Wednesday, December 14, 2011

An angel for Christmas

I interrupt the progress on the reupholstering for a little decor makeover.  I have an big, lovely empty frame above my mantel.  I was trying to figure out what to put in other than a wreath.  I stumbled upon this angel at Goodwill. 



I like it just not the color.  Can you guess what color I painted it?  Yes, not a big surprise.  White!  It took 2 coats of Annie Sloan's Pure White.  I'm liking it.


Here is where the angel now resides for the Christmas season.  Just love how she is floating.  I used fishing line to hang it from the frame to avoid putting another hole in the wall.


Thought I would give you my nighttime view.


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6 comments:

  1. That angel turned out beautiful! Loving the antique frame around her. (and your mantle is gorgeous too).

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  2. Ahhhh...so very pretty...love the look! Come by and share it with us at NIFTY THRIFTY TUESDAY...hope to see ya there:)

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  3. Everything looks better painted white in my opinion. she looks lovely above the mantel.

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