Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Salvaged Tray

I have been missing in action for a few days, sorry.  I had myself a good ol' blonde moment--took off to see my mom and sis for a few days and thought, "I have pictures of lots of new things, I will do a post or two from mom's computer."  Problem is, the pictures were back home on my computer.  See, I was naturally blonde at one point in time and gosh darn, I pay good money to stay that way!

So armed with my visual inspiration on Saturday morning, I hit the garage and came up with a few things, this little tray being one my favorite creations from my day of work.
The 2 long sides are picket fence pieces, the short sides and bottom slats are from a pallet,
 and the handles are cut from a broken window sash.
  I used a nail gun to put it together, added some...you know the answer, paint and stain.
So many fun uses for this little tray, where would you use it?

10 comments:

  1. Well it's cute. Should I be worried?.... sometimes I get a few blonde highlights in my hair. Is that enough for those moments? If I don't add those I have gray, and I get senior moments.

    ~Bliss~

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  2. Beautiful Becky! Just my style.. I might try to make this myself!
    Susan
    Homeroad

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  3. This is really beautiful! I love the rustic feel to it from the unfinished wood.

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  4. Beautiful! Blondes ALWAYS have more fun...don't you know?!! Great thinking on your feet!
    Lorraine

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  5. You did a super great job! Love all the wonderful patina and it's function able too!

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  6. This tray is super awesome..I love all of the things you create! You're such an inspiration to me. Thanks for featuring my 80's coffee table on Under $100 Party! I am so flattered to have someone as talented as you, like something I made! Have a great weekend!

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  7. Such a simple yet functional design! Love the little handles on the sides.
    www.palletfurnitureonline.com

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Thanks so much for taking the time to comment, I really appreciate your kind words!

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