10 Minutes or Less: DIY Glitter Dipped Sunglasses

Make these glitter dipped sunglasses in 10 minutes!Summer is for all things fun and easy, which is exactly what today’s project is all about! Using the items you probably already have on hand  in your home, you can give some cheap sunglasses a makeover in only 10 minutes. Because the more time you can spend on the beach instead of indoors this summer the better! Here’s how:

Time: 10 minutes
Materials: sunglasses, glitter nail polish, washi tape

Make these glitter dipped sunglasses in 10 minutes!Tape off where you want your glitter to be and then paint with the nail polish brush! It’s really not anymore complicated than that. I do recommend for your glitter polish to fine glitter since the space is so small.

Make these glitter dipped sunglasses in 10 minutes!Once dry, you’re ready to take your new sparkling sunnies anywhere! But preferably somewhere where theres a pool and a cocktail!

Make these glitter dipped sunglasses in 10 minutes!

10 Minutes or Less: DIY Polka Dot Vase

Create this mess-free polka dot vase in 5 minutes!If you’re in a pinch for where to put all of those beautiful spring tulips, then this quick DIY is for you! This polka dot vase is mess free, cost about one dollar to make, and can be whipped up in about 5 minutes. In terms of easy projects, I don’t think think could be beat! Here’s how:

Time: 5 minutes
Materials: dot stickers, jar

Create this mess-free polka dot vase in 5 minutes!For my jar I used an old pickle jar and removed the label. The dots are actually stickers I found at an office supply store. If they are out of the kind you like, you can also buy the teacher smiley face stickers and spray paint them.

I teamed up with Brittany Ann Cool + The Flwry here in Philly to make this fun video of the process:

So that’s it! Super fun don’t you think? You could also create another pattern or shape with the dots, or even mix and match other colors. It’s so risk-free and affordable that really anything is fair game!

Create this mess-free polka dot vase in 5 minutes!

10 Minute DIY Polka Dot Purse

Learn how to make this polka dotted purse in 10 minutes!After making this pillow the other week, you could say that I’m on a bit of a polka dot kick. It’s really just the easiest pattern to make and the end results are always cute. And really, what’s not to love about that? In one simple step, and ten minutes, you can recreate on-the-go makeup bag yourself! Here’s how:

Time: 10 minutes + dry time
Materials: fabric or multi-surface paint, foam pouncers, purse

Learn how to make this polka dotted purse in 10 minutes!If you don’t have any foam pouncers, you could make your dots with a brush (it will probably just take a little longer). Continue reading…

10 Minutes or Less: DIY Sequin Heart Treat Bags

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!Since I’m sure we’re all dealing with a Super Bowl hangover (aka a junk food headache/Beyoncé withdrawal), we’ll keep today’s project easy and simple! With just a few minutes and an iron, you can make some pretty glamorous treat bags for all your Valentines. No mess, fuss or special skills required.  Here’s how you can whip up a set in no time at all:

Time: 5 minutes for set of 6
Materials: muslin treat bag, applique hearts, iron

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!I found these iron on applique hearts on Etsy, but you could easily make your own with fusible web.

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!Lay your heart sequin side down and position the treat bag over it. Hold iron in place (will be on the back of the bag instead of on top of the heart) for 15 seconds. Let cool, fill with goodies, and you’re all done, just like that.

The great part about these bags is that they’re completely reusable and gift wise, almost just as good as the treats you’ll put inside!

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!I’m curious to know, because I didn’t even think about this until almost chipping a tooth, but there’s much debate around this: candy hearts, love em or hate em?

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!

Whip up these sequin heart treat bags for your Valentine in under 5 minutes!