Vintage Record Stand Makeover

Slippers By Day record cabinet before

Allison loves sharing her garage sale finds and decorating projects at Slippers By Day.  Recently, she scored a great find at a garage sale:  this vintage record stand.

Slippers By Day record cabinet before

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Frumpy Art to Fun Art

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Over at 3 Little Greenwoods, Ashley had an old piece of art with a “Little House on the Prairie” vibe that just wasn’t the feeling she wanted to convey in her home.  Inspired by a funky pillow that she saw on Pinterest, Ashley decided to make her own art, using the old canvas.

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Occasional Table from Old Barn Wood

Sparrow's Haven barnwood before

Oksana of A Sparrow’s Haven is an oil painter.  She’d been scouting for the perfect weathered barn to paint, and thought she’d found just the right one.  But when she went back to the site with her paints, the barn was gone!  Unfortunately for Okasana’s painting, the barn had been bulldozed.  Fortunately for her home decor needs, the farmer told her she could take away some of the wood.

Sparrow's Haven barnwood before

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Ombre Effect Dresser Makeover

Art is Beauty dresser before

Over at Art Is Beauty, Karin’s niece brought her this dresser.  Coming out of a repossessed house, it was about to be trashed before her niece saved it.

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Split Stump Side Table

The Woodgrain Cottage split stump table before

Here’s an interesting twist on the stump side tables that are trending right now:  a split stump side table.  This one was made by Shayna of The Woodgrain Cottage.

The Woodgrain Cottage split stump table before

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Rocking Chair Redo

Pickles chair before

Over at Pickles In My Tea & In My Soup, Beth was checking the Freecycle listings when she found something that caught her eye.  “It was a free rocking chair and all the ad said was that it was in ‘good condition’ and there was no picture,” she shares.

Pickles chair before

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Jewelry Holder from a Cheese Grater

The Pink Hammer chesse grater before

At The Pink Hammer Blog, Kelly shared a terrific idea for organizing jewelry.  During a recent move, she was dismayed to discover how tangled her jewelry had become.  When she found an old cheese grater that someone else was ready to throw out, inspiration struck.

The Pink Hammer chesse grater before

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Bench Redo with Chevron

Life on Lakeshore Drive bench before

Kathy blogs at Life on Lakeshore Drive.  This emperor style bench was passed on to Kathy by her daughter, who picked it up at an estate sale but decided she didn’t want it.  The bench was in good condition, but needed a bit of an update.

Life on Lakeshore Drive bench before

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