Last month I was invited to try out the new Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear Watch for three months. I’m a hardcore Mac girl – Apple all the way. I think that is why I was asked to give it a whirl, and I must admit, I’ve been curious about the Galaxy Note for some time. I’ll have a full review at the end of my program, but for now I’ll share a few things along with a DIY! I couldn’t help but do something crafty along the way.
Here’s what I have to say so far: I really like that it is smaller than an iPad Mini, but bigger than an iPhone, it makes all my social networking use much easier. It’s just the right size and I love the bigger screen. I also like the note taking feature and the stylus that is conveniently housed in the phone. There are a LOT of apps and features that are overwhelming at first. I know they are all awesome, so I’m tackling them one at a time. As of now, I cannot figure out how to turn off the sound of social networking notifications, lol. Stimulation overload! My thing, is I juggle a lot of tasks on and offline, and I can’t afford to spend a lot of time trying to figure things out.
I guess the same could be said for people switching from the Note 3 to an iPhone, right? I’ll get there! I have noticed that every time I use it or post pictures, people always say “Is that the Note 3? I want one!” or “I love mine!”
But what I have figured out, I really like. The watch – well, we are still staring at eachother. I’m going to introduce myself to him soon. In the meantime – people always ask me to share a diy for Android cases, so here we go! I did a decoden cover for my Galaxy Note 3! (I’m taking this baby with me to NYC this weekend and I’m excited to put it to work! and the watch too!)
Here is what I chose – knowing I wouldn’t be able to fit all of them. It’s better to have more than enough.
Squeeze some bathroom silicone in a cup and add in the glitter. Stir until mixed, then coat a thick layer on the surface.
Now, embed your objects! Press them in place. Let dry over night.
And here you go!