The Happier Homemaker: DIY White Faux Ceramic and Milk Glass Vases

fake milk glass

I always forget about this little trick.... Use candle wax before spray painting to give that worn/shabby chic look....

DIY gold striped vases! Inexpensive way to spruce up boring, clear vases!

Update outdated dishes - I'm going to look for inexpensive dishes at garage sales!

$1 Vases Transformed

Buy inexpensive frames, paint the frame, and paint the glass with chalkboard paint.

Take plastic bins from the dollar store and upgrade them using metallic spray paint to give them a “tin” finish.

Looking glass spray paint

do it yourself cupcake trays. All you need is some dollar store metal trays, some dollar store glass candle sticks, some E-6000 glue, spray paint and primer. Hello fun and fabulous party tray!

so cool!

vintage plates and a cheap candle stick - great idea!

Fill your sink with hot, hot, hot water. Then fill each wine bottle with hot water and drop it into the sink. Next, add this secret potion: 1/2 cup baking powder 1 Tbsp dish soap 2 cups white vinegar Once you add the vinegar to the sink, it will get all fizzy for a second.AND THE LABELS COME OFF:-)

Rubber bands wrapped around vases, then spray with craft spray that etches the glass. Remove bands and voila! Brilliant!

Now that is a cool, and easy, idea. Get some cheap vases from Goodwill and, presto, cool decorating pieces!

How to paint bathroom tiles! No more worry about buying a house with outdated tile. Can also use same method for a tub. I will need this one day.

Use dollar glasses, rubber bands, and spray paint to make beautiful candle holders.

spray painting through lace!