Friday, June 7, 2013

DIY Refurbished Shabby Wooden Mirror - Before & After

I found this old wooden mirror at the tip shop for $5. It was a hideous shade of pink but had a beautiful shape, solid wooden frame and that romantic patina on the mirror you only get with age. As my mum says "it had good bones" and so it came home with me for a chance at a second life.

Several coats of paint later and with the help of my trusty little electric sander it looks like this - 

What do you think?