Tuesday, August 3, 2010

RE-PURPOSED

Ok, so I am going around my house and thinking I am a bit tired of a few treasures I have been holding on to. I do like beautiful clutter, but now I am craving a "scaled down" look of my designed clutter. So I am caving in and letting some things go, listing them in my Etsy vintage shop, Remember Yesterday. So I get to some old antique electric insulators. I bought a lot in an auction a while back, lots of white and a few blue, 1 aqua.

So while checking some prices in Etsy listings, I saw a very clever use for these. (I must give credit to the smart cookie who thought of this) Insert a flicker candle….GENIOUS. So I will keep one or two and use them now in this way…
Whatcha think?

3 comments:

  1. I love old insulators, and that is a great new use for them!

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  2. What a way cute reuse idea. I, too, get so many ideas while looking around on Etsy and can spend hours on there.
    Hugs and Herbal Blessings, Mandy

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  3. what's a flicker candle?
    and where would i find them?

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