Thrifty Tuesdays: Rosanna Find!

I used to have a post on Tuesdays called Target Tuesdays (featuring finds from the dollar section of the store) but I am going to change it to Thrifty Tuesdays to broaden what I can show.  

I have been on a garage sale kick these past few weekends and I love some of the finds that I've been lucky to get!  This past weekend was no exception.  For years I have been drooling over the Rosanna Decor Bon Bon collection.  I spot it on so many dessert tables but didn't want to shell out the $40 - $75 per item price.  


My favorite item of the bunch was the white footed square bowl.  


I was so close to getting it earlier this year but I am glad that I waited.  Here is the glass bowl that I got at a garage sale this past Saturday for 50 cents. 


Add a few layers of white spray paint, here is the finished piece.

Not bad for $3.50 (bowl + spray paint) right? 

 I may not be able to use the bowl for food without inserting a square glass dish in it first but it would also look nice as a floral vase too.

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Comments

  1. I did not know that you could paint glass and make it look so good. What a great piece and great idea.
    Looks like the real thing!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving such a nice comment. I'm following you now and will be back often.

    hugs
    Sissie

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  2. O MY GOSH!! look what you got for 3.5o?! nice job! i commend your patience... SCORE!

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  3. You did an outstanding job on this THRIFTY piece!!! Thanks for sharing it at my party.

    Blessings,
    Linda

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  4. You are so clever, Jen!
    The bon bon garage sale find is a gem!
    Thank you for visiting my blog.
    cheers!
    Teresa in CA

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  5. WOW! this is fab. I painted a couple of old glass jars and that looked fine, never tried a fruit bowl. Will definitely give it a try.

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  6. I love this...kudos to you for a perfect knock off!!!

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  7. Thanks everyone! I am always on the lookout for vintage glassware. This is one of my favorite finds :)

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  8. ohhhhhhhh how gorgeous!! love it! You did an awesome job there!

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  9. Beautiful! It looks almost identical to the expensive one! Thanks for visiting my blog today. I've enjoyed looking at yours and I'm now your newest follower! :)

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  10. love it!!! what a fabulous piece!!!

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