A Sassy Snow Lady: Repurposed Pier One Spheres

Greetings Friends!  I've mentioned before that I enjoy browsing our local Pier One. Sometimes I am inspired to create a knock off for less.  Others, I see inexpensive items that can be repurposed like these spheres turned sassy snow lady! 

Sassy Snow Lady / Repurposed Pier One Spheres / mythriftstoreaddiction.blogspot.com

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Have you noticed the variety of spheres PO carries?  When I saw the sparkly white ones, I instantly thought "snowman."  Mind you, this was before the vast population of snow people I have recently acquired thrifting--see others here!  However, since I had already grabbed one $2 and two $1 spheres, I was committed ;) First, I hot glued one of the small spheres to the larger one. Next, I glued the other small one on top as the head.

Sassy Snow Lady / hot glue spheres / mythriftstoreaddiction.blogspot.com

It wasn't until I started to dress my snow person, that I realized she was a sassy lady just waiting to be accessorized.  I added tinsel wire arms, a lace scarf, button brooch and burlap ribbon purse.  The bling on her brooch and purse are from a broken bracelet I kept for just such an occasion--you never know when you might need bling for a snow lady! 

Sassy Snow Lady / accessorize buttons ribbon / mythriftstoreaddiction.blogspot.com

Now she needed a stylish hat...a wine cork topped with a felt bow and vintage beaded earring! 

Sassy Snow Lady / wine cork hat vintage brooch / mythriftstoreaddiction.blogspot.com

Last, I wrapped some tinsel around a small plastic lid to keep her from wobbling--voila! 

Sassy Snow Lady / Repurposed Pier One Spheres / mythriftstoreaddiction.blogspot.com

Before I go, just wanted to give you a heads up on some early Christmas clearance that begins today and runs through 12/26.  

Or maybe you're already thinking ahead to conquering clutter in the new year:

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  1. Oh cute! I like your sassy snow lady! Her bling is perfect. :-)

  2. Cute...a snow girl with attitude! ;)

  3. Really cute Cecilia ... love the hat. You are so creative.
    Merry Christmas.
    Audrey Z. @ Timeless Treasures

  4. What a great idea! She's very pretty. I agree, you never know what you might be able to use those bits and bobs of jewelry for! They certainly make for great bling! Happy holidays! xoKathleen

  5. Hello Cecilia! What a great idea and how pretty indeed!
    Merry Christmas!

  6. I almost stopped at Pier One this morning just to hungary had to go to lunch LOL
    Your gal is sassy

    Merry Christmas ' Janice

  7. Your creativity always amazes me Cecilia! Thanks for sharing with SYC.


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