Hey everyone! I’m Amanda from Every Creative Endeavor and I am so excited to be here today for Creativity Week! Kim and I started blogging around the same time so it is always fun to be here and post a little something on her blog! Today I thought I would spread a little Christmas Cheer with a super easy project!
I was browsing the Pottery Barn website looking for some inspiration when I saw this:
It is darling – only, it comes with a price tag of $149.00 – that is not so darling so I decided I would make my own!
I love these letters from Hobby Lobby so I decided I would use them for my wall art. They are $2.99 each but I got them on sale for 50% off! (of course!!) so I spent $6!
I set them up the way I wanted them and then hot glued the parts that touch together –
I flipped it over and added a bracket so I could hang it up if I wanted too –
Then using my staple gun I stapled the letters together. It worked perfect for the spots where just a little bit of the letters were touching.
I then used Krylon’s Stainless Steel Spray Paint and sprayed the whole thing. The can of paint was $8 but I used a 40% off coupon and got it for about $5!
The PB’s is bronze but I don’t have a lot of bronze in my Holiday décor so I chose a shiny silvery color instead – I am so glad I went with Silver – I love it!!
Throw in some Christmas red and green and it looks perfect!
Not bad for $11!! and it’s even a color that goes with my décor! You gotta love that! It’s been fun sharing my project with you! I’d love if you would stop by and see what else I have been working on! I also have a giveaway going on right now for the Creative Carousel Collaboration with Three prize packages worth over $150 each! Some of my other projects include:
Thanks again Kim for letting me be apart of Creativity Week!
***** Thanks for stopping by today Amanda! I’m loving this and it looks really easy. Maybe I need to add this to my mantle decor!
About Kim Conner
Kim is a Marketing Director by day and Crafter/Blogger/Blog Designer by night. She lives with her husband, three beautiful children, and shih-tzu, Mushu. For even more seven thirty three fun, like her on Facebook, Google +, or follow along via Twitter!
The images and content of seven thirty three are protected by copyright laws. DO NOT distribute or copy the content found within this blog without written permission. DO NOT edit or remove watermarks from any image.
If you would like to share an image feel free to pick ONE IMAGE only with a direct link to its original post. For questions contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
If linking to one of my free printables only link to my blog post, not the printable link. Free printables are for personal use only and may not be altered in any way.