January 28, 2015

DIY: Kate Spade Inspired Vase

If I had my way, we would live in a world sprinkled with pink flowers, gold, glitter and polka dots.  I'm always inspired by Kate Spade's use of these elements in their designs.  With a few simple tools, here is how I created this Kate Spade inspired vase out of a simple glass container in less than 30 minutes.

Materials needed:

 Glass container
Gold metallic spray paint made specifically for glass
Painters tape
X-acto knife

Step one:

Tape the container starting from the top all the way around. Once the stripes look perfectly straight, remove every other stripe which you will be spray painting. 

Step Two:

In a well ventilated area, spray the entire container. I let it dry a few seconds before applying a second coat. Let dry for about 10 minutes before going on to the next step.

Step Three:

Once the container is dry to the touch, carefully remove the tape.

Step Four:

Gently clean up any extra paint that may have spilled over the taped areas with your exacto knife.

And that's it! Just remember to wash by hand your sprayed pieces to avoid stripping any paint off. 

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  1. Now that's cool, and so easy to do. Love it!

  2. well done! I want to try this!


  3. This is an excellent idea! I'm looking out for cheap and quick ways to make a few table decorations for my upcoming wedding, so this is definitely an idea to log! Thanks for sharing x

  4. It's so easy and looks really pretty! Have fun spraying! Thanks so much for stopping by! xo

  5. This is so awesome!! I am going to have to do this for a vase I have at home. Thank you for the idea. :)


  6. Super pretty! I'm pinning this one! Love it!

  7. I've just installed iStripper, so I can watch the hottest virtual strippers on my taskbar.


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