Soap Stand for my Mom

October 25th, 2009 in member junk     
RobJ98167 RobJ98167, member
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I saw a soap dish on Ikea Hacker- made from a heavy candle stick and a pie plate- Not wanting to waste what could be a perfectly good Pie Tin (In hopes of pie for later) I started scavenging the thrift store up the street- Here is what I came up with: I found a great small round metal platter and a brass candle stick. I simply super glued the candle stick to the metal platter and spray painted in my mom's bathroom colors! (Or what I perceive them to be). Next step is to find some handmade soaps for the stand. This could be a perfect gift for aunt or a friend or someone who likes baths with fancy soaps I guess.


Pattern or design used: Ikea Hacker
posted in: member junk, metal, organizer, country, bathroom, blue

Comments (8)

shabbychick writes: Nicely done - and how sweet - I'm sure your Mom will love it!

Kathy Posted: 2:51 pm on October 27th
grannijo writes: Nice soap dish!!!!!!..any mother would love it!...good idea for Christmas!...thanks for sharing with us...sharon Posted: 7:19 am on October 26th
chippingcharm writes: Love this...I agree, great gift idea! Thanks, Laurel Posted: 10:39 pm on October 25th
alicemom writes: Good job Rob!
It is a great look and I know Mom will love it!
Smiles, alice Posted: 7:14 pm on October 25th
RustyDiva writes: Awesome paint job! Looks like it's all one piece. Your mom will love it! Posted: 3:10 pm on October 25th
suewhitney writes: What a great gift idea, Rob!! Love it...you're a good son.

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 10:25 am on October 25th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Wouldn't have thought these were two separate pieces. Well done!
Candy Posted: 10:17 am on October 25th
calicoacres writes: Love the color..Good work..Anna Posted: 8:32 am on October 25th
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