Back in May, I was honored to win the Ugliest Light Fixture in the World Contest over at Junk Camp. Ki & Matthew posted photos of three ugly light fixtures and challenged readers to come up with a way to makeover the fixture. The fixtures were seriously ugly...see them here. I suggested...
For that first silver one, how about a coat/hat rack? Mount it flat against the wall. Attach a door knob or pull to each stem. For an personalized touch, mount a round frame or object in the center. Hang hats, coats, etc.
Here is what they came up with...
To see more photos of their final project, click here! Turns out I won a prize! A $100 gift certificate to the Junk Revolution site. Any suggestions on how I should spend my prize?
It's official! Pam@ Frippery says my blog is fabulous! Don't believe me? Read about it here! I'm not one to argue with Pam, so I'll be happy to accept this award with a smile! And I'm passing it on to these fab 5 blogs that I've recently discovered...
Kennesha@Me & My House...Crafty. Sassy. Funky.
Kate@Centsational Girl...fabulous, for less.
Joan @Anything Goes Here...vintage blogmancing
Ashley@Ashley's Busy...thrifty, honest, and a little bit silly.
Sara@Be Still and Know...Find pause. Press play.
Some of them have been blogging for a while. Others have recently started. Pay them a visit and tell them Amy sent you!
BLOGGING JUNK EVENT
You are invited!
Kennesha's JUNK PARTY
Thurday, June 18, 2009
All day long at Me & My House
FOLLOWER FEATURE UPDATE
One kind and observant blogger, Angie@A Book a Day, asked me about the Follower Features. Thanks, Angie! I am glad to say that I will be doing one soon. When Blogger switched their followers gadget, it changed the order of how people were displayed. As I had intended to go in order of who started following first, I wasn't sure how to proceed. I will press on and do my best! If you are new to my blog, you are welcome to check out my previous Follower Features!
JUNKOLOGIE TO BE AT VINTAGE TREASURES MARKET
If you are a fan of junk and vintage items, please check out my other blog...Junkologie. We've been finding the best pieces and getting ready for our upcoming show at the Vintage Treasures Market, June 19-20, in St. Charles, MN. Hope to see you there!! If you can make it, please look for the Junkologie sign and make sure to introduce yourself!
Whew! I think that's it! Did I cover everything? I hope so!!