Mercury glass ornaments are always a classic and timeless item to add to your Christmas decor. They have been around since the 1800s, and will probably will never go out of style. They are especially popular this Christmas season, from Pottery Barn to Amazon, they can be seen all over the place. But they can be pricey! Here’s the good news-you can make these mercury glass ornaments, in only a few minutes, using any glass ornaments you already have, and for just a few cents a piece! Just follow this How to Make Mercury Glass Ornaments!
This post contains affiliate links.
1)Any glass ornament that you already have, or blank glass ornaments from the craft store.
3) Spray bottle with vinegar
4) Rag or paper towels
- Spray ornament with vinegar
- Shake Krylon Looking Glass spray paint very well, and spray all over ornament. You can do this in the plastic compartment box that ornaments come in.
4. Blot any drips with paper towel. Allow to dry, and turn the ornament over and repeat the steps again so that the ornament is completely covered with the mercury glass look.
Sometimes things don’t even have to start out glass to transform them into the mercury glass look! This lamp was a ceramic lamp from the thrift store, but it still worked! Isn’t how to make mercury glass ornaments so simple!!! Now that you know how to do this, you can turn any glass object into a beautiful mercury glass piece!
Check out these beautiful clothes pin ornaments!
Do you want to know more easy ways to transform your home decor?
Another thrift store lamp transformation.
How to give old art work a new look!
How to make a pretty bowl!
Make your own olive tree!