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Happy St. Patrick's Day! Don't get caught not wearing green---with this cute craft, you will be on trend and in zero danger of getting pinched. Capture a leprechaun's gold in a little bottle and display it around your neck with pride. Your kiddo will love to wear this and show off how they got the best of the little Irish fellow.

Related: Free luck of the Irish printable.  

Lucky Bottle Necklace Materials

  • Vial necklaces
  • Shrinky Dink Paper
  • Colored Pencils
  • Hole Punchers and Scissors
  • Glitter Glue
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The Magic of Shrinky Dinks

Remember how much fun you had making these crafts when you were little? Yep, it's a classic crafting tool. To add vibrance, I used colored pencils. I love Eeboo colored pencils because they are so bold and bright. They show up perfectly on the Shrinky Dink paper. 

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How to make the charm: Color a large section in bright yellow and then use a 1 inch circle punch to cut out the gold. Use a bright green to create a shamrock. 

Crafting Tip: An easy way to make a shamrock is to make a heart, then add two hears to the sides. Then add a stem. I also used a black pen to outline. Pop them all in the oven according to the Shrinky Dink packaging and then you can add the glitter glue to make them magical.

Craft a Lucky Bottle Necklace for St. Patrick's Day

Watch our video to see the full tutorial!


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Use Pinterest to save your favorite crafts, menus and parties for St. Patrick's Day here on the Momtrends St. Patrick's Day Board.

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