So I have decided to tackle some things I have put off for a while. Life will get busy again so I must take advantage while I can - maybe that will become habit - taking advantage of the time I have been given and not wasting it.
On to the project:
I have wanted lanterns on my back porch for some time. The idea comes from Pottery Barn but I am not keen on the Pottery Barn price list. So it has sat on the back shelf for a WHILE. Recently (and by that I mean within 2-3 months) David and I were at Pier One and found lanterns. Exactly like I wanted - except they were the wrong color. UGH! So what's a girl to do - think outside the box - and get some spraypaint!
Here is the final project hanging this morning:
Here were the originals, a bit too chinese for my taste (unless we're talking food and then I'm in!)
It wasn't too difficult I just had to make myself finish a project. The most tedious part was removing the glass (and then replacing it when finished)
One good thing is the little ones always are in when it comes to paint: