September 10, 2013

Diy Gold Spray Painted Vase...

 

Hey guys, I've been contributing over at Old Time Pottery's blog and am having a blast!  In case you missed it, here's my Diy spray painted gold vase that literally cost less than $20.


I saw this photo above the other day and was instantly inspired to add a little gold glam to our home's decor.  After all, gold has made a major come back recently.  And I really like this rich, classic look.  So I hit Old Time Pottery in search of the perfect accessory for my transformation.  Here's what I found...


This simple and very purple glass vase above.  I love it's low profile and modern shape.  And it only cost $16.99 - perfect.

Next I grabbed my can of Valspar's Metallic Spray Paint in...brilliant gold - and got to work.  This project was so easy.  Seriously anyone can spray paint.  I just pointed the can about 10 inches from the vase, and sprayed evenly from left to right until the entire vase was covered.


And here's the After...



Ahhh, I am lovin' my new gold vase!  Especially grouped together with these other fun finds.  Okay knocking off a popular design trend by scoring a fabulous find, and then Doing it yourself...Aka, DIY!  Affordable decorating doesn't get any better.


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12 comments:

  1. Don't you just love the speed in which spray paint can completely change the look of anything. Your vase looks great.
    Traci

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    1. Thanks Tracy. Yes spray paint is instant gratification...I love that!!

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  2. AAAAhhhhh! It's gold fever season I think Jane! I've been spraying a lot of gold too lately as well as some other bloggers I know! Love the new vase, it's so classy!!!

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  3. Thanks Vel, it was such a fun project to do!

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  4. Going out to get some gold spray paint. looks great.

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  5. personally I liked the purple glass better but agree an ugly vase can be spray painted to look amazing for sure!

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  6. personally I like the purple glass vase but think an ugly vase would look amazing spray painted :-)

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  7. I love making things gold around my house. I like your vase! And I like how you styled everything along with it.

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  8. I love it! I just spray painted some vases gold as well, and I love the fun pop that it brings to the room!

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    1. Thanks guys, I'm feeling the gold Love!

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  9. This is beautiful. Would look amazing in my living room...diy is a major favorite past time

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  10. Wow you did a great job and I love that is is easy.Perfect!

    Ali of Dressing Ken

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