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Give a vase a simple crafty makeover!
Inspired by our gorgeous rainbow bouquet, I decided to give this vase a crafty button makeover with etching spray. It's fast, simple and looks as cute as can be!

Posted by Cat Morley from London, United Kingdom • Published See Cat Morley's 1141 projects »
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  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 1
    Step 1

    Start off with a glass vase and give it a nice clean before you start.

  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut circles of sticker paper in various sizes.

  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 3
    Step 3

    Use a hole punch to punch two holes out of the middle of the smaller circles and four holes out of the larger circles.

  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 4
    Step 4

    Stick the stickers around the vase in a nice design.

  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 5
    Step 5

    Protect your surface with some paper and place the vase in the middle.

  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 6
    Step 6

    Spray with a couple of generous coats of etching spray and leave to dry.

  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 7
    Step 7

    When dry, carefully peel of the stickers to reveal your button design.

  • How to etch an etched vase. Etched Button Vase - Step 8
    Step 8

    You can neaten up any areas that aren't crisp by scraping away the etching spray with tweezers or the tip of a cutting knife.

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Emma S.
Emma S.
It is easy but very attractive. I am going to try this on weekend. Instead of etching paint, we can also use glass powder coating machine which will leave thicker coat. To know more about this type of coatings, see at decoralamerica.
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Emma S.
Emma S.
It is easy but very attractive. I am going to try this on weekend. Instead of etching paint, we can also use glass powder coating machine which will leave thicker coat. To know more about this type of coatings, see at decoralamerica.com
Reply
Emma S.
Emma S.
It is easy but very attractive. I am going to try this on weekend. Instead of etching paint, we can also use glass powder coating machine which will leave thicker coat. To know more about this type of coatings, see at http://www.decoralamerica.com.
Reply
MissDarkMark
MissDarkMark · Workington, England, GB · 27 projects
I love this!!!! looks great
Happy
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