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Project by majuvla posted 04-20-2015 10:59 AM 1398 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This necklace holder is made of used pine pallet wood leftovers. As Steve Ramsey from Mere Mortals said : ’’Never be affraid to paint your project.’’ I mixed green, white and gray paint and when dryed I sanded edges to get old look ‘Sabby chic’ style. I used french cleat system to hang it on the wall.
It was ordered by my wife and dughter.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted





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patron

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#1 posted 04-20-2015 11:29 AM

very nice ivan
like the style too

bet the ladies are happy
they kept you around
expect more orders

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Roger

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#2 posted 04-20-2015 12:09 PM

I like it. The small boxes at the bottom are a nice area for more things as well

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 04-20-2015 12:12 PM

Great job on that necklace holder, Ivan. it is really cool especially how you painted it…........Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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doubleDD

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#4 posted 04-20-2015 12:38 PM

Nice design Ivan. Sometimes it calls for paint and this is a winner.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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Mamaria

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#5 posted 04-20-2015 01:29 PM

Lovely!

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SenecaWoodArt

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#6 posted 04-20-2015 02:35 PM

Ivan, very impressive. Paint is not always a bad thing. Some wood just cries out for it.

-- Bob

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majuvla

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#7 posted 04-20-2015 05:26 PM

Thanks all for fine comments.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 04-20-2015 07:03 PM

Shabby indeed,looks nice especially the paint.

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,must polish it to shine...

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kiefer

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#9 posted 04-21-2015 12:55 AM

I like the look and you pulled it of perfectly !As an alternative I use several layers ( or coats ) of paint and then sand to show the wear that occurred overtime and a few marks make it more real looking yet .

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#10 posted 04-21-2015 09:56 AM

My third project in daily top 3!!!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#11 posted 05-19-2015 12:43 PM

Wonderful project for your ladies. The pastel color is very nice and the it all looks very well crafted.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#12 posted 06-11-2015 09:36 PM

nice work Ivan!I really like the paint job!I have been thinking of doing this sort of paint job on a project wit milk paint!

-- "The secret of getting ahead is getting started" Mark Twain https://www.youtube.com/user/bazza866/videos

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mafe

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#13 posted 05-07-2016 10:15 AM

So many wonderful projects you have.
I see also love for daughter and wife, so this is the one that gets the words.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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