Trash to Treasure Shelf (1 pic)

lydia1959March 11, 2010

Mine wasn't so much T2T cause I paid for the pediment which I found on Craigslist and I also bought the piece of wood for the top. Most any pediment (an architectural piece or a decorative piece to a dresser) would work. I'd love to make another with old chippy painted found pieces.

The bottom piece to my shelf was originally flipped upright and was on the top back of an old dresser.

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patty_cakes

That is too cool, Lydia! A great idea for those flat small architectural pieces you're lucky to come across, but never know what to do with~now I will!! Thanks for sharing. ;o)

    Bookmark   March 11, 2010 at 3:14PM
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concretenprimroses

Beautiful. Well done!
Kathy

    Bookmark   March 11, 2010 at 9:08PM
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sunnyca_gw

Looks like an expensive piece!! I'll bet folks will be wanting to know where they can buy 1 also!! Jan

    Bookmark   March 11, 2010 at 10:36PM
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excessfroufrou

That is so cool and I love the doggy bookends. Great job with the color too. I'm stuck in the paint everything white mode (used to be gold), but that black really works with a lot of different things.

    Bookmark   March 16, 2010 at 11:55AM
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shysue

You certainly have "vision"! The shelf is so unique and gorgeous!!!

    Bookmark   March 16, 2010 at 4:20PM
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des_arc_ya_ya

You did a great job, Lydia! Several of my favorite things: junk, the color black and dogs! LOL

    Bookmark   March 23, 2010 at 5:17AM
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