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Saturday, May 26

No COST Mirror frame redo!!


Hello Friends and welcome to your Long Weekend!!! Happy Memorial Day Weekend! I hope you all have made wonderful plans to celebrate and enjoy your Family and Friends.  If your family is anything like mine you are running around from 8th grade promotions, Graduations, school dances and celebrations! 

One added Blessed event for my family this weekend is the celebration of, my very young Father’s, 80thBirthday, he still runs circles around me!  So hard to believe how great 80 can look on some people these days.  So pardon my personal shout out to My wonderful Dad, Happy Birthday Papa!! We all love you so much!!

Okay, down to the business at hand, if you’ve been keeping up with me on my Facebook page, I’ve already explained my difficulties in bringing you today’s project.  Not difficult at all to do, just difficult to photograph!! (Disclaimer here folks, and I’m sure no shock to any of you) I am not a photographer, nor have I ever claimed to be.  So when my frame broke on my bathroom mirror and I was lucky enough to salvage this one from my neighbor’s garbage to redo I was ecstatic!! Another NO COST project, right? Well yes, I redid the mirror, and it was awful to start, but solid wood.


 I think it turned out beautiful…I mean I am literally in love with frames now! 















I had no idea when I secured the mirror in place and put it back in its spot on the windowsill, that It would be completely impossible for me to photograph the mirror and all its detail, to share with you,  without my reflection being in it!


 Ahemm.. So what you are viewing are some of my feeble attempts to show you my beautiful newly chalk painted and distressed mirror frame!


This last one is where it actually lives now in my house!! I hope you enjoyed it!! Hey, anyone recognize the ruffled lampshade?  I pray you all enjoy a very safe and fun filled Memorial Day Weekend!!

Take a look at who I’m linking up this project with, and if you haven’t already, please go “Like” me on facebook so you can see some extra pictures and some wonderful little tidbits and shares that don’t always make it here!! Many Blessings to you all!!
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34 comments:

  1. love the mirror you did over and looks great b your lamp

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  2. It looks great. Thanks for sharing this transformation. Bless you!

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    1. Thank you, Gail, and Thank you for the Blessings!! I'll take all of those I can get!

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  3. You did an amazing job on this, it looks so great and the pictures are perfect! I love the detail.

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    1. Thanks so much, Diane!!! I don't know about the pictures, but I appreciate how very you and your words are!! Hugs, ~Theresa.

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  4. Happy Birthday to your dad! Great job on the mirror frame. I love mirrors, and that ruffled lamp shade is so pretty!

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    1. Thanks so much, Angie!!! Sorry for the delayed response, and I think its is safe to say my Dad had a very Happy Birthday!! It was a GREAT day!! Oh and i feel so bad because it was my oldest sister's bday, too, and I only said My Dad. SO Happy Birthday, Kathy!!!
      ~Theresa.

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  5. i love it.

    Please come and link at my Color Connection meme through my PINKentry, hope you'll join the fun!

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    1. Thanks so much!! I appreciate the invite! ~Theresa

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  6. Nice job!!! Love it! Love you, Kathy

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    1. Thank you, Kathy!!! Happy Birthday!!

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  7. Mirrors add sparkle and bring light into your home. You've achieved both with such style and grace. What a wonderful achievement to turn a cast off thrift store find into au courant accessory. Bravo. Virginia

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    1. Virginia, what a beautiful comment! Thank you so very much.
      ~Theresa

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  8. Your mirror is lovely and I know how difficult it is the photograph mirrors without getting yourself in it. The lamp is darling! Thanks for sharing.

    Blessings,
    Sandi

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind words, Sandi!!
      Hugs. ~Theresa

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  9. You did a great job on the mirror. How fun that you got to snag if from your neighbor. All the better! I found you at Stringtown Home.
    Liz

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    1. Thanks Liz!! It was such fun! I stopped over to say "Hi" because his Mom had been in the hospital and he literally was on the way to the garbage with it and all I could see was how good it would look when I finished it!!! Thanks for stopping by! ~Theresa.

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  10. Great job lady..This is all so much fun isnt it!

    Jonell
    at LIke Gramma's House blog

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    1. Yeah, It's a BLAST!!! Thanks for hosting today and checking it out!
      ~Theresa.

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  11. What a great job. Lovely. I hope you'll visit me at My Dream Canvas!

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  12. What a great make-over, looks perfect with your lamp. (I love the colour on your walls too!) Thanks for sharing at Make it Great Monday~

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    1. Thanks for the invite Tamara!! Loved your blog!
      Hugs, ~Theresa.

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  13. This is fabulous! Love it! Thanks for sharing your ideas on "Strut Your Stuff Saturday!" We'll see you next week! -The Sisters

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    1. Thank you !! And thanks for the party!!

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  14. That's an awesome outcome! You did a great job, girl! Amazing.

    Greetings,
    /CC

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    1. I'm so glad you liked it! Thanks so much for coming by!

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  15. This is all soooo elegant and pretty. I know you always get the job done! Great job here. :)

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind words. I'm so glad you liked it! ~Theresa

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  16. This turned out beautiful! I’ve pinned it to my DIY board and would love for you to share on our Creative Corner Blog Hop. It starts on Monday’s and is open all week - http://hollysstampingaddiction.blogspot.com/2012/05/creative-corner-blog-hop_28.html
    Holly
    http://hollysstampingaddiction.blogspot.com/

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    1. Thanks so much, Holly!! I'll get hooked up with you on Monday, My Dear!!
      Cheers! ~Theresa

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  17. Well done, I love it!Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop xo

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  18. Beautiful job! Love how the mirror turned out. Thanks for sharing on Simple & Sweet Fridays!

    Jody

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    1. Thank you both, Katie and Jody for letting me share on your beautiful blogs!!
      Hugs. ~Theresa

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