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« on: March 09, 2010 08:56:03 AM »

We just closed on out first house and that means that I can permanently change things. Grin Grin Grin

We 99.999% love the house. One of the things I really wanted to change is the doors to our big beautiful shower. It felt a bit like a fish tank, but we still wanted to be able to see out. We could have upgraded to a frosted glass but it would have cost $1000 which didnt seem right. So I found these vinyl cattails that are supposed to be for wall decoration and I used glass etching cream from the craft store and sponged it on.

I am really pleased with how it turned out. The original plan was to take the vinyl off but I like it so much I have left them on. We will see what happens over time. I dont think the final pic quite does it justice.


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« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2010 09:08:41 AM »

what a great idea.

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« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2010 09:09:56 AM »

Love how it turned out!  Great idea.   Smiley

« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2010 09:59:59 AM »

Yeah! No more fishbowl! Great job! But if it were me, being the frog lover that I am, I would have stuck a frog amongst those cattail... LOL  Roll Eyes

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