Kitchen Cart Made Fabulous

May Richer Fuller Be kitchen cart before

Over at May Richer Fuller Be, Chaney was visiting her parent’s at their river house when she spotted this unsightly kitchen cart in their garage.  Turns out, it was something that the previous homeowners had left behind.  Chaney was able to see past the nasty orange color an imagine the potential in this cart.

May Richer Fuller Be kitchen cart before

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Broken Cane Chairs Get a Makeover

Marty's Musings dining chairs before

Marty has been documenting her kitchen remodel at Marty’s Musings.  While she’d successfully fixed up her kitchen table, the old cane chairs that went with it were still a problem.  The caning had worn out long ago, and the only solution available was ill-fitting slipcovers.

Marty's Musings dining chairs before

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Console Television Revamped

Designs by Studio C console tv before

At Designs by Studio C, Cher-Ann spotted this old console television set in the gutter.  “It was in fabulous condition!” she exclaims.  “Into the vehicle it went with the best part being that I already had an idea in mind for what to do with it!”

Designs by Studio C console tv before

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Vintage Sideboard Restored

Design It Girl dresser before

When DesignItGirl Nicole spotted this sideboard on the roadside, she was on her way to work.  “I didn’t have time to stop and lug that huge piece of vintage into my truck,” she laments.  “I prayed she would be waiting for me and the (bad) garbage man didn’t take her. Sure enough there she was waiting for me on my way home from work.”

Design It Girl dresser before

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Aircraft Turbine Parts to Mirror Art

Decor Sanity aircraft parts before

Jen blogs at Decor Sanity.  While thrifting one day, she came across these metal industrial rings.  Jen was fascinated, realizing that, “They are both turbine pieces, part of the engine on an airplane.”

Decor Sanity aircraft parts before

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Steampunk Style Clock Makeover

Plum Doodles steampunk clock before

“When a fellow junker handed this non-working, missing-parts clock to me and challenged me to do something with it, I had to give it a try!” exclaims Sheila of Plum Doodles.  “With all the lovely exposed brass gears, I immediately thought of the steampunk look and decided to make the clock into a steampunk ‘time machine’ lamp.”

Plum Doodles steampunk clock before

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Recycled Art

Marisa Howard Design recycled art before

Over at Marisa Howard Design, Marisa is working on redecorating her home.  Most of the walls in her home will be repainted in a creamy white this summer, so she’s been on the lookout for colorful accessories to balance out all the white.  An old Ikea picture frame was begging for a makeover, so Marisa decided to incorporate it into the new decor.

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Red Superhero Desk

Twin Dragonfly Designs red superhero desk before

Heather has been working on a superhero themed bedroom for her boys and is sharing projects over at Twin Dragonfly Designs.  This old desk, a garage sale find from several months ago, was just the right size for the boys’ room, but needed a bit of TLC, first.

Twin Dragonfly Designs red superhero desk after

 

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