Monday, November 30, 2015

Out Of Room? Look UP

I found a grungy, beat up shelf at the thrift store.  The shelf was in need of some repair but the size was right and it was only five dollars!  I removed the ugly spindles, filled in the holes and dents, sanded it to prepare for the paint.  Once painted white she was no longer a ugly duckling.

 My antique bread boards and some vintage copper were added to take these pictures.  Later, that same day everything came down and the shelf was decorated for Christmas.

Sorry about the dark pictures.  It's been gloomy and raining here for days.

french decorating, french style, ironstone pitchers, ironstone

Please check back on December 10 to see our home decorated for the Christmas Home Tour.

Thanks for dropping by.


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My Uncommon Slice Of Suburbia


Kelly said...

Great idea! I love the look of breadboards on display in the kitchen. I have some hung on my wall too. The shelf was a great place to display them.

Debra Oliver said...

this looks amazing, Sherry!! that shelf was made for that spot! LOVE the breadboards, too!

Vel Criste said...

Your piece just got taller with the addition of that shelf! Love it Sherry! Excited to see your home tour ! I'm joining one too at the 12 days of Christmas Blogger Home tour with Amanda! Hope you can join in on the fun on the 16th of December!

Eilis said...

Your shelf is perfect there. Love how you displayed your bread boards.

Linda @ Itsy Bits And Pieces said...

I love this idea...and love how you decorated it, too!

The Polka Dot Closet said...

I love your shelf, what a great bargain! I know what you mean about the weather...It looked like it was going to snow in Orlando today lol! We can't handle a day or two without our sunshine!


Sissie's Shabby Cottage said...

I like what you have done Sherry. The shelf adds so much and I love the table. Great combination.


Shirley@Housepitality Designs said...

Love have styled it so beautifully as always!!!

Blondie's Journal said...

You worked some magic---I love it!!!

Jane x