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« on: September 16, 2005 10:39:18 PM »

...and my husband didn't even notice  Cheesy



The clock is real and the stencils are from http://www.dresslerstencils.com/ShowView/category/29

EDIT:  Come on Craftsters - I'm kidding about him not noticing.....
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« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2005 11:06:41 PM »

ahhaha that is so cool! wow, lemme just go stare at it for a little while longer. really cool though.
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« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2005 11:17:54 PM »

Very nice! Too funny that your husband didn't notice.
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« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2005 02:43:53 AM »

that looks awesome.
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« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2005 04:32:05 AM »

Oooh la la! C'est tres magnifique!  Do people start speaking with zee French accent in zat room?
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Hi Rickrackruby! Was that hard to do and do the stencil people give you guidance on colors to use?
Once again you've made a lovely post - thanks for sharing. I peeked in on your blog, too to see if you wrote more about your stencil project.  What a nice family picture!  Glad it didn't get deleted. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2005 06:22:44 AM »

Thanks for your nice comments.  This project took about a month.  I completed it several years ago and the photo was on an old computer that went bust BC (before Craftster) and before I had a blog.  So, finally I am able to share. 

There were a lot of stencils involved at a great expense.  Once I had invested in the stencils I was determined to complete it though!  The border continues along the wall.  I did use approximately the same colors that the stencil co recommended.  I made several mistakes - they aren't too noticeable if you aren't really close!
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« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2005 07:12:21 AM »

I love it so much! I wish I had my own place to do stuff like this in....your bathroom is exactly how I want my house, girly and pretty.  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: September 17, 2005 06:18:21 PM »

OH MY GOD!! i am totally in LOVE with that!!! i especially love the maniquien Shocked
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« Reply #8 on: September 19, 2005 04:33:51 AM »

gorgeous! i just imagined how your husband went into the bathroom and reached for the mirror on the tabel only to find it is painted!! Wink
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« Reply #9 on: September 24, 2005 06:43:35 AM »

i have that clock!  Grin
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