Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Little House Christmas Tree Decorations Revisited.

Little House Christmas Tree DecorationIn the same vain as yesterday, when I looked again at these little wooden house tree decorations I made a while ago using a craft inspired charity shop find, they didn’t look quite right…….. not really Christmassy enough.
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…so I thought, why not try the Ranger Enamel Accents touch on them too …
Christmas House Tree DecorationsIt worked! It was fiddly, as the houses are quite small and I have sausage fingers, and I found that too much enamel in one go could lead to a few drips which then had to be carefully removed ……Christmas House Tree Decorations.…….. but even just the tiniest touch around the bottom just gave the houses that Christmassy finish they were so lacking.
IMG_3780So far I have resisted the urge to give the newly added snow a dusting of translucent glitter, I think that could be glitter overkill ……IMG_3785.  ……. but I did decide to add a snowflake charm and red bead to the hanging thread, which I think is probably enough.