|What do you get when you combine a vintage light fixture and a glass candle holder? Two less things in the neighbor's trash, and a cool pedestal bowl.|
Fast forward twenty years, to a friend who after five minutes in a junk shop with me threatened to have my headstone engraved with what she swears is my favorite phrase: "Oh, look, if you turn it upside down, it could be a..." I had planned on "Gone to the Grand Perhaps, back soon!", but hey, at that point, I'm sure I'll go along with whatever.
Seriously, I do have an inability to let things be. It's too much fun to transform them into something more useful, especially if they're headed for the dumpster.
|This mantle, made of two salvaged headboards and a broken mirror mosaic, would have been made of an old piano top, but that ended up being a breakfast bar in a client's home. Careful, the junk bug is catching!|
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