Thursday, May 19, 2011

Spray Paint Transformations: Magazine Holder

I found this little cutie @ GW {Goodwill} for $2.00!
I just couldn't pass her up --
I knew with a quick coat of spray paint she would be adorable!
A simple diamond in the ruff. :)

5 minutes later and she looked like this ...
{my FAVORITE kind of project!} 

and 20 minutes later she was already living in her new home!
in the little nook between my side of the bed and the awkward bathroom door.
The little book where there is no room for a nightstand.

So this is the perfect solution ---
It allows me to have all my favorite reads right there,
without having to hijack my husbands nightstand.
because I hate flipping through all the boring aviation magazines & history books to find my Southern Living!

Oh and do you want some spray painting tips?

Prime! Seriously, no matter what -- Prime!
Quality matters --- RustOleum is my absolute favorite!
(shy away from the .99 cans, they just don't cut it!)
Invest in one of these little "handle" things -- they are WONDERFUL!
{totally worth the $3, trust me!}

What have you spray painted lately????
I have been painting everything I can get my hands on! 
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  1. Very cute idea!!

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  2. That is so clever,

    I lack all skills to be able to spot a bargain and transform it to something pretty

    well done you

  3. What a great look! It works so well in the room. Great job and thank you for using Rust-Oleum. Have a great weekend!

  4. I love this. I have been reading your blog for some time now (visiting from and after reading so many of your spray painting adventures I bought my first item at the Goodwill yesterday to try. Thank you for all the inspiration!

  5. Hello! Newest follower from the Give It To Me Monday blog hop! Would love for you to stop by and follow back, whenever you get a chance. Have a great week! (:



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