How to make your own unique snow globe

DIY snow globes made with Sugru

Snow globes are a timeless classic, captivating us with their magic and charm. But did you know they're also easy to make for yourself? Sugru Mouldable Glue sticks to lots of materials, is completely waterproof and brilliant at sealing. So it's perfect for making unique, personalised snow globes.  Follow the simple steps below to create your masterpiece.

Step 1: Choose your centrepiece

Gather the items to make the centrepiece of your snow globe. You can use upcycled toys and found items or create your own designs from Sugru. This is your chance to get creative so let your imagination run wild. 

Items needed for DIY snow globe

Step 2: Put your scene together

Use Sugru to stick your decorations onto the lid of an empty jar. Let it set for 12-24 hours.

Pine cone and golden balls stuck to jar lid with Sugru

Step 3: Seal your snow globe

Fill the jar with water and glitter in the colours of your choosing and attach the decorated lid to the jar (not the other way around). Securely seal the lid to the jar with Sugru and in 12-24 hours, it’ll be glitter and watertight.

Jar with wooden balls inside to make snow globe with Sugru

Once it's set, there's only one thing to do, sit back, shake, and enjoy!