How to Make Your Own Disco Ball

Get ready to boogie down. This stunning disco ball will be a great addition to your dance floor.

You will need

  • Styrofoam ball
  • any size
  • Silver spray paint
  • Clear craft glue
  • Square mirror pieces
  • Metal wire
  • Nylon string or fishing line
  • Disco music
  • Glass
  • plastic
  • or rubber ball (optional)
  • Spotlight (optional)

Step 1 Spray your Styrofoam ball Spray the Styrofoam ball with silver spray paint. This will help disguise any small gaps when you apply the mirror pieces.

Step 2 Glue the mirror pieces Start in the middle of the ball. Glue the mirror pieces in a straight line around the ball. Continue working your way up and down, until the ball is covered. Work on a small section at a time, allowing the glue to dry.

Step 3 Insert wire Insert wire in the shape of a U into the top of the ball for an anchor. Secure it with glue. Hang the ball with nylon string or fishing line.

Step 4 Put on your disco outfit Put on your polyester bell bottoms, your tie-dye shirt, and start dancing to your favorite disco music.