Glamorous Mirror Makeover

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At Mommy Is Coocoo, Amanda and her husband have been finishing up a bath renovation.  As part of the process, the large, unframed mirror over the vanity needed to come down.  The contractor was going to charge them money to remove and dispose of it, but Amanda had other plans.

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Inexpensive Wall Art from a Calendar

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Taryn of Design, Dining + Diapers has been decorating her daughter’s bedroom.  She found an excellent source for inexpensive art when she repurposed an old calendar.

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A Colorful Clock Update

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“We have had the same boring IKEA clock in our kitchen for about 8 years,” says Amanda at her blog, Popper & Mimi.  “It was time for an update so I thought I’d take it down and do some hacking.”

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Antlers, Pallets, and a Picture Frame

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At her blog, Roubinek Reality, Jamie admits that she had antlers in her house before they were cool.  Married to a hunter, “I fought it for a long time and had rules about where they could be hung and how many. But recently, his antler collection he’s had in the garage has started to grow on me,” she explains.

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Crazy Clock Makeover

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Well, that title might be deceiving.  This clock wasn’t so much crazy as it was ugly.  Shannon from AKA Design + Life tells us, “This clock was given to us by a friend, who had it given to them. I’m pretty sure no-one knew what to do with it. It looks a little like a Roman shield, or something.”

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Hanging Test Tube Wall Planter

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At her blog Hearts and Sharts, Dena tells us, “I keep everything. Everything. You never know when the day will come when you can use something that’s been chillin’ in your stash of craft goods for a couple months.”  Or, in the case of these test tube spice jars, twenty years!  Dena’s mom bought them back when Dena was in junior high, and eventually they joined her stash.

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A Shelf to Display and Keep Clutter at Bay

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Ever seen one of these before?  These country-style hook shelves are easy to find in thrift shops and yard sales.  Mindy from MyLove2Create  had one sitting out in her shed, and what she did with it was featured at My Repurposed Life.

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Scrappy Rainbow Art

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If you’ve ever done even one project with fabric, then you know how hard it is to throw scraps away.  Nicole Samuels came up with a brilliant way to use up some of those scraps and create rainbow art that’s perfect to display for St. Patrick’s day (or year round, it’s so pretty)!

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