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Yard sales, flea markets — your very own drawers and cupboards: brass candlesticks can be found just about anywhere at anytime. They are boring. Bo-ring!

But, look at how you can turn those brassy messes into something unique and colorful. Spray paint those babies! For a cool, cohesive look, try matching candles to the candlestick colors.


Before ::: After

HGTV Magazine gives you the simple how-tos.

You’re tempted to dig out those tired brass candlesticks now, aren’t you?



28 Responses

  1. Andrea says:

    Very cool, but where do you find candlesticks in colors like that? I would love the source. Thanks!

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  3. pixelecho69 says:

    Fabulous candlesticks they will make a great conversation piece in my living room

  4. Jan says:

    Ahh, a good ol' can of spray paint. Love the way this looks.

  5. Beth V. says:

    Thanks for the 'how to' in the link. This looks very easy and I'm going to dig out my old candlesticks and do it!

  6. Gina says:

    Have way too many brass ones around here. Will try the paint.

  7. Gabiba Beauchamp says:

    Pick her for designstar ,she born topaint this world . Try GINA you see …

  8. Golden Amber says:

    The sun is gold make a rainbow, if you ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it… but if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life. Whoo,s having a gold ring?

  9. biba says:

    Thank you from the bottom of my ten little toes.

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Grant DudleyGrant is the editor-in-chief of Design Happens and digital programming manager of HGTV.com. Despite growing up begging his mom not to ever drag him to another antique store, today his...


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