Adorable Scrap Wood Picture Frames

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Juggling Act Mama shared these darling picture frames made by Katie from View From The Fridge.  Katie came up with an inexpensive and fun way to make them out of scrap wood.

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File Cabinet Gets a Sunny New Look

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I’ve seen some fun file cabinet makeovers, lately.  (Remember this one?)  Here’s another good one from Lisa of The Thrifty Challenge.

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Rusty Metal Tea Carts Get a Second Chance

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Dena from Hearts & Sharts was delighted to discover two metal tea carts in her great grandmother’s house.  Both were rusted beyond belief, but still sturdy, so she decided to rescue them.

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Outdated Stereo Console Gets a Revival

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“Our neighbor gave us this old stereo console for free last Summer,” says Julie at Redhead Can Decorate.  “I loved the
lattice on the front, and it had good bones.”

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Tea-Towel Inspired Table Makeover

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April from House By Hoff has had this little wooden side table for a while.  When she was given a bundle of tea towels, recently, their pretty stripes and bright colors inspired her to recreate their style in a makeover for the little table.

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Grandma’s Bedroom Set Ready for the New Generation

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Maria blogs at Greenhill Lane Designs.  She’s had this beautiful vintage bedroom set that belonged to her grandmother for almost as long as she can remember.  “I grew up with it in my bedroom, so it has a special place in my heart,” she explains.

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Free Fence Post Projects

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A while back, Christy at Confessions of a Serial DIYer had the opportunity to collect some discarded fencing–for free!  “It had been cut into the perfect 4 X 4 stack,” she notes.  She’s been able to get a lot of mileage from that pile of boards.  Want to see some of her projects?

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That’s a Wrap! Outdoor Table Makeover

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At Burlap & Blue, Linda had a small outdoor table that was badly in need of a makeover.  You know the type–sturdy iron framework bent into curlique shapes, with a glass table top?  Well, picture all of that without the glass, because the tabletop was missing.

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