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Repurposing a Christmas Glass Block

I redid a Christmas glass block in this post, too.
I didn’t take a picture of the glass block when it was a Christmas Block. Darn. But all it had was a gold big bow. It was not pretty by any stretch of the imagination. But now it is pretty.
I had some of these very large artificial white hydrangea flowers and it seemed the perfect thing to top this glass block with.
See the glass block? It has a string of lights inside. I’m always looking for little lights to keep around the house so that I can walk around with a nightline and this fit the bill.

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First I put ribbon around the block to hide the seam on the side. I didn’t take a picture of that step. Darn. But you get the idea.

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I took the stem off the flower and then glued that on top of the green leaves.

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The white little Christmas lights were already inside the block so I didn’t have to do anything with them.

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I almost feel guilty about this craft because there was so little to do to make it.

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I plugged it in. It’s a wonderful light.

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It looks so cute on the serving table in the dining room. The dining room is lit all evening even though the big light is off. This gives off a pleasant glow.

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 This is the way it looked BEFORE:




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6 comments:

  1. Looks very peaceful. Very pretty.
    Stop by later for today's post.

    M :)

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  2. so pretty and simple to create which can be a good thing!!
    Paula

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  3. I love it! Usually you see them standing up ... I like that you laid yours on its side!!!
    Hugs

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  4. What a nice way to add a little soft light to a tabletop - so creative and pretty!

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