Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Gold rush!

I'm currently in a gold and wood stage in my life!

I either want everything glamorous gold or rustic wood, my husband is probably happy for the masculinity that has suddenly come in to play!

I have a few lamps around the house that really needed some sprucing up! 


These lamps are in our entryway, something about them just didn't seem finished. They are pretty, and I love the shine, But I wanted glam!
Of course there isn't anything a little spray paint can't fix!

Rustoleum metallic in gold, changed the look!



With the help of some ribbon I found at Walmart


 I think this is definitely the effect I was looking for!!



While I was at it...I hooked this baby up too!

I couln't find any painters tape in the house! Electrical tape seemed to work just fine!


 A little spray...

And VOILA! 


 I'm smiling just looking at them!!


Happy Almost Turkey day!!
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20 comments:

  1. Oh I love what you did with your lamps Sherika...but I have to tell you that I have the same lamp base only I bought it in gold and thought about spray painting it silver!! Yours look great. And I have also been wanting to do what you did with your lamp shade...now I am inspired!
    Wonderful post...I am your newest follower!

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  2. Hey there spray paint friend!!! I totally LOVE the results!!! I'm a bit green with envy over that elephant though! Where did you get him!?!? I'm so glad to know about your place!!! I'm your newest follower!!!

    Hugs, Aimee @ ItsOverflowing.com

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  3. Sherika! Great job-love all of it :)

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  4. Ok girl you have skills and is very creative. Yours lamps are beautiful nice job.

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  5. Yeah, I am with you on that, the gold does look good:) I've been pondering painting my diy sunburst in my bedroom a gold color...who knows what I will do in there next. It looks great:)

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  6. Love what you did to the lamps Sherika! The pattern on the last one is so sharp!

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  7. those are fabulous! the gold is so much more glamorous- and i love what you did with the shades!

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  8. I normally gravitate toward silver rather than gold, but I really love the lamp update! I think the lamps "pop" more. Great job! :)

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  9. Sherika, your lamps look fabulous! I really like the pattern you created. Nice work being resourceful with the electrical tape.

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  10. Nice blog you've got there Sherika! Loving the combination of white and gold myself! Thanks for visiting. Followed you too!
    Love, Olga

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  11. Fab redo!

    ~Mrs. Delightful
    ourdelightfulhome.blogspot.com

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  12. Gorrrrgeous!! The pattern you made on the shade is fab! I love gold too :)
    I haven't braved spray paint yet, but I can't wait to try. Is it easy? I'm still trying to figure out where to do it since we're in an apartment.

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  13. Stunning! The hammered lamps have an Egyptian vibe that I love!

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  14. I usually prefer silver, but I think the gold looks really glam with the table and mirror. And I love the gold lamp shade! It looks amazing! Spray paint is the greatest!

    Stopping by from Lil Luna Link Party!

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  15. Sherika, I love your lamp makeovers! They look so pretty! I would love for you to share this at my party! http://theshadyporch.blogspot.com

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  16. Great job on both lamps! I love the gold!

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  17. I think I am going to have to give one our lampshades that treatment!

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  18. I love what a little spray paint can do! Looks fabulous! So glad you linked up with us!

    Marie
    mylilpinkpocket.blogspot.com

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I love reading all your comments! Thanks so much!

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