DIY Vintage Monogram Mirror Tray

In Get Inspired, Home Accessories, Tutorials by Kelsey Browning-Connor

DIY Vintage Monogram Mirror Tray

SUPPLIES

DIRECTIONS

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1. Remove Mirror from Frame

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2. Clean Frame and Mirror

Using lint-free t-shirt rag, clean frame and mirror with Amy Howard at Home ® Chalky Mineral Spray™  to remove any dirt or residue. Allow to dry.

3. Paint Frame

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In a well ventilated area, spray frame with two thin coats of Amy Howard at Home ® Chalky Mineral Spray™ – Bloom , allowing to dry 15-20 minutes between coats. Allow to dry 30-45 minutes after second coat.

4. Apply Cerusing Wax

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Using China Bristle Brush, pick up Amy Howard at Home ® Cerusing Wax, and off-load excess onto cardboard palette. Brush frame with Cerusing Wax, being sure to work the wax down into the details and crevices of the Frame. Allow to come to tack 20-30 minutes.

5. Buff Frame

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Using lint-free t-shirt rag, buff the frame.

6. Apply the Monogram

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Apply the monogram stencil to the center of the mirror, and mask off the rest of the mirror with kraft paper and masking tape. Using Amy Howard at Home ® High Performance Lacquer™ – White Perfection, spray monogram. Allow to dry only 10 minutes, and carefully remove monogram stencil. Do not allow Lacquer to dry completely before removing monogram stencil.

7. Re-assemble Mirror and Frame

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9. Enjoy the bragging rights!

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