Sunday, April 24, 2011

Blinging out your x-box controller

So my husband and I never had video games growing up. They simply weren't allowed. And that's how we'll do it with our children someday too... But for now we are child-less and I bought him an x-box kinect for Christmas. 

Now, I have never been into video games at all.... but I got my husband Halo Reach with his x-box and thought I would try to play it. We started and finished the game together in 8 hours over two days. I felt like SUCH a nerd! I won some serious geeky wifey points though!

Anyway, his controller is black and mine is white and I thought it needed to be a little more girly and a little more "me". So I blinged it out using my i-rock by Imaginisce and the new pink gems! I am so excited to share my little project with you! He's even considering letting me bling out his black one with the new black smooth glam rocks! 


Recipe:
x-box controller


LOVE it! :) Now he really won't be grabbing my controller anytime soon!!!

Check out what the other ladies made on the Imaginisce Blog! I'm really sure you can enter to win something sparkly too!

Have a beautiful day and stay tuned for my Peachy Keen Guest Design week which should be going live in a few hours! :) 

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13 comments:

Carlene said...

Nice one, Court! Oh the things we can bling n make them totally i-Rocked!

Amanda said...

Love it!! I don't know if my husband would let me do that to his. :)

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Kimberli said...

That's hilarious, glad you were able to make it more girly!!

CraftyShell said...

I love it..lol I decorated my guitar for guitar hero. I added bling and vinyl cut off my cricut. Now after seeing your controler might have to bling it! It kinda made my day to see I am not the only crafter here who is a gamer. On friday and sat I game online with all my friends. I dont talk about it much cause I thought what will they think of me...lol Feel little better now.

Carol said...

LOL...love it!

bonnie said...

Fantastic idea...love the new look! :) hugs x

Denine said...

Where were you with this idea when all the kids still lived at home. hehehe
Fantastic way to personalize the controller and eliminate many 'debates' over who's is who's. You are so creative!!

Trell said...

That's a great idea Court! You just never fail to surprise me. You're so inspiring, I'd love to meet you one day!

iluvkatie74 said...

this is so cute. I don't think my husband would let me do this to his controllers.

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Jen_H said...

This is a great idea! We have 3 kids and 4 wii remotes and they are always fighting over whose is whose. I am going to try this! TFS!
Jen
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Staying Crafty said...

Fun! I love gaming and I wish my gaming stuff was more girlie, what a great solution :)

June Houck said...

How fun that you all play well together :) Doug and I used to play our Nintendo in a time B.G. (before girls). I think Hans needs his blinged out in black too.

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