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Magic Bottles

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Children love these sparkly, whimsical magic bottles! They are super easy to create and make a great craft or favor for any party at all! Change up the confetti to create unique looks for different occasions.  Make for birthdays, holidays, or any day in any color or theme you desire! Simply put the elements inside, and watch the magic happen. 

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What you will need:

  • Glass or plastic bottles with screw tops
  • Water
  • Glycerin or baby oil
  • Glitter
  • Metallic confetti  

Instructions:

Step 1: Add water to the bottles until they're about 3/4 full, then pour 10-20 drops of baby oil in each bottle. 

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Step 2: Add glitter and confetti to each bottle and replace the tops.

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Step 3: Shake your bottle to make the magic happen!

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Comments:
  • Posted by Judy on September 19, 2016

    I have made tons of glitter bottles to experiment. One that was successful is where I mixed really hot water with the glitter glue, added more glitter and anything else in another jar. I used a 2 cup glass measuring cup. Then when it was mixed and nothing stuck to each other I put it in the bottle and glued the lid on. Haven’t had good luck with food coloring.

  • Posted by Kat on July 01, 2016

    Jessica, Use baby oil. It’s clear and has the same effect.

  • Posted by Jessica on June 04, 2016

    Hi. Your bottles look very pretty. I have tried several different times. And mine never turn out. I was told you can use vegetable oil instead of glycerin. How much do you really use. My stuff always sticks together. I thought because I was using to much. …

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