As I told you in previous posts, I am decluttering while finishing some projects, and this last weekend it was the turn for the old wicker basket I brought from my mother in law house along with some other treasures; you can read about them here and here.
It had a beautiful shape, and I could imagine it with a new glory with a bit of paint. This is how it looked before
Isn’t it cute? It could be great as a caddie, or to hold some flower pots, you name it. But it was in desperate need of a makeover, so I decided to try a new paint I hadn’t had tried before and… I am now in love with it!!
I want to make it clear that this is not a sponsored post, and they have not paid me to talk about the paint. It is just that I am amazed! My old wicker basket only needed one coat to get it covered as you see in the picture. As I painted it at night I waited until the next morning to paint the bottom, but I could see the color was really cool. I used Primitive from DecoArt.
It dried very quickly, and it was ready to serve some tea.
I couldn’t help leaving you a “before & after” picture.
I am thinking in other uses for the basket, and I have some ideas so I hope I can share them soon.
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