Do you still have plastic spoons for your summer picnics? Don't throw them away! Instead,use them to make a vintage style mirror.
Want to give you a mirror a vintage touch? No need to spend a fortune. With a few plastic (or stainless steel) spoons, you can make one with your own hands. Here's how to do it.
What you need:
- 20 plastic teaspoons
- 20 plastic tablespoons
- Hot glue
- A round mirror
- A round cardboard base
- Gold spray paint
Steps to follow:
1 / Spray paint all plastic spoons with gold paint.
2 / Allow to dry.
3 / Using a glue gun, paste the plastic tablespoons around the cardboard base (spray paint if it is not already golden).
4 / Then glue the plastic teaspoons onto the tablespoons.
5 / Finally, with hot glue, stick the round mirror in the center.
6 / And that's it!
- Plastic spoons: recycled
- Gold spray paint: 4,76 £
- Round mirror: 2,50 £
- Cardboard shape: 1,40 £
Total: £ 8.66
Feel free to share your DIY creations on social networks with the hashtag #omhdiy! We will share the best ones.
Check out the video above for a full tutorial!