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« on: June 29, 2010 12:32:05 PM »

On one of my recent trips to Goodwill, I found these lovely red candlesticks! The coloring on the exterior had lots of scratches and chips of the clearish paint missing. After much brainstorming on how to recon these into a fabulous new addition to our new apartment, this is what I have come up with!

I'd llllooooovvee to hear what you think! Any suggestions and comments are always welcome!

Ill have to add some action shots soon as I am hoping that when the lights are dim (and there are actually candles being used in them) that I will get some nice reflections from all the glass!
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« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2010 12:36:17 PM »

Oh, very nice fix for the chips! Smiley  What's the clear material? 
« Reply #2 on: July 02, 2010 02:37:05 PM »


thats actually broken glass, mostly old peanut butter jars cleaned and sqashed and adhered via glue gun!
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2010 10:01:50 PM »

Looks great! The glass looks like crystal waves. And it also doubles as an improvised weapon! =D

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