Perfect for Thanksgiving: a Reclaimed Wood Table Runner

Vintage News Junkie scrap wood before

Over at Vintage News Junkie, Candace shares a project that is perfect for creating a lovely table arrangement for your holiday dinners.  It all started with a big bucket of scrap wood.

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This Shutter Island is Not Frightening…It’s Delightful!

Upcycle Addict shutters before

Over at Upcycle Addict, Sherrie was trying to figure out what to give her mom for a birthday gift.  She was inspired by these shutters sitting in her garage to make something that she knew her mom wanted and needed.

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Men’s Dress Shirt Becomes a Female’s Fashion Statement

The Nest Creations mens shirt before

Kimberly of The Nest Creations has a large stash of thrifted clothing that she keeps to use for future projects.  She realized that this men’s dress shirt could be refitted to make a fashionable tunic.

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Old Tray Gets Refabbed in Time for Thanksgiving

Zu Haus At Home tray before

When Moni of Zu Haus At Home was recovering from dental surgery, she needed a quick and easy project to keep her hands busy and her mind off of the discomfort.  Luckily, she remembered this old tray she’d been storing.

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Autumn Leaf Craft Project

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Tired of paying lots of money for art canvas?  Here’s a novel idea for showcasing your artistic abilities without spending a dime.  All it takes is a walk outside to gather a few fallen leaves.  This cute craft idea comes from Elise at Grow Creative.

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Roller Shade Redo for a Rental

Love Grows Wild roller shades before

Liz from Love Grows Wild lives in a rental with lots of windows.  While it’s great to have so much natural light, spending money for draperies in a rental wasn’t something Liz wanted to do.  Since she was going to have to live with the existing roller shades, Liz decided to dress some of them up.

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Reconstructing The Mayflower

Desperately Seeking Gina mayflower ship before

I’m excited to share a fun Thanksgiving project with you today that can be made from reclaimed wood.  It’s the brain child of Lisa from  Mabey She Made It, and was featured by Desperately Seeking {Gina}.

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A Bright New Hue for an Old Chair

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Jenna from 24 Cottonwood Lane inherited this vanity and chair from a friend when that friend re-did her little girls room last year.  “Was I embarrassed to take furniture from a five year old?” Jenna asks playfully.  “Heck, no.  That’s a stylish five year old!”

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