Dollar Tree Bells

Dollar Tree Bells Re-Purposed to Candle Shades

In my last post I shared the trees I found at the Dollar Tree and while I was at the Dollar Tree  I noticed these gold glittered Christmas bells.   I picked  three of them up, not sure what I was going to do with them, but I knew I would be changing the gold for sure.  Not a big gold fan, but a little is OK.

I painted them with some latex paint, leaving a little of the gold glitter showing.

I had these candle sticks.  I decided to paint them to match the bells.

I painted on some gold glitter glue to match the bells

You probably can’t see it to well, but they have flameless candles under the bells, now candle shades.

It really is very pretty when lit up.


I had some old books, I took the covers off and bound them with some twine and decorated the top with some pearls and floral picks.

Wishing you all a great week.

Special Announcement:

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas everywhere                     you look!  
We want to celebrate the season and share Christmas cheer by hosting a four week Christmas link party!  Four blogs are joining together to share your holiday creations. Each week we will host a theme party to feature desserts & holiday food, ornaments & holiday decor, mantels & tablescapes, and trees and wreaths. The host of the week will share a fun project. 
Nov. 28th  Life on Lakeshore Drive will host ornaments & decor.
Dec. 5th    Kathe With An E will host mantels & tablescapes.
Dec. 12th  House Honeys will host trees & wreaths
Dec. 19th  One More Time Events will host desserts & holiday food
**There will be a special giveaway for those who share at all 4 parties!**
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Under the Table and Dreaming for the Sunday Showcase Party 
Thrifty Decor Chick for Before and After Monday 
Boogieboard Cottage for Masterpiece Monday 
Between Naps on the Porch for Metamorphosis Monday 
The Stories of A2Z for Tutorials and Tips Tuesday 
Coastal Charm for Nifty Thrifty Tuesday
A Stroll thru Life for Tabletop Tuesday 
Cedar Hill Ranch for Cowgirl Up! on Tuesdays 
My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia for Tuesday’s Treasures 
Savvy Southern Style for Wow Us Wednesdays 
DIY by Design for Fall into Fall 
DIY Showoff for the Fall Festival 
The Shabby Creek Cottage for Transformation Thursdays 
No Minimalist Here for the Open House Party on Thursdays 
Stone Gable for Tutorials, Tips and Tidbits on Thursdays
My Romantic Home for Show and Tell Friday 
French Country Cottage for Feathered Nest Friday 
2805 for Potpourri Friday 
At the Picket Fence for Inspiration Friday 
Common Ground for Vintage Inspiration Friday 
The Charm of Home for Home Sweet Home Friday 
Craftberry Bush for Happy Hour on Fridays 
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serendipity and spice
you aret alking too much., from my front porch to yours
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kathe with an e
positively splendid
Stringtown home
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sarahdawn designs
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Life on Lakeshore Drive
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