Decor DIY: Olly the Spray Painted Owl

I made a trip to the dollar store this morning and walked out with a new friend. Meet Olly. Olly didn’t always look like this. He’s is different, special and with the help of two coats of Krylon’s metallic gold spray paint he now shines as the centerpiece of my table top. Go Olly go!!!!

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26 responses

  1. Kasey

    absolutely brilliant. Olly is very lucky to have such a nice, new home

    October 3, 2012 at 1:02 pm

    • awwwww yes. yes ally is!!!!

      October 3, 2012 at 4:14 pm

  2. Okay, that’s darn cute. NOT so cute in the “Before”. You’ve got a great eye πŸ™‚

    October 3, 2012 at 1:04 pm

    • Thanks! Yes most things at the $1 are pretty hideous, but with a little love you can add some gems to your decor.

      October 3, 2012 at 4:15 pm

  3. Melanie

    LOVE this!!!

    October 3, 2012 at 1:23 pm

  4. SOO cute! This video makes me wanna; hit the dollar store around the corner and stop at Lowes on the way home lol.

    October 3, 2012 at 1:36 pm

  5. Juanitajmlrc

    It looks vere Nice

    October 3, 2012 at 2:51 pm

  6. actsofstyle

    Awwww what a cute owl!!

    October 3, 2012 at 6:48 pm

  7. Planned Spontaneity

    So adorable!

    October 3, 2012 at 8:59 pm

  8. How smart is that?! Love it!!

    Xo, Rachel
    http://www.glitzyblues.com

    October 3, 2012 at 10:15 pm

  9. Girl, you are so cray cray! that vid was HILARITY!!!!!

    October 3, 2012 at 10:32 pm

  10. lol it was so ugly before but its looks great now. Well done.

    October 4, 2012 at 2:37 pm

  11. Great Idea ! Thanks to you I customize one in silver πŸ˜‰

    http://glitterfrench.tumblr.com

    October 5, 2012 at 5:09 am

  12. I love him and your video!! I wonder if there is any way to find him online or near me!!

    October 5, 2012 at 7:48 pm

  13. The owl looks amazing! I have a can of gold spray paint in my closet and you’ve inspired me to DIY some home goodies.

    October 7, 2012 at 4:04 pm

  14. OMG! What a transformation! I love Olly’s new look and actually thinking now to spray a few of my candle holders. Love, love this idea!

    Thanks for sharing with us. xx

    October 13, 2012 at 5:24 am

  15. Love this!!! Anything will work!

    October 18, 2012 at 6:49 pm

  16. Dee

    Heading to the dollar store now. I saw Halloween owls there. Ill let them visit till next week then getting out the Krylon!

    October 24, 2012 at 12:16 pm

  17. ulvekvinner

    Love it !!!

    October 24, 2012 at 2:18 pm

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  19. Reblogged this on Nicole's DIY projects, photos, and kawaii stuff and commented:
    I just love to spray paint things shiny silver. When You have a can of krylon spray paint the color of an item you buy doesn’t matter. You can always change it!

    December 14, 2012 at 8:37 pm

  20. Olly is cute.. I’m in love

    March 30, 2013 at 9:15 am

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