Seashell adorned Victorian Mirror

September 6th, 2009 in member junk     
TroyRash TroyRash, member
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close-up detail of crest
mirror
mirror prior to changes - to the right of the metal legs
close-up detail of crest

close-up detail of crest


i had an old victorian era dresser mirror - very eastlake style - simple - original wood finish - i picked it up for like 12 bucks at a sale - i liked the shape of the frame and the flaking of the mirrored finish on the mirror itself - i painted it white, distressed it and accented it with some seashells i had - i like the way it turned out - i plan on taking it to the upcoming zapp hall show in warrenton, texas ...


Pattern or design used: My own design - Troy Rash
posted in: member junk, seasonal, wood, cottage, eclectic, glass, furniture, funky, country, fun, frame, farm, chic, traditional, mirror, beachy, paint, alternative

Comments (7)

shabbychick writes: Very nice - and I love the addition of the seashells.

Good luck with your show!

Kathy Posted: 11:06 am on September 8th
RustyDiva writes: Beautiful! Love the chippy paint and the cottage feel of the piece. Great job!!!!! Posted: 10:55 am on September 8th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: This looks fab! Love your distressing too.
Candy Posted: 5:51 am on September 8th
suewhitney writes: Wow...what a transformation!! I love the seashells, beautifully done, Troy.

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 10:54 am on September 7th
fellowjunker writes: Oh Troy...every thing you touch turns beautiful!!! Lovely, lovely, lovely.
xojanis Posted: 12:39 am on September 7th
alicemom writes: Love it! Wish I was going to Warrenton. Good luck!
smiles, alice Posted: 11:01 pm on September 6th
Christina_S writes: I really like your finish and the shells. Perfect for a beach cottage! Posted: 10:44 pm on September 6th
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