Garage Organization Inspired this Side Table

garage door with plated slotted angles

“I’ve been cleaning the garage and putting things where they belong, so this project was born out of that, organization!” confesses Cristina at Remodelando la Casa. She had a pile of wine crates and some parts from an old garage door that she decided to get out of the garage and into her house…as furniture!

{…Read More…}

Trashed and Tossed Table Gets a Chic Second Chance

messy-table

Karen of The Salvaged Boutique tells us, “Trolling the neighborhood on one of our tree lawn treasure hunts we came across a pathetic but gorgeous table.” It was in really bad shape, but Karen was charmed by the chippy paint and lovely lines.

{…Read More…}

A Rescued Rolling Cart with a West Elm Inspired Makeover

rolling-cart-before

“A few months ago I found a metal rolling cart in a garbage pile at work,” tells Kathy at The Salvaged Boutique. Delighted with the possibilities of her find, she took it home for a makeover.

{…Read More…}

Butcher Block Island Goes Industrial

butcher-block-island

Dena from Hearts & Sharts in in the process of giving her basement man-cave a new style: vintage industrial. One of her projects has been turning an ugly old butcher block kitchen island into a sleek industrial coffee table.

{…Read More…}

File This Under Super Cool

old-file-cabinet

“This was a file cart that I rescued from the curb in my neighborhood to narrowly avoid what was sure to be a terrible fate at a land fill,” explains Marta at Marta on a Mission. The new destination for this file cart?  Her nephew’s bedroom.  But first, Marta had to disassemble the cart, wash it {…Read More…}

Tea Trolley to Lemonade Stand

vintage-tea-trolley

After Carolyn of Desire Empire had this tea trolley in her possession for over a year, she finally got up enough courage to give it a makeover. “The thought of the work involved daunted me,” she confesses.

{…Read More…}

Rescuing a Pottery Barn Piece from the Gutter

PB-Kids-table

“I do my best shopping while I’m jogging through my neighborhood, apparently,” laughs Holly of McCall Manor.  “This beauty was sitting in the gutter.”  And guess what?  It was a Pottery Barn Kids farmhouse table.

PB-Kids-table

{…Read More…}

Solid Wood Side Table Makeover

carved-side-table

Nicole from Designitgirl was delighted to find this solid wood side table.  The original finish was looking a bit dated, but it had such good bones that she knew with a little TLC it could have a new life.

carved-side-table

{…Read More…}