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Painting Your Old Umbrella

By Creatively Living on Jun 12, 2012
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I purchased an umbrella off Craigslist about four years ago. It was "ok" when I bought it. Not totally new, but decent. Sadly, this year it was at the end of it's life.....I was going to buy a new one, but thought I would give some spray-paint a try first. 

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2.5 cans of red RustOleum Spray Paint ...



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...and two 15' rolls of striped ribbon from Hobby Lobby.

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Hobby Lobby  

and this old umbrella was back in business! 

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A close-up of the ribbon detail.


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Ok....I really am moving onto the inside of the house now. Really! 
Because buyers will probably care more about my missing basement ceiling than black and white trim on my umbrella!

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Oh why do I let myself get so distracted?!

--Katie


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