Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Painted Candle Sticks

I found these beauties at Goodwill.  I love the shape, the texture, the heaviness, and the difference of each one.  I just wasn't convinced I loved the color, so.......I painted them.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
I gave a sneak peek during the Valentine Vignette post.
 
 
You can see all of the Valentine decor here.
 
 
I gathered my supplies and tackled that golden/brassy color by layering on the paint.  Here is what I used.
 
 
 
 
 
And here is how they turned out.
 
 
 
 
 
 








 
 


 
Now, they are more my style.
 
 
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5 comments:

  1. You lucked out.. what wonderful shapes. I never find anything at Goodwill, but then I've only been there 2 times :-) ... years ago...
    Must give it another try. Luv what you did to them.
    Cheers, Gee

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    1. Thanks Gee, I am very lucky to have an awesome Goodwill so close to me.

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  2. Great find and love the job you did refinishing them..I have never found any chunky candlesticks at GW. Stopping over from Saavy

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    1. Thanks Beverly, I'm so glad you stopped by.

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  3. Very pretty! Love the makeover!
    Thanks for sharing - Stacey of Embracing Change

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