Bat Branches for Halloween

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Here’s a darling idea for some easy and inexpensive Halloween decor, from Diane at In My Own Style.  She made it using fallen branches from outdoors and craft supplies she already had on hand. Initially, Diane had collected the branches to put in a vase for some added texture in her Fall decor.  But as {…Read More…}

Toy Box Transformation

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Over at Nicer Than New, a client  dropped off a toy box that had long lost its purpose and asked Joan to do something with it.  ” After seeing a photo of her living room, I was inspired to try my hand at painting a Union Jack,” Joan says. The cute mural that was painted on {…Read More…}

Spooky Record Garland

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Do you have access to any vintage vinyl records? If you do, then you can put them to good use this Halloween making a garland like this one by April at House by Hoff.

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Repurposing a Salad Bowl

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At The Salvaged Boutique, Kathy was reminded of Fall when she spotted this forgotten wooden salad bowl in her storage room. She decided to bring it out of retirement and put it to use again.

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Fun Bat Boxes for Treats

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Here’s a fun craft just in time for Halloween from Claire of A Little Claireification. It’s something you probably already have all the supplies you need on hand, starting with the empty toilet paper rolls.

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Redoing a Floral Dresser

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This flowery dresser has been in Jess’s family for years. It made the rounds through various rooms in her parent’s home, ending up in the laundry room. “When my parents went to remodel their laundry room, the flower-covered dresser was going to be kicked to the curb if I didn’t save it,” Jess explains at A Smith of All Trades.

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Spider Plates for Halloween

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Over at Meatloaf and Melodrama, Dee tells us, “I have a set of white plates that I got a few years ago. It’s one of those sets that you buy in a huge box, and it has every type of plate in in, including little saucers, which I’ve never used.” When she spotted some inexpensive spider window clings, Dee thought of her unused plates and had a lightbulb moment.

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Corner Shelf Restyled

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At Thrifty Treasures, a friend passed along this shelf to Sara. The shelf was sturdy, solid oak, but it just wasn’t working for Sara’s friend.

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