DIY Glitter Travel Mug!

Hey all! Okay I am super excited about the latest DIY!  It is super easy and you are going to love the results! Here we go: a DIY travel floating glittering mug! 

Who doesn’t need this in their life?  We’ve all been there in the morning, late, rushing, no time to sip your favorite caffeinated beverage.  So you have no choice but to take it along that drowsy commute.  You reach for a disposable paper cup with just as much dullness as the sleepy zombie persona of those who are non-morning people.  

Brighten up your morning (literally) with this DIY!

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Supplies:

  • Glitter of your choice
  • Clear tacky glue
  • water
  • Travel mug with a removable inner cup (not sure if there is an official name for these, but they are found at a local craft store such as Michael’s!)

Let’s get started.

  1. Remove cup inside.
  2. Fill base of cup with water about 3/4 of the way that will fit your cup, this will take some experimentation so I recommend filling the water without glitter or glue to make sure your happy with the measurement.
  3. Add a bunch of tacky glue! This will take up the rest of the 1/4 of space needed but don’t stress about exact measuring, it’s adjustable!
  4. Get Glittery! Add you favorite mixture of glitter into the cup and stir vigorously with the water and glue!
  5. Insert travel mug inner piece into cup of glitter mixture.  **this WILL be messy, find a sink or outdoor setting!** You will loose some of your water mixture so there is room for the inner mug, but its totally alright!  It gives the glitter just enough space to be able to float and dance around!
  6. Screw on the inside mug super tight!! You won’t be opening this again, unless you have a desire to change the inside mixture.  
  7. Fill with your favorite morning beverage and get out there and sparkle!!

 

I am in love with my mug currently, and hope this DIY is helpful for you all! Let me know what you think!

xxo,

 

DIY Distressed Boyfriend Denim

Hey everyone!! Welcome back to Eat Your Glitter.  Things have been insane lately, but I am gaining some more free time and will be on a more frequent update to the blog schedule soon!  In the meantime, I NEED to share the latest DIY project!

So I found these old boys jeans hiding in the depths of what I call a closet, and I seized the opportunity for a crafty upgrade!  Similar to how I DIY-ed my black skinnies (see post here about it!)  I took the same method and hacked away at these til they came out JUST how a distressed boyfriend jean should!

They are durable for work, since I always am COVERED in acrylic paint, I don’t mind dirtying them up a bit, and they are the perfect weekend go-to casual look!

Let me know what you think!

xxo,

Amanda diyboyfriendjeans

Calling Lisa Frank!

Hello Everyone!! I literally have been SWAMPED with design work for classes and life these days, so my outfits have been lets just say less than my usual self, but I promise an outfit post will be on the way!!

In the mean time, here are some things I’ve been working on just for you all!

I don’t know about you, but I am a die hard Lisa Frank defender.  Growing up there was nothing more exciting than sitting in elementary school on the first day of school with a brand spanking new notebook covering in NEON bright animal prints and colors!! (the obsession started early, and clearly never left me!)

So here I present some of my latest designs fully inspired by Lisa Frank herself combined with my hand-drawn prints!!

Please let me know what you think and head over to my Print All Over Me shop to purchase any of these!! These are just a few samples, there’s literally SO MUCH MORE on there to shop!!

Have an idea that you want to come to life?? EMAIL or COMMENT!! We can 100% make your glittery colorful fun dreams come true!!

xxo,

Amanda

Pineapple Parade Party!

Hey everyone!! As promised, I’m continuing to roll out new designs and ideas for you all to benefit from! The latest: Pineapple Print fun all over!  Since there is an expected blizzard in a few hours here around the North East, and I had just returned from Miami about a week ago, and it’s killing me slowly, I figured I should let out what my heart really wants.  And that just so happens to be bright colors and tropical fruits!

Also, check out my instagram for my adventures in the MIA!!

Check out the latest designs on my official website where there are some exclusive designs, or my Print All Over Me shop!!

WARNING: wearing these items may induce random dance parties.

Enjoy everyone, and please give me some feedback for anything you’d like to see! I am always open for freelance work, or customization!!

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Pink Pinapple Parade Tshirt
blue pineapple hat
Blue Pineapple Parade Hate
pink pineapple backpack
Pink Pineapple Parade Backpack
blue pineapple backpack
Blue Pinapple Parade Backpack

xxo

Amanda

 

How Clutch…

AHHH I am cranking out these designs!  I hope you all are enjoying these little designs I have created for sale via Print All Over Me.  I would love to get some feedback from you all about these or anything else you might have in mind! These designs are available directly from the print all over me site, but you can also go over to the site Eat Your Glitter to see even MORE fun things to shop that are NOT included in the Print All Over Me store and are strictly created for the Eat Your Glitter site.  

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Enjoy these adorable clutches that are perfect for storing all kinds of fun tiny cute things in from make-up, wallets, hair accessories or just straight up loose glitter supplies (what…? Doesn’t everyone have that…?) Let me know what you guys think of them!!

xxo

Amanda

Recap on NYE

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Happy New Year to all!! Here is a recap of my New Years Eve night and what I decided to settle upon wearing.  This evening was a whirlwind to figure out between outfits, where to celebrate and who to ring in the new year with! I finally settled on this sequin crop top (forever 21, although not shown on the website I’m sorry!!) and decided to pair it with a simple charcoal jegging and leather jacket for some edge.  I also wanted to make this post fun and flashy…just how New Years Eve is! What better way to do so but to cover things with glitter?!?!  I’m so thankful for 2014 and all the people who have been with me through the ups and downs (including my favorite guy featured here 😉 )  I hope you all had a fantastic year and I look forward to the future and sharing it with everyone!

I hope there was plenty of love, smiles and of course GLITTER in your new years parties and celebrations!  Keep dreaming and striving for your goals this year in 2015!! 

xxo

Amanda