Those table legs. They were nearly as tall as some, weighed as much as a few, and modeled a paint job that repulsed all but one.
We walked by them at the Restore and a Pickle exclaimed, "Those look like candle sticks!" A few others added their comments, but in the end we spent our six dollars on those controversial table legs.
Then. We collectively made a plan.
All helped paint using what we already had on hand,
...and now we are all delighted with our classy candle holders for upcoming seasons!