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HR Challenges #1: Mirror, Mirror

Blog entry by MsDebbieP posted 03-08-2012 01:41 PM 5604 reads 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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March 2012

I’ve had a little “nudge” by a HomeRefurber to hold a challenge similar to what LumberJocks and GardenTenders have. So here we go…

Mirror Mirror
Post a project that showcases a mirror – perhaps it has a special location in a room or maybe it has a special frame; maybe it is stylized to fit the mood or style of the home, or… well, it’s your project and your mirror.

Challenge Rules
1. Post a project with a before and after picture (ex. a blank wall and a mirrored wall or a plain mirror and a decorated mirror)
2. Describe the how/why behind the choice, the look, and/or placement of the mirror
3. Tag your project as “challenge-03”
4. Deadline for entries is March 31, 2012

The Prize
The challenge winner, voted by our HomeRefurbers members, will have the “Golden Trophy” posted on their profile page.
I will announce the winner on April 8, 2012. (See below for voting process.)

UPDATE
I received a message from Karson: “OK I’m up to the challenge. I’ll offer to make an Andy style Palm box in the style of [this box – see below]. That box has been sold but I’ve still got some of the wood so I’ll make another for the winner.”
And so we have another prize!! How wonderful.

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To Vote
1. After March 31, 2012, message me, letting me know which project gets your vote.
2. Deadline for voting is April 7, 2012.

See all entries here: http://homerefurbers.com/projects/tag/challenge-03

-- ~ Debbie, Ontario Canada



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posted 03-08-2012 02:08 PM

Nice job here Debbie. I’ve sent you a PM.

-- Retired in Delaware

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posted 03-08-2012 02:18 PM

you are wonderful, Karson … the challenge has now been updated to include your donation! Thank you.

-- ~ Debbie, Ontario Canada

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posted 03-09-2012 04:41 AM

You’ve taken this to a higher level then I could dream of. Great job!

Now all I have to do is put something together!!

-- No matter how many times I measure, I always forget the dimensions before I cut.

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posted 03-09-2012 08:20 AM

I’ll be watching, BillyJ :D

-- ~ Debbie, Ontario Canada

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Craftsman on the Lake

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posted 03-12-2012 01:22 AM

I posted a mirror that I made for my wife just a few weeks ago Deb.
Way to go Karson. You-da-man at LJ’s and now on this board. Nice guy indeed.

-- Tryin'

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posted 03-17-2012 08:29 PM

Holy cow, I’m gonna enter to win me one of Karson’s Boxes!

-- -If you smash your thumb in the woods, and no one is around, do you still make a sound? YES!

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PaBull

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posted 03-26-2012 07:06 PM

Bummer, I have absolutely NO mirrors on my name.
The best I can do is a NON-MIRROR-ed medicine cabinet. Actually SIX of them to make up for the NON-MIRROR-ed part.
If this does not work, let me know and I will delete the “Challenge-03” from this project.

Pabull.

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posted 03-26-2012 09:54 PM

well… I think the mirror in the room reflects the medicine cabinet – which usually has a mirror but in this case it doesn’t. An interesting twist!

-- ~ Debbie, Ontario Canada

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posted 03-31-2012 01:21 PM

LAST DAY to post your entry.

Tomorrow, the voting begins.

-- ~ Debbie, Ontario Canada

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posted 04-07-2012 10:55 AM

Last day to vote!

-- ~ Debbie, Ontario Canada

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