Mirror from CL with chipped frame

colorcrazyFebruary 7, 2009

I brought this mirror for $45 off Craig's List. The young woman who was selling it accidentally chipped it when bringing it down to the lobby, so she reduced the price.

Two corners were chipped - I used joint compound to build them up:

Couldn't quite get the paint to match, but no one has noticed.

From a distance:

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huggybear_2008

Wow you did a great job... I love to see things like this.. keep up the good work
Huggy

    Bookmark   February 10, 2009 at 1:29PM
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luvstocraft

Good bargain and lucky you knew how to repair it. Beautiful mirror. Luvs

    Bookmark   February 10, 2009 at 10:59PM
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colorcrazy

Thank you both for the compliments. It took me a while to get up the nerve to tackle it. Matching the paint color turned out to be the hardest part.

    Bookmark   February 11, 2009 at 11:16AM
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