I was at the $1 store and found these scouring pads. I was going to use them to distress paper for another project, but realized when I opened them that they were not rough enough. The material was really soft and pliable. I started pulling at it and thought it could work as an interesting cover for something…
I found a plain clear candleholder that I already had and it worked perfectly. I ended up with this really cool candle holder.
Here’s how you can do it to!
*Scouring Pad/Sponge (I used a silver one from the $1 store, but the copper kind will work too)
Mix the glue with a little bit of water. Paint the glue all over the vase.
Stretch the scouring pad out so that you can get it over the vase. Pull it over the entire vase until you are happy with how it looks.
Let the glue dry (at least 2 hours). Although it takes awhile to dry, the school glue mixed with water is the best because it will dry relatively clear and not goopy looking. Then, put a candle in it and admire your work!
This craft cost me $1, because I already had the candleholder, the brush and the glue!
I’d love to know what you think! Leave a comment and let me know if you liked this craft. And, if you try it, send me a picture and let me see how yours turned out!