April 25, 2012

MINAUDIERE WITH GOLDEN HORSE

The Kentucky Derby is less than two weeks away on May 5th. Normally all the attention is on the hats, but why not a chic bag to go with your amazing hat. This project is so easy youll be amazed.

Whats your favorite Kentucky Derby tradition?

Minaudiere with Golden Horse DIY

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Supplies for your Minaudiere with Gold Horse:

  1. Sunglasses case (clam shell style)
  2. Plastic horse
  3. Black glitter
  4. Mod Podge
  5. Gold spray paint
  6. Glue

If you prefer you can get the kit to make your own at Darby Smart!
Minaudiere with Golden Horse
Step 1:
In a well ventilated area, paint your horse with gold spray paint. Let dry.Minaudiere with Golden HorseMinaudiere with Golden Horse

Step 2:
In a bowl mix your Mod Podge with your black glitter.Minaudiere with Golden Horse

Step 3:
Using a brush cover your glasses case with your glitter/mod podge mixture. Let dry.Minaudiere with Golden HorseMinaudiere with Golden Horse

Step 4:
As you can see, once your glitter/mod podge mixture dries it will be clear. Glue your painted horse to the top of your glittered case. Let dry.Minaudiere with Golden HorseMinaudiere with Golden Horse

Step 5:
Your minaudiere is ready for the Derby!Minaudiere  with Golden Horse DIY

Let me know if you have any questions regarding this project, Im happy to help if you get stuck at any part. Leave a message in the comments Id love to hear from you.

I know there are a lot of traditions surrounding the Kentucky Derby let me know what your favorites are or if there are any projects youd like to see.