Printable Paper Craft : Cool MOM Glasses


My mom is one of my best friends ever. She is always so open and so supportive. She has the rare wisdom that life is just so much more fun when we allow ourselves to do things that are totally silly and frivolous!

These paper MOM glasses are for you, mom! And for all the lovely-silly-giddy people … you all are the best, really!

Just think about it … what a happy celebration it would be to wear these printable Mom glasses to a Mother’s Day brunch, or on Mom’s birthday, or give it to Mom in the gift pouch for her to wear!

So, would you join me in the fun? =)

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These are so easy to make! Just download the templates- 3 downloads at the end of article – print them out, cut, score, and glue. That’s all!

I used [easyazon_link identifier=”B006P1Z59E” locale=”US” tag=”apieceofrainb-20″]this card stock, one of my favorite for paper crafts. [/easyazon_link] I have used it in many fun projects, like these dimensional paper flower lanterns-

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Or this birch forest shadow box –

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Back to the glasses: if you want a more rigid feel to the glasses, print 2 sets, and double them up.

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There are two pairs of glasses, one pink, the other blue-green. You can also adjust the colors in Photoshop or Gimp(free)!

And there are two gift pouches, one for Mother’s Day, the other for Mom’s Birthday!

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No I won’t spoil the fun with a photo of me wearing these, you just have to try them on yourself! =)

Here are the downloads- Pink glasses, Blue-green glasses, and gift pouches . Each of the glasses has 2 sizes, the smaller ones fit me. Try them and adjust the print scale if you need to.  (If you have trouble downloading, it might be a browser issue, just ask some friends to download and email to you! )

And a couple of DIY gift ideas for Mom’s Day: paint some watercolor flowers for mom –

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Make these vintage seed packet wall hangings for mom –

Make wall art from Free printable vintage French seed packets and scrap wood! | A piece of rainbow blog



  1. Excellent work. I have been trying to find a simple way to create Paper Lanterns. Hats off to you. Really DIY stuff with ease.

  2. The paper lanterns are just beautiful! I am NOT crafty but my daughter is and I am always trying to find stuff that she can do without my help or a gigantic mess! That would be perfect!

  3. Wow you are so talented! These are fabulous for mother’s day! Thanks for sharing! I am a seamstress ,and with blogging and working, don’t have much time for creating! Best to you!

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