RoadKill Rescue http://roadkillrescue.net Trash to Treasure projects Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:06:24 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Giving Grandma’s Chair a New Look http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/vintage-dining-chair-reupholstered/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/vintage-dining-chair-reupholstered/#comments Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:00:50 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11712 Giving Grandma’s Chair a New Look
"This chair had been sitting in my mom's basement for years," Jann from Newton Custom Interiors tells us. "It was originally part of my grandparent's dining room set." With history like that, how could Jann not try to give it a second chance?

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Waterfall Dresser Gets a Second Chance http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/waterfall-dresser-gets-a-second-chance/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/waterfall-dresser-gets-a-second-chance/#comments Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:00:58 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11708 Waterfall Dresser Gets a Second Chance
When Gail of My Repurposed Life spotted this waterfall dresser, it's former owner was just about to break it apart and toss it in the dumpster. It was in really bad shape, having been stored for years in a damp shed.

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A {Mason Jar} Apple for the Teacher http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/canning-jar-apple-craft/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/canning-jar-apple-craft/#comments Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:00:36 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11702 A {Mason Jar} Apple for the Teacher
At The 36th Avenue, Desiree came up with a cute craft using miniature canning jars or any other small, lidded glass jar. This is perfect for back-to-school teacher gifts or fall parties.

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Old Stool Gets a New Finish http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/old-stool-gets-a-new-finish/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/old-stool-gets-a-new-finish/#comments Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:25 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11698 Old Stool Gets a New Finish
This old stool was languishing at a garage sale, unsold. Needless to say, Holly walked away with it for free and blogged about it's transformation at McCall Manor.

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Upcycled Drink Pouch Hair Bows http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/upcycled-drink-pouch-hair-bows/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/upcycled-drink-pouch-hair-bows/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:00:17 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11693 Upcycled Drink Pouch Hair Bows
Do your kids like to sip drinks from pouches? If you have a few pouches on hand, you'll have to try this nifty upcycling craft created by Ginger of Gingersnap Crafts.

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Chair of Pi http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/chair-of-pi/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/chair-of-pi/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:28 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11689 Chair of Pi
When one of her neighbors had a yard sale this summer, Paula spotted this chair. She didn't want to pay what they were asking, so she was thrilled when this chair ended up on the curb after the sale was over. Paula shares the makeover she gave this chair at Sweet Pea.

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Agate Art http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/agate-art/ http://roadkillrescue.net/2014/08/agate-art/#comments Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:00:10 +0000 http://roadkillrescue.net/?p=11685 Agate Art
Corinna blogs at For My Love Of. There, she shares an idea for creating art from nature. In Corinna's case, she had some beautiful agate slices leftover from another craft project.

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