Footboard Chalkboard Fit for a Wedding

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At My Repurposed Life, Gail has been finding new ways to use the pieces of an old bunkbed.  After using part of the headboard and footboard for one project, she had a piece of the footboard leftover.

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Celebrate Mardi Gras With an Upcycling Project

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At Organized 31, Susan has created a fun and easy upcycling project to celebrate Mardi Gras.  This started with some Yoplait greek yogurt containers, which have a really fun shape.

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How to Avoid Seven Years of Bad Luck (Mirror Repair!)

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“We haven’t had a move yet where we didn’t lose numerous items that were broken beyond repair during the move,” says Courtney at A Diamond in the Stuff.  In her most recent move, one of the casualties was this full length mirror.  Luckily, the glass didin’t break, just the cheap, plastic frame around it.

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Forgotten Ladder Gets a New Purpose

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“I think it’s a fair assumption that I am not the first person to have a pile of potential projects in the garage because ‘I’ll get to it this weekend’,” says Brittany at Whimsy Renee.  While looking for a project with a quick turnaround, she found this ladder–an antique find she’d completely forgotten about–in her own garage.

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Trashed Chair Transformed

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Abby from Just a Girl and Her Blog recently found an old chair in a building that had been donated to her parents’ non-profit.  They didn’t need or want the chair, so Abby was more than happy to take it off their hands.

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Old Belts Become New Handles

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At Cupcakes and Crinoline, Mary Beth still liked this seagrass basket.  The only problem with it was that the handles had broken, so it wasn’t very easy to carry anymore.  A solution to her problem came when she saw her stash of old belts.

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Pallet Project: Bathtub Tray

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Not only did Alex Haralson come up with a way to repurpose a shipping pallet for this project, she made a gift her dad loved!  Always awesome when a rescue multi-tasks, right?

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New Use for an Old Wine {Crate}

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At The Dedicated House, Kathryn came up with a charming and inexpensive way to hold wood near her fireplace:  she turned a wine box into a hearthside kindling box!

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