Saturday, November 5, 2011

Pinterest Inspired! Candle Sticks

Is anyone else addicted to Pintrest? It might be the greatest invention of all time. Now I don't have to buy all of the magazines, cut out pictures and glue them into my Look Book. It is all on line!!!!! Yay!

Anyway...I came across these lovely candle sticks.
I had to try it. Painting furniture and accessories is something I just LOVE and this set just screams "me".
This is what I started with. I needed to clean them up and scrape the old wax off. I also filled in the screw holes.
Here is my version! I am really happy with how they turned out. Nothing big or fancy but just right.
Here they are in action. Oh and by the way...these candle sticks and the lovely buffet they are on will be at the Kane County Flea Market today and tomorrow. Will they go home with you?



  1. Hello, I really liked your blog and became a follower. I am from Turkey, Ankara and welcome you to visit my blog too:)

  2. I love your candlesticks, beautifully created. I also love Pinterest. I have joined your followers list and invite you to join my followers list; as well,I hope you will grab a blog button. Hugs, Gayle

  3. Love your candlesticks. Especially love the colors you chose. I am new to Pinterest and have found some great ideas there. I am your newest follower. I have a great driftwood sailboat give-a-way posted right now. I'd love for you to check it out. Sherron

  4. Hello,Im your newest follower and Im in love with your beautiful furniture re-do's,stop over and visit me wont you?,Thanks,Deidre~