Mushroom Ottoman That’s Cute as Can Be

stump-furniture-hollowed

Debi presented this crazy cute piece of furniture on her blog, Debi’s Design Diary.  It’s a mushroom ottoman, made from a stump pulled from her wood pile!

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Rescued Coffee Table Becomes a Gorgeous Tufted Ottoman

Thrifty Treasures tufted ottoman before

Sara from Thrifty Treasures loves tufted ottomans.  She was thrilled when she saw another blogger use an old coffee table to make one, because Sara realized she already had just the right table for an ottoman transformation downstairs in her own basement.

Thrifty Treasures tufted ottoman before

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From Drawer to Footstool

Pickles in My Tea and Soup drawer before

Occasionally, seasoned Roadkill Rescuers encounter the phenomenon of extra drawers.  In Beth’s case, she found a dresser on the side of the road that was in horrible shape except the drawers, which were completely fine.  She shares her idea for rescuing drawers over at her blog, Pickles In My Tea & In My Soup.

Pickles in My Tea and Soup drawer before

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DIY Footstool from a Cutting Board

Thrifty Treasures cutting board before

“I collect and store things I know can be made into something…someday,” confesses Sara at Thrifty Treasures.  ”I had some legs I cut from a chair and an old cutting board that I decided to put together to make something new.”

Thrifty Treasures cutting board before

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Old Drawer to Storage Ottoman

Diary of a Crafty Lady drawer before

At Diary of a Crafty Lady, Lindsay tells us, “I found a few old drawers on the side of the road during trash day and couldn’t pass them up! I turned one into a wall shelf for my
daughter, and with another one I made this storage ottoman!”

Diary of a Crafty Lady drawer before

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Cable Spool to Upholstered Stool

The Shabby Creek Cottage cable spool before

At The Shabby Creek Cottage, Gina’s husband works for a cable  company, so she has easy access to the leftover wooden cable spools.  She realized that the shape and height of the spools was just right for becoming a stool.

The Shabby Creek Cottage cable spool before

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Painted Upholstery

The Full Moxie ottoman before

Here’s an interesting way to give an old ottoman new life, from Tracie at The Full Moxie.  After doing lots of internet research, Tracie decided to makeover this thrifted ottoman with paint.

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Pallet Ottoman

Smith of All Trades ottoman before

Jessica from A Smith of All Trades tells us, “I rescued a bunch of throw-away pallets at work that have been sitting at home for a month or so now. This past weekend I finally had the chance to put them to good use, and I made an ottoman from scratch!”

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