Making Lemonade from Junk Lemons

August 20th, 2008 in blog, projects     
suewhitney Sue Whitney, editor
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Unlikely partners make for a sassy centerpiece.
The platform for this ensem is a wooden mold? Dont know for sure, but I do know its cool. I decoupaged a napkin around the outside and sanded it down to give it some age.
Love the metal tag. Adds that industrial touch to something sweet.
These ittle fruit crates can be found by the dozens and on the cheap I might add. Attach a domino to the front and crate up your table ditties in a junk beautiful way.
Lovley dahlias in lab bottle. only need a few flowers to make a big impact. Thats good for the old pocket book.
My favs are the lab bottles with the little dot in the center. Youll learn that I have a passion for all things round.
Unlikely partners make for a sassy centerpiece.

Unlikely partners make for a sassy centerpiece.


I adore simple centerpieces for every day ala junk of course. Lab bottles, a wooden disk of sorts, fruit baskets, and a retro coffee pot help make a house a home.


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Comments (4)

suewhitney writes: Hi Antiquer23,

I did not adhere the bottles to the stand, I simply placed them on top. That way they are free to roam about the house when they get tired of being on the table. Welcome aboard!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 10:22 am on August 21st
Antiquer23 writes: Loved your use of lab bottles. How did you adhere them to the wooden stand--with Gorilla glue?? Posted: 9:46 am on August 21st
suewhitney writes: Ha! It is darn cute isn't it? I couldn't help but throw it in! Posted: 3:16 pm on August 20th
CottageElements writes: Mmmmm, that little oil can looks familiar . . . fun grouping! Posted: 2:58 pm on August 20th
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