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Before and After: Colorful Bar Cart Makeover

By Diy Maven

...a, aka Tattooed Martha, found the cart pictured above at Goodwill, and although it looks like it was in pretty good condition, its lack of personality just wasn't cutting it. So, Sasha busted out the Krylon and started blasting. Her choice of colors--Sea Glass  and Mambo Pink--would brighten the most dreary of rooms. Take a look: Photo: Tattooed MarthaTo see how the project came together, pay a visit...

Tagged: Makeover Mondays

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Old Trunk, New Look

By Diy Maven

...like this at Curbly before, as it involves the old trunk you see before you. Sweet Mint Studios intended to re-do the inside, not the outside of the trunk, but inspiration took over and a few cans of Krylon and a bunch of tape later and voila:   The trunk's new look now suits its surroundings of soft, muted colors. To see how it was done, follow this link to Sweet Mint Studios. Via.

Tagged: Makeover Mondays, Makeover, Trunk

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Chair Makeovers: From Queen Anne to Queen Awesome

By Diy Maven

...s made them perfect makeover specimens. The first, a Harden-made pleather-seated dining chair, is part of a set  of four Country Living style director Nicole Esposito Polly nabbed on Ebay. After some Krylon, new fabric and dangly ball trim, this is what they look like now:  Our second example is from Darling Octopus. Because it was destined for a child's room, the owner wanted a DURABLE fabric. T...

Tagged: How To

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Shot of Yellow Lamp Makeover

By Diy Maven

...e made over the lamps above to look like the lamps below.    I bet you thought the BASE of the lamps were going to be the part that would get the once over, right? Nope. DC gave the shades a shot of Krylon--in Sun Yellow Gloss, to be specific. Now she has the yellow lamps she's been craving!  Visit Decor Chick to read more of the story. 

Tagged: Makeover Mondays, Lamps, Krylon, Lampshades

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Make a Bucket Advent Calendar

By Diy Maven
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...trip to the store:     9 bags of white tin pails (the maker found hers at a Dollar Tree in the wedding aisle) numbered vinyl stickers (or an electronic cutting machine and appropriate cartridge) Krylon Cherry Red spray paint primer MDF of wood board a pretty flower angled screws drill and drill bit For the entire tutorial, head on over to Infarrantly Creative. Via.    

Tagged: Advent, Christmas, Holiday, How To, Calendar

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Make a Bottle Cap Tray

By Diy Maven

...d up this "hideous" glittery pink tray at Hobby Lobby for under three bucks. She gave it funky, retro once-over using, of all things, bottle caps.    Besides the caps, she used glossy white paint, Krylon spray paint (to paint the bottle caps) and acrylic water. For the entire how to and to see more pictures of the project, follow this jump to Sweet Something Designs. Via. This technique would also b...

Tagged: Secondhand, How To, Tray, Retro

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Ugly Plastic Mirror = Shabby Chic Bulletin Board

By Diy Maven

...stic picture frame (a great goal item for your next thrift store/rummage sale outing) homasote board (find a local dealer here) fabric polyester batting spray paint (formulated for plastic, like Krylon Fusion) wide grosgrain ribbon drawer pulls (also a potential rummage sale item) 1- 1/2" long hanger bolt furniture nails or thumbtacks newspaper   For the entire tutorial along with a tools...

Tagged: Bulletin Board, Bulletin, Shabby Chic

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How to: Turn a Tacky Glitter Reindeer into an AWESOME Glitter Reindeer

By Chris Gardner

...(I got mine at Hobby Lobby, 50% off in the holiday section; I've seen similar objects at Michael's and at discount stores this year) Large bucket or sink and soapy water White spray primer (I used Krylon dual) Krylon Glitterblast spray paint Krylon Glitterblast clear sealer 1. At first I thought I might try to take advantage of the coarse texture on the reindeer, and just spray a coat of glitt...

Tagged: Craft, How To, Holiday, Christmas, Reindeer, Animals, Krylon, Glitter, Curbly Original

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How to: Make Sparkly, Glittery Animal Christmas Ornaments

By Chris Gardner

...Plastic animals - check your local toy or craft store. I scored mine at Michael's for 40% off each!  Small screw eyelets Electric drill and small drill bits Colored spray paint - I used Krylon Dual paint and primer in one, very helpful with the smooth surface of the plastic animals Krylon Glitterblast paint - I used "Cherry Bomb," "Posh Pink," "Lucky Green," and "Sparkling Waters" Kryl...

Tagged: Christmas, Holiday, Ornament, Craft, Krylon, Spray Paint, Plastic, How To

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How To: Turn an IKEA Dining Chair Into a Fornasetti Work of Art

By Diy Maven

...Even if you're not a fan of Fornasetti, the technique Mark Montano uses to turn an inexpensive IKEA dining chair into a work of art is more than kinda brilliant. First, he shot the chair with  Black Krylon, and then he adhered Fornasetti clip art (supplied) using E-6000 Spray Adhesive. Finally, he trimmed it, subtly, with metallic gold and finished with a coat or two of polycrylic. Yes, the chair is ju...

Tagged: How To, Inspiration

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How to: Make a Contemporary, Glittery Holiday Tree Centerpiece

By Chris Gardner

...s a lot of glittery cheer for the effort, in my book.  So, there's no reason not to make one yourself! Tools and Materials Paper-mache cones (see Step 1) Solid color spray paint (I chose black) Krylon Glitterblast, I used: Starry Night (black lid) Silver flash (silver lid) Krylon Glitterblast Clear Sealer 1. The ease of this project centers around these paper-mache cones. I have no ide...

Tagged: Christmas, Holiday, Dining, Kitchen, Glitter, Krylon, Spray Paint, Centerpiece, Tree, Curbly Original

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DIY: Turn Your Plain Glass into Mercury Glass

By Kelly B

...r the past few years I've been amassing my own personal collection of mercy glass. I love how it feels classic, yet modern and can fit in with virtually any color scheme. So I was really excited when Krylon came out with their own do-it-yourself paint,   Looking Glass. Now it's possible to turn anything into mercury glass with a few simple steps.  You'll Need: Krylon's Looking Glass spray paint...

Tagged: Glass, Mercury Glass, Spray Paint

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Make Christmas Decorations More Chic

By Lilybee

...fellow, the nicest thing you can say about him is that he's 'festive'. Check out his makeover after the jump.   ..... ....Voila:   A lick of black spray paint and he's disco ready. I used Krylon Fusion paint and to turn Rudolph's hick cousin into Rudolph's chic cousin. I actually have two of these because things look better in pairs; well they do if you're slightly obsessive about symmetr...

Tagged: Holiday, Decorations, Dollar Store Chic, Easy, Cheap

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