Toilet Paper Tubes Become Pretty Party Favors

Empty Toilet Paper Rolls

Carolyn of Homework recently created some darling little party favors out of one of the most humble recyclables known to man:  the empty toilet paper roll.

Empty Toilet Paper Rolls

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Decorating Out of Doors with Upcycled Art

Love Grows Wild upcycled art before

At her blog, Love Grows Wild, Liz has been sharing her patio makeover.  One of the things she did to make the space feel more like a room was to hang some artwork on an exterior wall.  Since the art would be outdoors, Liz decided to upcycle some old decor to create something she wouldn’t feel bad about exposing to the elements.

Love Grows Wild upcycled art before

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Multiple Rescues Make a Delightful Play Kitchen for Kids

My Repurposed Life play kitchen before

What I am about to show you is probably the ultimate repurposing project.  Gail, from My Repurposed Life, started out with the inspiration to turn an old bedside table into a cute little play kitchen.  But using a single castaway piece of furniture wasn’t enough for this veteran Rescuer…..

My Repurposed Life play kitchen before

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Amazing Storage Solution Using Old Drawers

The Golden Sycamore drawers before

“My husband and I repurposed an old dresser into a tool chest and ended up with 6 drawers left over,” Allison of The Golden Sycamore explains.  “And since I’ve started blogging, I’ve become a hoarder and can’t throw anything out!  So, I knew I had to find a way to reuse them!”

The Golden Sycamore drawers before

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What to Do If Your Accessories are Taking Over

Metal Tins

Beth blogs at Through the Eyes of the Mrs.  Her rescue project was inspired by a genuine problem in her home.  She explains, “We were in desperate need for some organization in the hair accessory department.”

Metal Tins

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Shirt Upcycled to Ombre Lampshade

I Like That Lamp shirt before

Kiri over at I Like That Lamp says, “I had a gorgeous ombre pink silk blouse that never really fit that well. Not being able to stand the thought of throwing or giving it away, I did what any normal person would do…. made it into a lampshade!”

I Like That Lamp shirt before

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Paint Bucket Transformed to Chic Stool

OhOh Blog paint bucket before

After renovating her master bedroom, Ama of OhOh Blog had plenty of big paint buckets left over.  Not one to let anything go to waste, she decided to include one of those buckets in the new decor for the bedroom.

OhOh Blog paint bucket before

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Forgotten Playhouse Gets Restored

Suburble playhouse before

Tara at Suburble tells us, “This playhouse was sitting in the backyard of a family whose 15 year old girl had grown tired of it. It was chipped, ugly, and its siding was falling apart. They were going to tear it down before we spoke for it.”

Suburble playhouse before

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