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Topic: From stand-up clock to wall clock.  (Read 1975 times)
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smalleah
« on: May 29, 2008 09:01:01 PM »

My brother gave me this clock for my 13th or 14th birthday. I've always liked it, but purple isn't really my color (I'm not a big fan of chrome either). Also, it didn't stand up straight without something to prop it up.  The brown I used matches a couple picture frames I have and the bronze-y color matches some decorative shelf-brackets. Next thing... I need to repaint these green walls!

This was a quick, mostly easy project (except for the fly that landed in the fresh paint!). I took it apart, cut the base to match the length of the other 11, painted it and reassembled.

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« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2008 10:51:59 PM »

it looks so much better now! i wouldn't be able to stand having the original sitting on my desk (i'm very surprised at how neat i've gotten since going to college...strange) but i would love to hang what you made it into  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2008 09:09:26 PM »

I loooove the colour of the walls in the first pic, in the second tho, not as much. like the clock tho!!
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« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2008 11:28:27 AM »

I loooove the colour of the walls in the first pic, in the second tho, not as much. like the clock tho!!
It's the exact same wall - just different lighting. I loved my paint choices when I first did them but nowadays they're too bright. I wish I'd gone with more neutral greens.
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