Keeping a Husband…and His Favorite Chair

One Day at a Time lawn chair before

“When I married my husband and we moved in to our forever home we merged our stuff. Now granted, not all my stuff was in great shape but nothing was as bad as his lawn chair,” says Debbie of One Day At a Time.  Since he refused to part with it, she decided to give the old chair a makeover.

One Day at a Time lawn chair before

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Curbside Table Earns Its Wheels

It's Overflowing small table before

This little table was discovered curbside on the way to church, according to Aimee of It’s Overflowing.  “The weathered table must have spent many a nights facing sun, wind and snow!” she laughs.

It's Overflowing small table before

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Keeping Track of the Week with an Old Window

Dogs Don't Eat Pizza window before

Karen blogs at Dogs Don’t Eat Pizza, where she was lucky enough to find a pile of old windows on the curb that her neighbor was throwing away.  She’s been having fun figuring out how to reuse all those windows.

Dogs Don't Eat Pizza window before

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Using Yardsticks to Get Organized

Red Yardsticks

Over at Lovely Little Life, Hannah’s parents gave her some items to add to a recent garage sale.  “When I saw several bright red yardsticks in a pile of their “junk” I immediately snagged them for myself.  They were beautiful to me and I knew I could give them new life,” she said.

Red Yardsticks

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80’s Green Side Table Get’s a Swoon-Worthy Makeover

Create & Babble side table before

“I’m sure many of you remember when hunter green was THE  color in home decor back in the ’80s,” says Jeanie of Create & Babble.  “This old table has been my bedside table forever. I don’t know what took me so long to paint it!”Create & Babble side table before

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Diaper Genie Gets a New Look

Diaper Genie

Melanie blogs over at It Happens In a Blink, and she just had triplets!  As you can imagine, with three babies in tow, she has a good excuse to still be working on decorating the nurseries.  (Can you imagine needing more than one?!?!)

Diaper Genie

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Camouflaging an Ugly Wall with Upcycled Art

Upcycled Treasures artwork before

Katie needed a way to hide an ugly metal door on the wall in her apartment hallway.  At Upcycled Treasures, she explains how she created artwork from some thrifted art and wood shims leftover from another project.Upcycled Treasures artwork before

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Fun with Legos on a Retro Table

Fussy Monkey Business lego table before

Over at Fussy Monkey Business, Crystal had this cute little end table sitting in her attic for years.  One evening, while playing Legos with her son, she realized exactly what she needed to do with that table.

Fussy Monkey Business lego table before

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