Glitter

Our glitter is precision cut metallised hexagonal polyester flakes available in a range of sizes and colours. We also stock different grades and types including cosmetic glitter and fibre glitter.

Our colour range is the largest available in the UK market; with over 45+ shades available in various finishes including metallic, holographic and iridescent. We also offer an exclusive bespoke service to manufacture any colour you desire at a minimum order of 25KG. This service ensures that clients have the opportunity to create a colour that is not ordinarily available in the market and is individual to them.

Our glitter is available in sizes ranging from 0.004” to 0.040”. The most commonly used sizes are 0.008” (ultra fine) and 0.015” (fine). These are mainly used for the craft, nail art and fashion industries. We readily stock all of our glitter in these sizes allowing us to ensure an efficient and swift delivery service. For further information regarding glitter sizing please have a look at our glitter e-catalogue.

Our glitter is suitable for a wide range of applications including:

  • Nail art
  • Glitter tattoos
  • As ‘flitter’ for printers
  • Screen printing for fashion garments
  • To manufacture glitter paint and wallpaper
  • For Arts & Crafts

All of our glitter is EN71 part 3 and FDA compliant, it is also phthalate free and solvent resistant. With this certification, all Packtex Glitter is safe to be used by children allowing us to supply to educational establishments such as schools and nurseries.

We also have a range of 11 cosmetic glitters available; this finely cut pure cosmetic glitter can be used in products such as soap or makeup. Our Material Safety Data Sheet outlines all the properties of the cosmetic glitter and provides CAS reports for our colour range.

Spangle, also known as chunky glitter, is available in our full colour range and can be used for the customer who requires a more visible yet still shiny finish. The large cut allows the glitter to stand out with ease.

Additionally, we supply fibre/strand glitter. This glitter is used regularly by both the greeting card and nail art industries and is available in a size of 2.5mm x 7mm, throughout our full colour range.

Please have a look at our e-catalogue which includes our full colour range as well as all the types and sizes of glitter that we have available.

For any questions or queries regarding our minimum quantity order, pricing and lead times, please feel free to get in touch.