Grandma’s Kitchen Stool Refabbed

Red Tin Inn kitchen stool before

Doesn’t everyone’s grandma have a stool in her kitchen just like this one?  “This  actually was my grandmother’s stool,” says Sheryl at Red Tin Inn.  “My parents had stored it in a building, that they kept the pool chemicals in, and major rust had set in.”

Red Tin Inn kitchen stool before

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Shoe Organizer Gets Repurposed for the Workroom

Thrifty Treasures closet organizer before

Over at Thrifty Treasures, Sara has been working on getting her basement organized.  She tells about one of her challenges, “I have tons of spindles and table legs that were just in a box and every time I would try to find something, it got a little frustrating.”

Thrifty Treasures closet organizer before

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Out of the Barn and Into the Living Room

Restoration Redoux chippy door before

When Shanna of Restoration Redoux spotted this 5 panel door in the Craigslist free section, she nearly died.  “Can you believe I found a five panel that was chippiness perfection … and it was aqua?” Shanna asks happily.

Restoration Redoux chippy door before

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Mid Century Mod Nightstand Gets Refabbed

Nicer Than New side table before

Over at Nicer Than New, Joan shares her latest find:  an adorable mid century mod nightstand.  This was an estate sale find that she was able to bring home for just 50 cents.

Nicer Than New side table before

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Giving a Laundry Room Pizzazz with Electrical Tape

Washer and Dryer

Sometimes there’s nothing wrong with our stuff….it just needs a little update so that we’ll love it again.  This was the case with Elsie’s washer and dryer over at A Beautiful Mess.

Washer and Dryer

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No Mantel? No Problem.

The Happy Housie hutch before

Decorating a fireplace mantel for various seasons and holidays can be a lot of fun.  But not every home has a mantel–especially if you are living in an apartment.  Krista from The Happy Housie came up with an excellent solution to this problem, using the top half of an old hutch that she found.

The Happy Housie hutch before

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Luxury Cat Bed from Scrap Materials

Oh So Shabby cat bed before

Over at Oh So Shabby, Lynda decided that dogs can’t have all the nice things in life.  “I am an incurable cat person through and through,” she admits, “so I thought it was time the Kitties got pampered!”

Oh So Shabby cat bed before

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Pretty Storage with Faux Leather Boxes

Stow & Tell U boxes before

“I like to make my own lidded storage boxes and pretty them up,” says Amy from Stow & Tell U.  “These are made from salvaged card board boxes.”

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