Wow, only 10 days until Christmas! With the kids in school, the days really fly by… I have done most of my shopping, but I need to pull every thing out and make sure we have everything we need. The kids are going to Grandmas this weekend, so I will use that time to finish everything up.
Today, I want to share an easy gift idea for an Etched Glass Olive Oil Dispenser.
Who couldn’t use a pretty Olive Oil Dispenser?
glass etching cream
ribbon and/or some type of decorative item for the bottle neck
Using Picnik or some type of word processing program, create a simple design or word phrase. I used Microsoft Word. Print your design on sticker paper. All I had was return address labels, so I had to print the words out on seperate labels to get the size I wanted.
Peel the sticker and place it on the bottle.
Paint the etching cream onto the sticker, following the directions on the label.
I had to use 2 stickers, I just applied the 2nd sticker over the 1st word.
Fill with olive oil and add your decorative items. I used ribbon and a miniature bell. Be sure you have enough olive oil to fill the bottle to the top. (Not like me…)
Tada! So pretty!
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