Vintage Trunk Refreshed

Better with Age trunk before

At Better With Age, Jamie came across this old trunk at a garage sale.  She passed it up initially, but her husband convinced her that they should go pick it up at the end of the day if it was still there.  (Smart guy!)  It was there, so the trunk came home.

Better with Age trunk before

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Broken Zipper Jewelry

Awesome Sauce zipper before

Sheri blogs at Awesome Sauce & Asshattery.  Recently, she purchased a vintage sequin blouse that was not in the pristine condition she’d been led to believe.  She was able to carefully repair it by removing this broken zipper.

Awesome Sauce zipper before

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Upcycled Lamp

It's Overflowing lampshade before

At It’s Overflowing, Aimee had a lamp that was looking a bit tired.  She perked it up with a new lampshade.

It's Overflowing lampshade before

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Upcycled Baby Food Jars

Empty Baby Food Jars

At Make Life Lovely, Laura has been coming up with ways to upcycle empty baby food jars.  Her latest project is super versatile.

Empty Baby Food Jars

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Honeycomb Clock Update

The Crafted Sparrow clock before

At The Crafted Sparrow, Rebecca was shopping her house for objects to decorate a new shelf when she happened upon this old clock.  It was a dumpster find her husband had brought home.  Despite doing time (pun totally intended) in the trashbin, this clock was still tickin’.

The Crafted Sparrow clock before

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Barrel Chair Makeover

Taylor Made barrel chair before

Taylor blogs at TaylorMade.  When she brought this vintage barrel chair home from a garage sale, she was excited about the chair but knew the upholstery had to go.  Quotes from professionals were over $400, so Taylor gathered up her courage and decided to do it herself.

Taylor Made barrel chair before

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Aqua Dresser with Ribbon Pulls

Mom 4 Real ribbon handled dresser before

At Mom 4 Real, Jessica tells us, “There I was, driving to Target when I spotted this beauty and a matching vanity.  I pulled my car over so fast, I’m pretty sure I almost gave my daughter whiplash!”

Mom 4 Real ribbon handled dresser before

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Game Table

Dillon's Digital Designs game table before

At Dillon’s Digital Designs, Cherryl explains that her city has bulky trash pickup four times a year.  ”It is funny to see all the pickup trucks driving around the night before pickup looking for stuff,” she laughs, but adds that often she’s guilty of finding treasures on the curb, too.  This sturdy little table is one of her finds.

Dillon's Digital Designs game table before

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