RoadKill Rescue http://roadkillrescue.net Trash to Treasure projects Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:00:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 Dated Brass Lamps Get a Trendy Brushed Look http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/polished-brass-lamps-brushed-with-sandpaper/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/polished-brass-lamps-brushed-with-sandpaper/#comments Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:00:29 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11564 Dated Brass Lamps Get a Trendy Brushed Look
Diane blogs at In My Own Style. As part of her recent bedroom makeover, she wanted to update the polished brass swing arm lamps on either side of her bed, but didn't want to spend a lot of money.

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Duct Tape Transforms Storage Drawers http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/old-storage-drawers-duct-tape-update/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/old-storage-drawers-duct-tape-update/#comments Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12:00:40 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11560 Duct Tape Transforms Storage Drawers
Linda from With a Blast shares the backstory on this old storage drawers unit. "I have had this particular unit for years...it used to be hidden under my desk." But now that Linda has moved her furniture around, the drawers will be in a more visible area, and she decided they were a little too blah.

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Secondhand Shirt Turns Into Cute Summer Crop Top http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/mens-shirt-to-womens-crop-top-refashion/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/mens-shirt-to-womens-crop-top-refashion/#comments Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:42 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11545 Secondhand Shirt Turns Into Cute Summer Crop Top
Recently at The Felted Fox, Nicole has started sewing her own clothes for the summer. One of her recent outfits started with this large, secondhand men's shirt.

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Empty Soap Container Makes Cute Nautical Vase http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/dish-soap-container-hot-glue-rope-vase-diy/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/dish-soap-container-hot-glue-rope-vase-diy/#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:00:49 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11541 Empty Soap Container Makes Cute Nautical Vase
Melissa blogs at A Prudent Life. When she ran out of dish soap recently, the container was so nice that Melissa couldn't stand to throw it away. I think we can all relate!

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Cheap Back-to-School Style with Cereal Box Notebooks http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/cereal-boxes-recycled-notebooks-diy/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/cereal-boxes-recycled-notebooks-diy/#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:00:43 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11537 Cheap Back-to-School Style with Cereal Box Notebooks
At Creme de la Craft, Natalie loves to take notes, so she always keeps notebooks in her purse. Cute notebooks can be pricey, though, which is why Natalie was so excited to discover that she could make her own cute notebooks from leftover cereal boxes.

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Vintage Rocking Chair Makeover http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/vintage-rocking-chair-stained-white/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/vintage-rocking-chair-stained-white/#comments Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:12 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11533 Vintage Rocking Chair Makeover
Over at Weekend Craft, Michelle found this rocking chair at a yard sale shortly before her sister's birthday. Good bones for sure, but it needed some sprucing up. And since her sister had been eyeing rocking chairs, Michelle thought it would make the perfect gift.

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Plain Jane Clipboard Gets All Glammed Up http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/dollar-store-clipboard-painted-gold-accessorized/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/07/dollar-store-clipboard-painted-gold-accessorized/#comments Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:14 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11529 Plain Jane Clipboard Gets All Glammed Up
Over at Twelve O Eight, Tanya shares that she needs a visual place to make lists and keep herself organized, and clipboards are perfect for that. At the dollar store, the price is right for a clipboard, but the one Tanya picked up was a little too Plain Jane for her taste.

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