Monday, August 22, 2011

A Few "Pretties"...just because...


I purchased these glass pieces form an old light fixture a while back.


Their new purpose was "obvious" to me with that perfect little hole for hanging...


little twine and fun little junky hook detail.


I just used Mod Podge to attach some pages from the glossary of am old French textbook.


And used Gorilla Super Glue to add an assortment of rusty bits and pretty bobbles..."just because".  No real "purpose"...they just get to hang around and look pretty.  What a life :)

What are you up to this week?  I'm still busy, busy storing up my treasures for our booth at the upcoming JunkMarket Under Glass event coming up September 7-10th...get more info HERE :)

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Chat soon,

9 comments:

  1. What a cute idea, Laurel! I love the French print underneath and the key looks fabulous! You've come up with some great pieces!

    XO,
    Jane

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  2. Sweet idea! Love all of the vintage jewelry you used too! :)

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  3. Very cute! Found you on A to Z link party :-)

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  4. So when something gets "old and rusty" it just gets to sit around and look pretty... so there IS hope for me ;)

    Seriously, those are really cute!

    Thanks for joining the Bunny Hop Party.

    xoxo Bunny Jean
    Home to Wednesday's Bunny Hop Party!

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  5. Laurel, I love found objects. These are beautiful!

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  6. These are great !
    I love this kind of work !
    Love from the Netherlands ♥RINI♥

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  7. Those are so cute. Have fun getting ready for the show!

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  8. Aaah, these are perfectly gorgeous!! Very chippy and very charming...!!!!

    Sarahx

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  9. I’ve just stumbled upon your lovely blog. I look forward to popping by again for some more inspiration! I'm just new into blogging this year & have put together a daily blog on design, fashion, food, travel and anything pretty.
    http://scrapbook-melissah.blogspot.com/ and
    http://coastal-style.blogspot.com/ for everything chic and coastal

    I had a lot of fun putting them together maybe you would like to check them out if you have a spare minute.
    x
    Melissah

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