Saturday, December 8, 2012

Cross Ornament...layered door "strike" plates...


Chipping with Charm: Strike Plate Cross...http://www.chippingwithcharm.blogspot.com/
 
Chipping with Charm: Strike Plate Cross...http://www.chippingwithcharm.blogspot.com/
 
I found a bunch of these perfectly crusty "strike plates" in a fellow vendors booth at Antiques Downtown a couple of weeks ago...

 
Chipping with Charm: Strike Plate Cross...http://www.chippingwithcharm.blogspot.com/
 
I noticed that layered up they make cool little crosses.
 
Chipping with Charm: Strike Plate Cross...http://www.chippingwithcharm.blogspot.com/
 
Tied together with twine...and embellished with a key and a little button.
 
Chipping with Charm: Strike Plate Cross...http://www.chippingwithcharm.blogspot.com/
 
They'll make great gifts for my friends...
 
Chipping with Charm: Strike Plate Cross...http://www.chippingwithcharm.blogspot.com/
 
...and little reminders of the best gift EVER :)
 
 
 
Blessings to you my friends!!
Have a great weekend,

12 comments:

  1. How cool and meaningful Laral!! I would love to receive one of these as a friend!! Don't ya just love the cool junque!!! Thanks so much for sharing!!! XOXO Fran.

    ReplyDelete
  2. I sure like the way your creative mind works. These are so sweet!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Very cool! Really like your idea!!!!

    ReplyDelete
  4. You are too creative! Those were just meant to be crosses.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Laurel these are beautiful!! I love them!
    Susan

    ReplyDelete
  6. Aren't you clever? These are just precious . . .what a fantastic idea and brilliant execution! Blessings!

    ReplyDelete
  7. Laurel, these are the coolest EVER!! Who'd a thunk? Well... besides you :D They're so cool, love'em!!

    ReplyDelete
  8. Hi Laurel, I love these striker plates making a cross. Your eyesight and values are so on!!! Thank you so much for sharing and MERRY CHRISTMAS!!

    ReplyDelete
  9. What a good eye God has given you! And what a fun way to use your gifts!

    ReplyDelete

Thanks for your sweet comments!! Due to excessive spam I will no longer be able to receive comments from Anonymous Users. Please feel free to contact me through email or on my Chipping with Charm Facebook page. I love hearing from you :)