All Posts from ‘galvanized metal’

Spring tulips in sap spiles
One of my favourite Spring trends is flowers combined with vintage finds. There is something so beautiful about delicate blooms mixed with rusty old metal and I definitely have a soft spot for that look. I found these old sap spiles last year when my mom and I were on a trip to Quebec...

hanging salvaged buckets on reclaimed wood for plants
It’s almost the end of the month and that means another project challenge!  Did you see last month’s frame project?  (see it here)  It is almost time to use it and I can’t wait! For October, our challenge was to incorporate buckets or containers into our decor.  I have been collecting galvanized metal buckets for...

a thrift store bowl and candle stick
Before I do another Facebook Live Demo tonight with Hometalk, I wanted to share with you another galvanized metal project.  If you missed the two-part one I did last summer, you can find it here and here. This time, I wanted to paint wood to look like galvanized metal.  I found this bowl and...

Hometalk and Recreated Designs Facebook Live
So this has been one of those weeks that has been full of incredible things happening but yet I feel like I am two steps behind on everything 😉   Do you ever have those weeks?? There are some super exciting things in the works that I can’t wait to share with you but they...

flowers in a painted pail with a stencil
Did you see Tuesday’s project about painting a pail to look like Galvanized metal?  The pail turned out wonderfully but it was still missing something.  Back in the day (as my niece likes to say) household items were made to last.  People usually had very few possessions and cherished those they did.  Since common...

using paint to get a faux galvanized metal look
Galvanized metal has become quite popular in the last little while and I personally love the look of it.  I have developed a real love for what I like to call the “Farmdustrial” look 😉  Farmhouse combined with industrial.  I love the look of the old, worn chippy paint alongside functional, industrial pieces that...