Are you looking for the perfect wedding cake topper for you big day? Create an adorable Glam Wedding Cake Topper with this easy DIY wedding tutorial.
If you follow me over on Facebook or Instagram, you most likely already know that my daughter is getting married this Fall. We are so excited for her and this big day!! In preparation for the event, I’m already getting started on all of the decorations, including this wedding cake topper! Today, I’m going to show you how I added a little bling to a wooden cake topper cut-out!! I love how much the finished product sparkles!! This is an inexpensive way to make a huge impact with all of your special occasion decor! Let’s get started.
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Here’s a list of the supplies you’ll need to make your own cake topper:
- Mr. & Mrs. Monogram Cake Topper from Build-A-Cross – Use code RUSTIC30 to save 30% on your entire Build-A-Cross order!!
- Tea Rose Chalk Paint from Dixie Belle
- Mod Podge CS11272 Waterbase Sealer
- Mod Podge 1470 Clear Acrylic Sealer
- Champagne, Extra Fine Poly Glitter (This is the closest I could find to what I used in the video.)
- Acrylic Brush Set
Here’s a quick tutorial:
- You will begin by adding a base coat of the Tea Rose paint from Dixie Belle to your wood cutout. Be sure to choose a color that matches the glitter color you are going to use. This will cover any spots that don’t get completely covered with the glitter. Let that coat of paint dry before moving on to your next steps.
- Next, you will apply a layer of Modge Podge. This will work as an adhesive for the glitter.
- Now it’s time to apply the first coat of glitter. Be sure to pour on a very generous amount of glitter and to pat it into the adhesive. You can always pour the unused glitter back into your jar to use on another project.
- Once that coat was dry, spray the entire thing with a coat of Modge Podge Clear Acrylic Sealer.
- If you are happy with the coverage, you can stop at this step. If not, repeat the glitter application process and add another coat of the acrylic sealer to finish it off.
Learn how I applied the glitter to the cake topper in the video below!!
For more DIY Wedding Decor ideas you need to follow me on Facebook!! I have lots of wedding related projects in the works and I don’t want you to miss out!! I’m excited to share this exciting time with all of you.