Monday, December 2, 2013

From Plain Tray to Vintage Christmas Tray

I hope you will all forgive me my Beauties!~ I am sharing an old post.
I have been working on a couple guest posts for other bloggers
and with the busy small business Saturday (I sold 3 pieces) I have been
a working fool. (a happy working fool..LOL)
So I am showing this old vintage tray that I made since I will be using it in my
Christmas Mantle Reveal this week.
Until then Enjoy this post..:)
and I will have some new stuff coming up this week!

Good Monday Morning my Beauties! I hope you had a wonderful
weekend. I did, and got to spend some good time with friends shopping a recycled art market and Lunch and Dinner with friends.
I am always surprised when I actually get time in a busy weekend to work on a little craft.
This weekend I found this old wood tray that I had. I was trying to figure out something
Christmasy that I could do it.


I remembered I had a graphic last year from The Graphics Fairy
that was some vintage Christmas Typography.

So I printed it off and glued it to my tray and then instead of modge podgeing it
I used a satin spray lacquer to seal it.

I love the vintage Christmas feel it gave to this plain tray.

Slowly but surely I am knocking out some Christmas Crafts and getting ready for the season.
I hope you guys enjoyed this quick little tutorial.
Have a beautiful day!

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9 comments:

Anonymous said...

I love this too, beautiful job, great find!!!

Anne said...

What a pretty tray - love the vintage look!

Laura @ Our Prairie Home said...

Great idea! Love me some Graphics Fairy!! :) Now... Where did I stash that thrift store tray I bought last month??? HA! ;)

Leslie Stewart said...

So cute! I love anything "vintage" for Christmas! Love that you created your own! Thanks for linking to the party!
Leslie
House on the Way

Anonymous said...

Super Cute! Thanks for sharing!

Sandi~A Cottage Muse said...

Great idea, thanks for sharing!

Athena at Minervas Garden said...

Such a pretty tray, Karin--I want to try making one, too!

Claiming Our Space said...

What a gorgeous tray! Hmmm, I have a tray I have been wondering what to do with and this gives me ideas. Thanks so much for sharing on Tout It Tuesday! Hope to see you next week.

Pam - @diy Design Fanatic said...

Love your tray! The vintage graphic looks wonderful. Stopping by from Wow Us Wednesday.