Revamped Vanity Light

December 14th, 2010 in member junk     
konarskio konarskio, member
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Ok...I have had this ugly old brass (look) vanity light that I took out of my bathroom a few years back.  I never knew what to do with it, until now! 

After dismantling it, and removing the light hardware, I hot glued it all back together.  After a few coats of flat black paint, I dropped in some tea-lights.  But it looked a little boring, so I used some UGlu (LOVE UGlu) and attached some greenery and extra ornaments!  

It turned out pretty cute...but my hubby is paranoid I am going to burn the house down, so I am off to buy battery operated lights to replace the candles.

 


Pattern or design used: My Own Design
posted in: member junk, candle holder, black, light fixture

Comments (5)

artteachergirl writes: I have one of those still up over my vanity. I have wanted to change it for years, but the guy who built my house did things his way and he fixed it in a way that no other fixture would fit. Good to know these can be painted. Course would have to take care with the lighting part, but I'm bringing out the spray cans. Love your reuse!!! Posted: 7:35 pm on December 19th
TinTinJunkFan writes: Clever repurpose! Posted: 12:50 pm on December 16th
suewhitney writes: Love this! Nicely done....

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 4:48 am on December 16th
shabbychick writes: Great transformation!

Kathy Posted: 8:07 pm on December 14th
RustyDiva writes: Great minds think alike.....I dismantled a few of those last year and made candle holders too. I took my tops and attached them to wood blocks for bulk. Great job on yours - love the Christmas touch!!!! Posted: 10:24 am on December 14th
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