- 7 years ago
- Wedding: July 2011
I told MIL I want a bird cage to keep our cards in.
We sort of shopped around the one weekend she was here. Found nothing. So she got home and texted me about one she had already that she found on sale for $7. The paint was chipping and it was very square. I hated it.
But then I decided to go with it. I had 2 days to decide as (a rarity!) FIL came down a week after MIL! (They’re divorced but live nearby one another, so she dropped it off and he brought it with him on his trip to see us.
I still didn’t much like it when I got it.
I scraped off some of the yuckiest paint (honestly though, I should have gotten sand paper, but I’m a bum).
Then I bought blue and gold paint.
I painted it gold: