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Need to inject a little cuteness into a corner of the room? This painted mirror is an easy-as bit of decor that’ll take you no longer than an afternoon to whip up.

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Chinagraph pencil
Acrylic paint in your preferred palette
Brushes with soft bristles
Paint palette or plate
Jar of water to wash brushes

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1. Start by wiping down the mirror surface to remove any dust or marks.

2. Trace out your design using a chinagraph pencil. (If you make a mistake, these pencils can easily be wiped off.) For more guidance, you can also print out and trace our peach and abstract templates.

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3. Using a soft bristled brush, fill in the areas with acrylic paint, starting from lightest colours to dark. A second coat of paint might be necessary, particularly with the lighter colours. Some colours can be quite translucent, so adding a tiny drop of white paint can help make the colour more opaque.

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4. Allow the paint to dry, then your mirrors are ready to hang.

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