Bag This Wreath While You Can!

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Nancy blogs at It’s So Much Fun Watchin’ God.  She and her family buy their groceries at a store that sends them home in plain tan plastic bags.  Recently, Nancy figured out how to turn those bags into a wreath for Fall.

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Vintage Scale Gets a New Look

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Tammy blogs at One More Time Events.  Recently, as she was decorating for Fall, Tammy decided to give this old scale a new look.

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Junk + Junk + More Junk = New Couch

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At Redoux Interiors, Karen shares an incredible furniture creation.  She made this couch almost entirely from junky finds:  a headboard, garage door panels, and pieces from a twin bed.  You’ve got to see it to believe it!

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This Rescue is Definitely a Winner!

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At Upcycle Addict, Sherry had a couple of random things.  First was this Oscar-worthy trophy that was given to her grandmother at a retirement party.  Next, she had an old railing that once belonged to an entire staircase.  You’ll never guess what Sherry made using these two unrelated items!

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Vintage Linens Make Pretty Napkins

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At her blog Sugar Beans, Susan tells us that she’s used to scoping thrift stores to find vintage linens.  “But last week, a sweet friend brought me a few pillowcases she found while cleaning out her linen closet. Big score for me {happy dance and clapping hands ensued}. I was able to use the fabric from ONE of the pillowcases to make 8 dinner napkins!” she exclaims.

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Grill Rack Repurposed to Halloween Decor

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I have so much fun seeing how my friends repurpose their rescues into decorations for upcoming holidays.  Here’s another one:  Kathy from Petticoat Junktion turned an old grill rack into a darling spider web for Halloween!

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Curbside Crib Becomes Fabulous Autumn Decor

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One thing never ceases to amaze me about all the rescues I feature here, and that’s the unbelievable amount of imagination my friends have when it comes to seeing possibilities in things others would pass by.  This lovely Autumn chalkboard sign by Kelsey at Tattered & Inked is a perfect example.  Would you believe it used to be a crib?

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A Very Special Birthday Chair

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What could be more fun than seeing a brand-new one year old taste cake for the first time?  Well, seeing a brand new one year old taste cake for the first time while sitting in the happiest of high chairs is definitely going to be more fun!  That has been Lynda’s goal over at Oh So Shabby.

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