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How to reinvent a basic mirror

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How to reinvent a basic mirror




I started with a white framed mirror and wanted to add some natural timber to it!

I used two different sizes of split dowels and cut them to the desired lengths. 
It was then a case of glueing the Timber dowels in place using wood glue and waiting for it to set. 
This could be painted but I love natural timber so I have left it as is!!

Such a simple project with a great outcome! 







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Re: How to reinvent a basic mirror

Welcome to the Bunnings Workshop community @kimamery. It's sensational to have you join us, and many thanks for sharing your project.


What a fantastic result and a great way of adding interest to a simple mirror. I'm sure there will be plenty of members looking to replicate this in their own homes. I agree that the natural timber looks just fab.


Are you working on any other projects? We look forward to hearing all about what's going on around your home and garden and would encourage you to let us know anytime you need assistance or have something to share.


Great work!




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Re: How to reinvent a basic mirror

Thanks Mitchell!

I’m currently upcycling a beautiful timber chest of drawers so will keep my eye out for any tips! 
I’ll try and post the process once I’ve finished ☺️

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Re: How to reinvent a basic mirror

Great idea 👌👌👌

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