How to turn your Pound Shop Mirror into a Shabby Chic Master Piece.
If you’re anything like me you’ll love the shabby chic look. Above that I love my bargain finds. With my love for all things Shabby Chic I have to find ways to get the look I want for a fraction of the price, as my bank balance does not agree with the prices of some items you see out there. Today’s tutorial is on how to achieve the shabby chic look but at a much cheaper price. In my case , I happened to have all the materials I needed from a previous project. I didn’t spend a penny! Happy all round. One of my favorite things is shabby chic photo frames, TK Max shabby chic photo frames to be exact haha. I love them. If I had my way every visit will result in me buying one. But the hubby had to put a stop to that, haha. I need his help in such areas in my life. I recently found some cheap ones in the pound shop. The design is there with regards to the details and patterns but I don’t like the flatness of the colour and the plastic-ness of it. So I got to thinking, I love to up cycle my furniture, maybe I could use the same techniques here? So here it goes. I tried it, and I have to say I love how it has turned out. Continue reading