Old Letters & Glitter

December 22nd, 2009 in member junk     
Refinerii Refinerii, member
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Found these big old sign letters at the scrap yard the other day, & made husband drag them home for me.  They are big; 13 inches tall, and 3 inches deep; I thought they would be the perfect shelf sitters or wall hangers....  

I added black glitter to the T, placed in on the fireplace mantel with a few other little metal letters I had hanging around, & a few other industrial type accents.  Love it!!  Husband is not quite sure about the glitter, but he's coming around :) 

Amber


Pattern or design used: My own design - Amber Conger
posted in: member junk, metal, eclectic, industrial, funky, country, whimsical, fun, family room, living room, farm, black, study, shelf, letters, alternative

Comments (13)

JunkArchitect writes: The chain looks beyond cool! You really found some fantastic pieces of junk.

Jim Posted: 1:49 pm on January 9th
RustyDiva writes: You lucky duck! I never find letter ~ they are too popular here. Looks great and I love the industrial feel. Posted: 3:35 pm on December 25th
DownHomeDIY writes: Loving the letters. I totally want to see a picture of your mantel! I love the huge chain. Looks so cool!
~MB
Posted: 8:07 pm on December 23rd
shabbychick writes: You've put together a perfect combination - BIG letters and gears! What a great look!

Thanks for sharing.

Kathy Posted: 3:06 pm on December 23rd
Prior writes: Love the huge letters, great find...Lezlee Posted: 9:59 pm on December 22nd
georgiamoon writes: I know many people that would go crazy for your letters and gears. Very cool, Georgia Posted: 6:20 pm on December 22nd
MakinItHappen writes: Wow, you hit the jackpot! You'll have so many cool displays with these. Love this one. Posted: 6:01 pm on December 22nd
chippingcharm writes: So very, very cool! Laurel Posted: 4:49 pm on December 22nd
alicemom writes: Amber,
You had a lucky find. Good on you!
smiles, alcie Posted: 2:39 pm on December 22nd
CottageElements writes: Amber, love these! Love everything on your mantle, "too". The gears are great, and love the huge chain! Thanks, girl!

Lani Posted: 11:54 am on December 22nd
54girl writes: What a great find! Very cool letters! Nice display. Mary Posted: 11:18 am on December 22nd
monakent writes: LOVE your display!!! gailmarie Posted: 10:10 am on December 22nd
upyourattic writes: Love the letters! What a great find! Thanks for sharing!

Patti Posted: 9:58 am on December 22nd
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