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ollieorange
« on: August 10, 2008 06:20:27 PM »

I never remember to take before pics! This was a vase that I found at Olde Time Pottery for $10. My hubby drilled the hole in the bottom for me, but I did the rest. Painted wired, stabalized, etc. It started off a really ugly gray color.

Detail of the top: I made it out of copper sheeting that I embossed with the tree rings.

Comments are appreciated!
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« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2008 08:03:02 PM »

faux bois! i love it!
you know, urban outfitters carries a lamp JUST like this, but not nearly as great as it's not hand made.
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2008 01:30:54 AM »

Oh wow! Yeah I was going to say, 'totally looks like urban outfitters but better!' I those it when I see stuff like this, makes me think 'I have hope to not spend 100 bucks on a lamp from them!' haha Great job, looks beautiful!
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« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2008 12:49:01 PM »

This is so cool! I love it!
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« Reply #4 on: August 13, 2008 04:44:34 PM »

Oh man, I just looked up the lamp on urban outfitters- it does look a lot like mine!
Thanks for the kind comments
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« Reply #5 on: June 07, 2010 10:31:28 AM »

I have the very same vase!!!!
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lady4feet
« Reply #6 on: June 10, 2010 03:26:51 PM »

I love this! And the copper plate/rings seal the deal.
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ollieorange
« Reply #7 on: June 10, 2010 06:42:13 PM »

I have the very same vase!!!!
we were destined to be partnered up in the woodland swap! You've been doing some good stalking!
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