my grandma's old salt and pepper shakers

March 24th, 2010 in member junk     
MelHow MelHow, member
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Photo: Melissa Howard

I remember I asked for these and I know I've had the idea for a very long time. It is an original idea but I don't know how I conceived it.


I was so glad I got two sets. I gave one of these to each of my three siblings and kept one for myself.

 

“You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled by men. "You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven. Matthew 5: 13-16


Pattern or design used: My own design - those northern skies
posted in: member junk, cottage, glass, candle holder, family room, white, kitchen, sunroom, silver-metallic

Comments (14)

rustinpeace writes: Oh, this is so simple and lovely! And a great way to share God's thoughts with people. Posted: 11:42 am on January 4th
justclaudia writes: Spirtual junk! Just love it! justClaudia Posted: 6:42 pm on March 30th
pofolksdecorator1 writes: very cute! A friend gave me several sets of s+p shakers, houses, little mice, any ideas for what to do with them? Yours are adorable. Thanks for the inspiration! Annie Posted: 12:07 am on March 28th
GatheredOverTime writes: Your idea touches my heart. Posted: 3:38 pm on March 26th
fellowjunker writes: Love this project..well done!!
xojanis Posted: 9:37 pm on March 25th
lakelover69 writes: I like these alot! Posted: 6:59 pm on March 25th
Christina_S writes: Cute project, I really like the graphic impact of the b&w tags. Posted: 12:14 pm on March 25th
RustyDiva writes: Very special project!! Beautiful. Posted: 11:29 am on March 25th
Prior writes: Really like these! Lezlee Posted: 10:48 pm on March 24th
jodygale writes: Precious reminders of how we are to flavor the world with our faith. May God bless you and your creative mind for sharing His Word. Posted: 9:31 pm on March 24th
alicemom writes: I totally agree with Laurel.
smiles, alice Posted: 7:50 pm on March 24th
racers7 writes: What a wonderful bible verse and how thoughtful to give to each of your siblings! I love giving inspirational and spiritual gifts especially to my 4 siblings also, it brings you much closer together. (I love the simple tags.) Melody Posted: 5:47 pm on March 24th
ninnarae writes: Charming project with special meaning- so nice you could share it! Posted: 5:31 pm on March 24th
chippingcharm writes: I like to call it "Divine Inspiration"...thanks for sharing it with us ;) Laurel Posted: 5:04 pm on March 24th
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