Friday, November 29, 2013

Final Master bathroom fixtures



A couple of months a go my dear friend and neighbor Jill went to a swap meet in California.  I had been looking for the perfect chandelier for over my claw foot tub with no luck for some time, so knowing that she has awesome taste I gave her 100 bucks and said, if you see something get it for me please.  And this is what she came back with!  I was a little scared..  But, this baby was all mine and I LOVE fixing up old stuff.  So I got to work pronto! 



I took rest of the crystals off. There were over 800 of them!


I like gold and real brass is awesome but this little chandler is not real brass.  It was like a shiny orangish yellow fake brass. So I spray painted the body bronze rewired it because the wire was in bad shape, then washed every single crystal.  In the process I found out you are supposed to wash your crystals yearly.  I don't look forward to that!  It took several hours to wash and rehang all the crystals.  But, they are super sparkly now

















I cannot get a good picture that does that chandelier any justice.  In real life it is beautiful.  When the light is on it is gorgeous.  It is so sparkly it reminds me of a Christmas tree.  I feel like it is  Christmas in my bathroom all year!! 












More pictures of the Master bathroom.  











I am really happy with how it turned out!!

2 comments:

  1. Melanie, I love it! I have a little light envy. Jill has GREAT taste. And I love your bedding. What is the name of the duvet cover at Ikea? I looked but it may be out now. That is what I want my master to look like. Calm and serene, since normal life isn't calm or serene! Thanks for all the pics! I need to stop by again soon to see it all in person. Cheryl

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    1. Cheryl, thank you! And yes you need to come out again. The duvet is called Linblomma from Ikea. They still sale it but only in white linen now. Boo! I hate it when they stop Selling a color or even worse than entire line.

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