Okay, on to todays post. Mentioned here in my deck post I hinted at doing some big things on the deck! This past long weekend (Happy Canada Day eh) I was busy working on some of my little projects and plan to share them with you over the next week or two.
First up was my charming little candle chandelier. A birthday gift from the hubs back about six years ago, it had seen better days. Not too bad (used loosely) from afar...
but she hid a
Mama needs some new mascara. oy.
So, never one to leave a good chandelier out to rust (okay, so I am one to do that, did you SEE those pics) I set out to correct my bad.
In search of some new sandpaper I came across these new sandpaper 'sponges' which I liked for this job as I wanted to get into the crevices while maintainng a good grip on my paper. Using regular sandpaper sheets can be cumbersome for a job like this. And result - they worked great.
Here Molly is mid-sand (Yes, I just named my chandelier after an 80's teeny bopper idol - so what?)
One she was all sanded I started the fun part - spraying! This is the part where you feign surprise about the colour.
Molly took about
And, now she looks like THIS...
Ain't she PRETTY!?
I'm in love. My husband on the other hand exclaimd "PINK!?" Yes,