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DIY Bridesmaid Gift Idea - Bride Tribe Compact

By: Julie Lewis

This DIY bridesmaid gift idea will have all your girls talking!

At a Glance:

Project #14841 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Stencils Logo
  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo

Mod Podge ® Ultra Matte Chalk Finish, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Home Decor™ Chalk - Maui Sand, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Craft Stencils - Value Packs - Garden

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $9.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Stencil Decor ® Brushes - Stencil Brush, 3/8"

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.69
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

  • Downloadable Floral Paper
  • Flat brush, Liner brush #1
  • Blank mirror compacts
  • Scissors
  • Tracing Paper
  • Pencil
  • Wax Paper
  • Paper plates, Paper towels, Water basin


  1. Place tracing paper over lid of compact and trace the circular area where your paper will go.
  2. Cut the circle out of tracing paper and place over downloaded floral image. Cut out. Repeat with as many compacts as you plan to craft.
  3. Lay cut out circles face down on wax paper. Brush Mod Podge Matte onto the back of one circle and place onto compact. Cover with wax paper and smooth with fingers. Repeat with each compact. Let dry at least 20 minutes then seal paper with a coat of matte.
  4. Use alphabet part of stencil pack to apply letters over paper with Maui Sand.
  5. Paint in the breaks of the letters with liner brush.

Get the Pattern

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