Sprucing Up an Old Breadbox with A Vintage Graphic

Thrifty Treasures bread box before

Over at Thrifty Treasures, Sara had been looking for a breadbox for her kitchen.  While she has yet to find a real breadbox, Sara did find this unwanted mystery box.  She laughs, “It will not stay in my kitchen but it will curb my ‘I want to makeover a bread box’ craving.”

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Vintage Chair Gets Modernized with Subtle Touches of Green

Eve of Reduction chair before

Cristin from Eve of Reduction tells us, “This chair from Quick & McKenna, New York, had layers upon dripping layers of wood stain from over the years.”  Her husband picked it out of a trash bin years ago, and Cristin decided it was time to give it a new look.

Eve of Reduction chair before

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Repainting a Canvas to Get Just the Right Artwork

Sartori Design canvas before

At Satori Design for Living, Shauna has been working on giving her office a new look.  She wanted to hang some art, but wasn’t thrilled with the prices of the artwork she was seeing.  Remembering an old canvas she had in their storage unit, Shauna decided to remake it for the office.

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Bunk Bed Budget Redo

Namely Original bunkbed before

At Namely Original, Emily and her mom have been helping to put together the children’s rooms in a new home.  The bunk beds that they owned had seen better days, and the owners were ready to send them to the dump.  Luckily, Emily’s mom convinced them that they were worth trying to salvage.

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A Floor Lamp Gets Restyled with a French Flair

My Painted Stuff lamp before

“During one of our after dinner walks this summer my husband & I noticed one of our neighbors putting a floor lamp out to the road,” says Dee at My Painted Stuff.  She loved the lines of this lamp, and as soon as she found out the lamp was in working condition, Dee took it home.

My Painted Stuff lamp before

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Quick Refresh of an Old Bench

The 36th Avenue bench before

“Hopefully this bench makeover inspires you to look at your own furniture with new eyes, and before you go out looking for a new piece, you consider giving what you have a new look,” says Desiree from The 36th Avenue, referring to this wicker bench.

The 36th Avenue bench before

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Plastic Easter Eggs Morph Into Autumn Acorns

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At her blog, Becoming Martha, Sarah shares a delightful idea for repurposing and reusing some typical Spring decor for the current season, Fall.  She figured out how to turn plastic Easter eggs into Autumn acorns!

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Rescued Nightstand Gets a Refreshing New Look

Two It Yourself nightstand before

“A friend of my aunt’s was about to take this nightstand to the thrift store. I offered to ‘rescue’ it instead,” says Melissa of Two It Yourself.

Two It Yourself nightstand before

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