dust over wet decoupage.
  4. Shake off excess glitter.
  5. Optional but recommended: Spray a coat of sealer over dust to prevent glitter from shedding.

DIY glitter pumpkins, so easy to add some bling to your fall decor! #falldecor #falldecoration #fallcraft #fallcrafts #pumpkincrafts #pumpkincraft #pumpkin #dollarstorecrafts

Make ANY pumpkin, real or fake, wood or plastic... shine! EASY to make Glitter Pumpkins. #falldecor #falldecoration #fallcraft #fallcrafts #pumpkincrafts #pumpkincraft #pumpkin

Ta-da! So cute and how easy was that:

How to Style Glitter Pumpkins

For a little more natural look, swap out the plastic stem for a stick from your yard. Paired with a vintage scale = instant texture! You can also glitter on real or wood pumpkins, the end result is all the same: darling! So, have we convinced YOU to glitter all of your pumpkins now? 🎃✨

EASY to make Glitter Pumpkins. Make ANY pumpkin, real or faux, shine! #falldecor #falldecoration #fallcraft #fallcrafts #pumpkincrafts #pumpkincraft #pumpkin

 

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Aaaand now…. 21 fabulous fall DIY projects!

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21 more easy fall crafts to make

Want to make MORE fall crafts? We’ve gotchu! Here are 20 other easy fall DIY’s perfect for makers of any level, be sure to click on the project name and tell them LJ says hi.

DIY Glitter Pumpkins

Want to add a little bling to your fall decor? Our DIY Glitter Pumpkins are a cinch to make and add instant glam in minutes!
Author: Lolly Jane

Materials

  • 1 Faux (fake) Pumpkins Any color, size or print
  • 1 Acrylic Paint
  • 1 Decoupage
  • 1 Fine or Chunky Glitter
  • 1 Painter's Tape
  • 1 Spray Sealer optional

Instructions

  • Tape off pumpkins
  • Paint bottom half of pumpkins and stem, apply a thin layer of decoupage over dry paint
  • Generously shake glitter dust over wet decoupage
  • Shake off excess glitter
  • Optional but recommended: Spray a coat of sealer over dust to prevent glitter from shedding

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3 Comments

  1. I usually try to stay away from glitter as I always make a huge mess but these are so cute! I think I’ll have to pull it out!

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