Ugly Clock turned Message Center

March 16th, 2009 in member junk     
OliveRue OliveRue, member
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I thought I would post a project I did last month since everyone liked the other clock makeover. I seem to be stuck on clocks for some reason. :-) This is another goodwill rescue. I paid $8. Removed the center and added some chicken wire. That was it! Very simple to do. HOWEVER, if trying this at home please take my advice and have someone help you. I did this by myself and without gloves. My hands were all scratched up afterwards.  


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Comments (8)

eveh writes: I am going chicken wire shopping. Do I buy that at Home Depot, maybe or do I have to go to a farm supply store? I can just imagine all different ways to use that idea. Posted: 3:29 pm on March 23rd
shabbychick writes: Very nice save! You did a great job - (minus the scratches of course - sometimes we learn the hard way, don't we??? - and, I'm definitely speaking from experience...).

Thanks for sharing! Kathy Posted: 8:36 am on March 17th
alicemom writes: Fun & easy.............what more could we want!
Smiles,
alice Posted: 9:52 pm on March 16th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Nice rescue! -Candy Posted: 9:12 pm on March 16th
georgiamoon writes: This turned out so well. You did a great job and I love the chicken wire. Georgia Posted: 5:00 pm on March 16th
OliveRue writes: Thank you ladies. This was a fun project and I really like how it turned out. Posted: 2:59 pm on March 16th
Junquerette writes: Very clever. I do like the picture behind the clock, though. I would save that. Posted: 2:30 pm on March 16th
suewhitney writes: Hi All,

Here is a really, fun, easy, and clever member post. A good Will rescue becomes attractive and functional. Way to go Olive Rue!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 12:28 pm on March 16th
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