Old rake into a wreath

December 12th, 2011 in member junk     
cebinc cebinc, member
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Old rake.
Garland I found at HL for half off this weekend.
Added an glittered ornament I found at HL for half off.
Ta da!
Old rake.

Old rake.

What do you think. Old rake + garland + ornament = Awesomeness!

Pattern or design used: My own design - Down Sprigg Lane
posted in: member junk, seasonal, vintage, metal, centerpiece, country, fun, outdoor spaces, kitchen, christmas, porch, entry, farm, chic, office, sunroom, textile, window, ornament, old, garland

Comments (9)

CottageElements writes: Beautiful job on this!!!

Lani Posted: 8:46 am on December 17th
Funky_Junk_Donna writes: How fabulous! The rake themes with outdoor elements so perfectly! Love it!

Donna Posted: 11:49 pm on December 14th
NDJunkGirl writes: I'm with Jim - I love old rakes...sled's, skates, skiis, etc...anything old and crusty can be decked out for the holidays! Thanks so much for posting your transformation!

-Andrea Posted: 8:30 am on December 14th
gadgetsponge writes: Old rakes are a new favorite of mine. They can produce some really great results. Just like this one of yours. Posted: 7:39 pm on December 13th
JunkArchitect writes: As weird as this may sound I really love old rakes. What a great holiday display.

I love old shovels too...crazy.

Posted: 9:06 am on December 13th
cebinc writes: Thank you gals for the kind words. CleverJunk - use the idea. I would love to see the results. Have fun.
Cheryl Posted: 8:50 am on December 13th
suewhitney writes: This is darling. I'm a big fan of old rakes. Great use for this one!

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 8:37 am on December 13th
CleverJunk writes: This IS Awesomeness! You did such a pretty job with such a humble tool. I have a collection of vintage rakes in my garden...this would be such fun during the holidays. I hope it's okay if I "pay forward" this idea (I think that sounds better than borrow or steal). :)
Sherri Posted: 6:57 pm on December 12th
MakinItHappen writes: Very pretty indeed! Posted: 3:49 pm on December 12th
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