Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Vintage Mirror Makeover

So I decided to keep at least one of the mirrors I found yesterday and paint out one for now. I got busy last night after I put the boys down and busted out my Annie Sloan and CeCe Caldwell paints. Can I tell yahoo much I LOVE these paints y'all!
After! I painted and slightly distressed it in areas so that the original gold would show thru. I used three different colors on this piece.
Painting it really made all of its intricate details pop out.

I just love its old warn chippy feel! Don't worry about the cracks. This piece is solid! The cracks just add more charm to the piece.

I am loving how it turned out and am now thinking the one I am keeping just may get painted as well!

Thanx for stopping by and I hope your Wednesday is going well!:)

Linking up to the following link parties:
Feathered Nest Friday
Inspiration Friday
Potpourri Friday
Furniture Feature Friday
What Have You Redone Friday Party


  1. OOOOH, I love it! And your right, those cracks just add character. Congrats on the sale :)

  2. I love the gorgeous detail on the mirror and your paint finish is stunning. So pretty. Hugs, marty

  3. It turned out beautifully, Pamela! I love the colors you used and how the detail stands out.

  4. How gorgeous is this? You have inspired me.

  5. It's gorgeous! Job well done!

    Thank you for linking your post and creativity to Potpourri Friday!

  6. Pam, it looks amazing! I love the different colors!

  7. What a lovely mirror! I really love the detail and the paint! Absolutely perfect! Thanks for the sweet comment on my blog!

  8. Incredible! It looks just gorgeous!

  9. I love a good mirror makeover, they are some of my favorites! I am going to feature this tomorrow at my party.

    Also, you mentioned Cece Caldwell paints. I am taking a class using the paints next week from our Western Distributor. I am really excited. I am seriously considering becoming a retailer in my area, there is no one selling these yet and I love everything I am reading and hearing about the paint. Can you tell me any pros and cons you have with it vs. Annie Sloane Chalk Paint?


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