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Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Thrifted & Spray Painted Mirrors

 I got these mirrors at a thrift store. I am not usually one for thrifting. However, I went into the store looking for something specific. I didn't find what I was looking for. But I found these. I knew that with a little paint, they would make a good birthday present for my mom. 

I failed to take a 'before' picture. But I spray-painted these black, so they looked like the went together.

And for a few dollars, I have a pretty cute gift for my mom. 


This picture (below) is not their final resting place. (It's just part of the photo wall I shared a few months back.) I just put them up on existing nails so I could show them to you. But I'm wondering if I should look for some for our home? I think they turned out very nicely. 

I also found some shorts for me, shorts and a plaid shirt for my three-year old. All for $10, including the mirrors. I think I might go back to the thrift store tomorrow!

What are some fun things you've found while thrifting? 

11 comments:

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  2. Love the mirrors! Makes me want to try it too! :)

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  3. Great job on the mirrors! I have always have fun at the thrift stores. Today it has rained so hard, I have not been able to go and I miss it!

    Distressed Donna Down Home

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  4. Way cool, I love the way they turned out! Thanks for sharing at The Fun In Functional!

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  5. I love these. I have a link party on Wednesdays, and I would love it if you would link this and any other posts. It is called Wednesdays Adorned From Above Link Party. It runs from Wednesday to Sundays.
    http://www.adornedfromabove.com/2012/09/natural-coconut-bubble-bath-and.html
    I hope to see you there. I am your newest follower, and I would love for your to follow me also. Have a great Day.
    Debi Bolocofsky
    Adorned From Above
    www.adornedfromabove.com

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  6. I'm so glad that I'm following you! I've been wanting to paint a couple of mirrors black but I wasn't sure how they would turn out. I love yours! Great job:)

    Katie
    www.funhomethings.com

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    1. thanks for the comment! Glad you're enjoying my blog!

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  7. Thanks for linking up to our Pretty Things Party. Hope to see you back next week!

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