Tea and Forget-me-nots


Have a children’s globe to upcycle?  Here’s how to take it from a toy to a pretty piece of decor, in 5 easy steps.


chalk paint

Painted with the fresh green paint, Mint, to go with the nature theme.

Trick to keeping the spinner away from drying paint

Cut the transfer to fit the globe shape

Attach the transfer by rubbing the surface with a plastic card.


Rub over the transfer with a finger or clean cloth to attach firmly.


Paint the frame with a gold powder and sealer mix

A children’s toy  no longer.   The globe now looks  classy and unusual.

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