Quick floor lamp update and a fail


Hello friends. How are you today? The kiddies are on March break so we’ve been enjoying some down time.  As I mentioned before, this room is going through some big changes, but I took these photos a couple of weeks ago.
I purchased this lamp last year and I really like it but I wanted to give it a quick update.

Before anything else, forgive the tilted shade. It’s driving me insane. But I digress, updating the lamp took about 15 minutes (including drying time in between coats) and I love how it looks.

quicklampupdatecraftberrybush.com-5 I used the new DecoArt MATTE METALLICS paint. It’s a flat metallic paint and it comes in various colors.




Now let me show my original project…


Photo credit: Polyvore

Pretty right? except this is the inspiration photo…

PicMonkey Collage
PicMonkey Image2

fail Lovely coasters right? OR..

fail-3 A piece of cheese and ham in one…haha.


Have you had any fails lately? I’d love to know.






  1. Tracey says

    Haha this made me laugh right out loud! I have too many “fails” to count! But that’s ok..at least we tried! Thank you for conitually giving me inspiration! Have a great day!

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