painted this old set of shelves shabbily white. Brought this old window frame from the garage when the sale was signed up. More white and some kitsch..
My favourite altered mirror, with the half of the gorgeous Fornasetti face on my wall.the shuttered doors looking into the kitchen. There I hung up my Florida pink flamingo mirror………… and some polka dot curtains..
my dining room wall, complete with large shabby painted mirror, my egg carton flower round mirror and the Walmart clock
On top of the first bookshelves, I affixed a scrappy old wood shelf, and the old window from the old house, and added some vintage bitz and pieces. I painted the ordinary glass vases shabby white, and made modpodged a lovely full moon which is peeking behind the old window..
This bookshelf is in my minute living room. I shabbied up an dark wood set of shelves, polka dot gift paper mod podged to the back of the shelf, some family pix and an old frame and wooden carved boat scene, both shabbily painted..
a music page wreath, an altered clock (inspired by ——————), a $7 full-length, Walmart mirror with white painted wood added to frame and a mirror (from the mid-seventies) that lost it’s frame ~ redone..
…. and crafts like colouring a glass jar with modpodge and food colouring, sticking a $store plastic figurine on the lid of a container (in this case a face cream glass jar from Costco) and spray painting it… cute kitschy … Continue reading →
I love altered mirrors, although I did find it very difficult to get the mirroring off the back of this vintage mirror. I tried oven-cleaner, varnish remover, turps, scrubbing brushes, wire brushes, sharp knives, but I think what ultimately worked … Continue reading →
I bought some cool cupcake liners from Dollerama just before xmas to make a seasonal gift!! the liners all had xmas graphics on them!! I usually do deco balls with medium sized polystyrene balls, but I only had a large … Continue reading →
Very Old mirror…… reflective coating took forever to remove with oven cleaner, paint remover, knives, Brillo pads, time and lots of elbow grease… add one of my most favourite Fornasetti graphics to the back and I love it……. Unfortunately for … Continue reading →