The Lady had been on a quest to spruce up the area with a full-size mirror. Sounded like a quick and easy idea, so I said why not?
The mirror cost $50 at Ikea. We found fabric with grey, black and orange colors, so we used it to “giftwrap” an existing ottoman and fasten with a hot glue gun. After hanging up the mirror, the Lady said we needed something with color to “make it pop.” She eventually found a pair of cast iron candle holders on craigslist for $5. The candle holders looked good but needed more substance, so I added 1×4 boards as relief. Here’s the quick and easy process:
Total investment: $75 + 3hrs
Simple, inexpensive, and practical… with a bit of pop.