St. Patrick's Day Lucky Find

A lucky find for St. Patrick's Day! 

rustic and distressed shamrock bowl

I am reposting this beautiful shamrock bowl this morning as a reminder that you can create rustic and repurposed holiday decor for pennies.

A visit to the neighborhood thrift store gave me a great opportunity to turn this sad looking scratched wooden  bowl.

It is shaped like a shamrock but I believe it is supposed to be a club from a deck of cards. 

Thrift store shamrock bowl

I turned it into a beautiful festive bowl ready for St. Patrick's Day decorating.

Green painted and distressed shamrock bowl

A couple coats of bright green craft paint topped off with a dark wax for an antiqued look.

You sure can't make enough St. Patrick's Day decorations for your home! 

shamrock bowl filled with moss and a spoon

and it's "Top of the Table" for this one!

shamrock bowl filled with flowers

green bowl filled with flowers

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

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green shamrock bowl with overlay

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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .