DIY Anthropologie-Look Plant Pots/Candle Holders

DIY Anthropologie-Look Plant Pots/Candle Holders

I am the first to admit that I have an unhealthy obsession with Anthropologie.  Their store displays alone are among the first memories that inspired my love for Interior Design, and their magazines are a whirlwhind of lifestyle jealousy.  Among their treasures lurking inside the stores are their one-of-a-kind vintage pieces sourced from around the world. (I asked, and it is actually someone's job to find these pieces by travelling all over.  I'm quite sure I would give my firstborn for that job.)  

These vintage pieces all have that "aged in a french countryside" patina to them that makes them perfection, but alas, 'tis not always in one's budget to spend $600 on a chipped, broken bird. One can, however, create this textured look with some garage sale finds, paint, and a secret ingredient, which you will never ever guess...

Read More