Friday, August 29, 2014

Fleur-de-lis Tags

These fleur-de-lis tags have been on a journey.

Earlier this summer I purchased a shelf, with the intention to sell it at one of my shows.  I loved the little fleur-de-lis design.  Well......

It did not sell in it's original gold tone finish.

It did not sell after I painted it white.

The other day, I was moving it out of my way, when I took another look, and, envisioned tags.

Bye, bye, fleur-de-lis shelf.  Hello, fleur-de-lis tags.

I removed the little fleur-de-lis.  I gave them a rusty, weathered, distressed white finish.

Then I added a hole, and, hemp string.

They make nice tags.

No, I did not toss the shelf.  I'm planning to redesign it.

See ya soon.


  1. They are really beautiful as tags. Your finishes are always so authentic looking.

  2. I love them as tags! Great thinking! I know the shelf is going to be transformed into something unique too.

  3. Great idea to make tags, love them!

  4. I do love your vision, those tags are amazing!!!

  5. Your just too sexy I mean smart !!!!!!!!!!!!!LOL

    You cab eventually reinvent any thing

  6. Saw these on FB yesterday, Love them and they seem substantial in size.


  7. Love your work so much.You make magic with everything you touch Just beautiful.

    Have a nice sunday


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