Random Recycled Potter Ornament Shares

Hello all 🙂 I wanted to share a few HP themed ornaments I made for an online exchange using a bunch of recycled stuff. This was a Halloween themed exchange featuring characters who died or were dead in the franchise. Hope this inspires y’all to create some fun ones for your tree this Christmas. Cedric…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Mermaid Stained Glass Art

I have wanted to create the stained glass mermaid look from the Goblet of Fire. I originally thought to make it as an ornament but I didn’t want to use any glass for fear of it breaking. I used an acrylic board to create an art piece. It doubles as a very large ornament, if…

A Very Harry Potter Halloween

Happy Halloween 2022. This year, join the quest to make DIY Potter-themed Halloween decor on a budget. I have had a lot of fun making these HP decor items over the years and wanted to share 🙂 Thanks for checking out my blog! Until next Halloween…. Deathly Hallows Wall Art and Character Pumpkins Click on…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Happy Birthday Garrick Ollivander

Garrick Ollivander (b. 25 September pre 1908) was a British half-blood wizard who was the proprietor of Ollivanders in Diagon Alley during most of the 20th century. He was widely considered the best wandmaker in the world, and many wizards and witches bought their wands from him. Celebrate his birthday by making some character-specific or generic wands for Halloween this year, from the tutorials below. DIY Harry Potter Wand – Make your very…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Hermione’s Birthday

Minister Hermione Jean Granger (yes, she’s a minister now), born on September 19, 1979 possessed a brilliant academic mind, and proved to be a gifted student in almost every subject that she studied. We know about Basilisks, Time turner and S.P.E.W because of her. Following the Second Wizarding War, Hermione went back to Hogwarts to complete her education…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Mini Polyjuice Potion Cauldron for Halloween

A quick DIY to add some Potter charm to this year’s Halloween. Materials: Mini cauldrons (available at any store in the seasonal section) Green paint Hot glue, mod podge Polyjuice potion label print out Cotton balls Optional: glow-in-the-dark green paint Process: Dunk the cotton balls in the green paint and let them dry. Layer the…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Celebrate Dolores Umbridge

Dolores Umbridge (b. 26 August, 1961) was played by Imelda Staunton, who hated the Umbridge character as much as everyone else. She embraced this misguided character with help from director David Yates, and did such a fabulous job that she ended up receiving a bunch of hate mail. Celebrate Umbridge’s birthday, by making some cat plates by…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Ginny Weasley’s Birthday

August 11th marks the birthday of Ginny Weasley!! Celebrate her brilliant Quidditch career, her proficient use of spells and her career as a journalist with some paper decor items. I printed some images from google and created my own photo strips, portraits and mini Quidditch book featuring Ginny. This is a great way to make…

DIY Harry Potter Series – ‘Lumos’ glow-in-the-dark lamp

I had a blue wine bottle that I recycled into a ‘Lumos’ lamp that glows up in the dark. An easy and quick DIY when you have 2 hours to spare. You will need: 1 old glass bottle Glow-in-the-dark paint A print out of the word Lumos in the HP font A knife, paint brushes and…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Celebrate Dumbledore

He was the wielder and the master of the Elder Wand from 1945 until 1997, and considered by many as the greatest Hogwarts Headmaster. Albus Dumbledore died on 30 June 1997 through his own shrewd planning. Celebrate this brilliant character by creating some Dumbledore inspired DIY ornaments. Always a great way to add on to your…