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Heating Things Up in the Office with a Drab to Fab File Cabinet Makeover

When Sarah from Home-Ology started working on this office space, she had one issue that guided a lot of her design choices.  "Since we're not certain this space will be a permanent commitment, I want to begin with a low-budget version that we could easily upgrade or move, should we choose," she explains.  "A thrifted a pair of cabinets from my local Goodwill was the perfect solution." Homeology file cabinet before
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Refabbing a Mouse Pad

If you are sitting at a desktop computer, take a look at your mouse pad...how's it looking?  A little dingy?  No need to be embarrassed, we've all been there!  In fact, Leslie, The Seasoned Homemaker, has figured out how to make those old mouse pads look like new. The Seasoned Homemaker mousepad before
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Repurposed Plywood Trivets

A decorating project in her husband's office left Nicole of The Felted Fox with a pile of plywood hexagons in her garage.  (That was probably a sentence that will only make sense to women who live and breathe craft and DIY projects.  Ha!) The Felted Fox trivets before
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A Chalkboard from Old Art

Over at Anna & Co., this dated piece of artwork had been gathering dust in the back of a closet somewhere in Anna's house.  Noticing it's large size and sturdy frame one day, she decided it was time to join in the chalkboard craze. Anna & Co. chalkboard before  
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From Old Buffet to Basement Bar

At Art is Beauty, Karin got a call from her uncle one day, asking if she would like to come get an old Federal style buffet he was clearing out of his basement.  "My hubby and I went over and picked it up,"  she tells. "It was funny because as we were picking up the buffet pieces were popping off of it and they were worried.  I said, 'I have saved worse than this!'" Art is Beauty bar before
This Yellow House ceiling fan makeover

Ceiling Fan Makeover

Allie blogs at This Yellow House, where she had a fan that she wasn't exactly a fan of.  "I eventually want to replace the fan with a pretty chandelier,"  Allie shares,  "but since I don't have the funds for a new light fixture at the moment, I decided to update the fan we have." This Yellow House ceiling fan makeover
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Soda Bottle Centerpiece

At Posed Perfection, Nici came up with one of the prettiest ways to upcycle glass soda bottles that I have ever seen.  Nici started out with several empty bottles--and their cardboard carrying case--of Trader Joe's Vintage Orange Cream Soda. Trader Joes orange soda bottle before

DIY Coach & Tools Giveaway

I am not sure how many of you read my blog, Infarrantly Creative.  If you haven’t you need to come over and check out how I built my dream studio. I worked with a DIY coach Sandra, from Sawdust girl to build the cabinets.  I want one of you to have that same experience.  Do you need a DIY coach?  Yes, you do!  And one of you will get that opportunity along with some super sweet prizes to help you complete your build. sawdust-giveaway