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Wintery Wonder DIY Holiday Mantel

Wintery Wonder

Turn a hodge podge of elements into a beautiful, glistening mantel display with Krylon spray paint.

Designer: Kathleen George

Skill Level: 1

Duration: 1 hour


Krylon® ColorMaster Metallics

  • Silver (#451511)
  • Gold (#451510)

Krylon® ColorMaster Brushed Metallics

  • Brushed Nickel (#451255)
  • Caramel Latte (#451250)
  • Champagne Nouveau (#451253)

Krylon® Dual® Modern White (#48832)

Krylon® Glitter Spray Shimmering Silver (#40402)

Thrift or dollar store vases, candlesticks or your own items

Nuts and natural materials from your yard or craft store


Drop Cloth

Sand paper (if needed)



  • Prepare your surface by making sure that all items are clean, grease free, and, if appropriate, lightly sanded. Unpainted wood and darker colour items will benefit from a coat of Krylon ColorMaster White Primer (#451315).
  • Paint objects with desired colours
  • Allow to completely dry
  • Assemble completed objects on mantel to your personal design


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