Fairy Accoutrements

I had a special party to go to this week. One of my favourite little girls turned three!


Renae’s daughter, Kaitlyn, had a fairy party – about which I was probably more excited than anyone my age had any right to be. Either way, I believe you can’t go to a fairy party without your wings, and so I had a lot of fun getting mine ready.

I started with a pile of goodies from Spotlight…

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And ended up with this:

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I did enjoy making my wand, though trying to match the paint to the cornflowers was harder than I had anticipated.

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I did the detail with cling stamp and black paint – which seemed like a good idea until I had to clean the stamp.

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Long necklace, to be doubled over – made with agate-looking stone and blue seed beads.

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But my favourite part? The wings! I loved how they turned out, even if I couldn’t quite get them to sit straight on.

White and pink child’s tights stretched over some wire and detailed with purple, silver, and glitter paint – they really shine!

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1 comment:

  1. ooo pretty wings and fairy stuff, tinkerbell would be proud!