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A Christmas gift for my father-in-law. Reclaimed barnwood frame with reclaimed four-point barbed wire attached with reclaimed fencing staples. Don’t you love the word “reclaimed”? So much better than “old”, “rusty”, “used”. The mirror was not reclaimed. We shipped this FedEx, and it arrived undamaged!

-- http://www.peteroxley.com -- http://north40studios.etsy.com --





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cajunpen

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#1 posted 2457 days ago

That is an impressive frame and mirror. If your father-in-law doesn’t like it – for whatever reason – just let me know and I’ll send my address, I really like it!

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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gbvinc

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#2 posted 2457 days ago

Cool Peter!

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Dadoo

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#3 posted 2457 days ago

Yes, I really like “reclaimed”! Nice framework.

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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herbr

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#4 posted 2457 days ago

Very nice! Reclaimed is a beautiful word and usually less expensive than “new”

-- Spread love with our work

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Thos. Angle

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#5 posted 2457 days ago

My, Peter, that is RUST-ic. Good looking. I’ll bet he was happey with it.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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YorkshireStewart

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#6 posted 2457 days ago

Unique, eyecatching (if you get too close!), wacky; I like that a lot. I’ve noticed they’re using the word ‘pre-owned’ over here instead of ‘used’ or ‘second-hand’.

-- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business. http://www.folksy.com/shops/TreeGems

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TomFran

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#7 posted 2457 days ago

Very creative piece. I’m sure that the style of this has some special meaning to the recipient.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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Dan'um Style

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#8 posted 2456 days ago

I like it !

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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Peter Oxley

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#9 posted 2456 days ago

“Pre-owned”, “gently used”, “new to you” ... I’m sure there are many more!

It’s not the sort of thing I usually build, but it was fun.

-- http://www.peteroxley.com -- http://north40studios.etsy.com --

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dennis mitchell

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#10 posted 2456 days ago

Throw a rusty set of spurs and a chunk of horse hide on it and you’d think you live in the cowboy country.

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