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Simple, Rustic Mantle Art

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

I struggle so much with putting a mantle together because ours is so narrow., but when I found this crate for $1.00 a few weeks ago, I thought it might help me create the look I want.

I took a thrifted, oval frame and tossed the glass. I dry brushed white on it and sealed it with wax. Then I took a letter B that I had from my son's nursery and I sprayed it black. With the help of Gorilla Glue, I now have this on my mantle.


And here are the other items I recently picked up from yard sales and thrift shops!

I was drawn to this for some reason.

Coral for .25!!

Clock for $6.99

And the whole thing put together (I splurged on the ampersand at Target):


Linking up


shabby creek cottage

The Shabby Nest
Funky Junk's Saturday Nite Special

DIY Show Off Project Parade
Keeping It Simple

My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia

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