Old Frame Becomes a Blooming Wreath

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Looking for a fresh new look for her front door decor, Cindy of Little Miss Celebration was inspired by the silk peonies that she spotted at her local craft store. She thought of a unique way to display them right there, on the spot. She just needed to withdraw a frame from her collection of old ones that is gathering dust.

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Bird Feeder from a Teacup

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I love this fun idea for repurposing a teacup and saucer from Jessi at Practically Functional. It’s a great way to invite the birds to a backyard tea party!

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Message Board from an Old Frame

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April, who blogs at House By Hoff, happens to be a teacher. She’s been sprucing up her classroom, lately. “I needed a special piece that would catch the kids’ attention and motivate them,” she says, explaining how she came up with this message board.

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DIY Rustic Arrow

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Scavenger Chic’s Joan loves working with pallet wood so much that she started to panic as her stack of pallets dwindled. Luckily, she found three pallets leaning up against a dumpster, so she was back in business! Check out her latest pallet project.

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What Could Have Been a Tear Down Becomes a Guest Cottage

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Usually the rescues I feature are at least small enough to haul home in a truck. This one, on the other hand, is a bit bigger than that! When Angie at Knick of Time purchased her home, this old outbuilding was on the property. She tells us, “A woman who grew up in our home, came for a visit last year, and she said they told their dad years ago, that he should tear the old building down – that’s how old and run-down it was.”

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Button Name Sign from Old Fencing

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When Ashley’s brother showed up with this dingy section of old fencing….she knew immediately what she was going to do with it! She’d been looking for the perfect piece of weathered wood to make a unique baby gift for her pregnant sister, and this old wood completely matched her vision. Check out the amazing transformation at Domestic Imperfection.

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Adding Dried Roses to a Wreath

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Sometimes pretty flowers are the the pick-me-up your spirit needs. That’s the case with these pretty pink roses that came to Aniko at Place of My Taste. “I adored these roses so much that I couldn’t just throw them away,” she explains.

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DIY Rustic Basket

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Jessica had kept this little wooden crate around for a while, knowing she could turn it into something cute. When the original idea of making a crate full of succulents feel through, the coming Easter holiday inspired her to do something else. She decided to switch it up from crate to a rustic basket, and blogged abut it at Live Randomly Simple.

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