Little Vintage Table Gets a Fresh Face

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“As I’ve been clearing out inventory in my storage unit, I’ve been coming across all sorts of things I forgot I owned like this adorable child’s card table. Sweet little vintage piece!” exclaims Sarah at Home-Ology.

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Old Cabinet Doors Become a Sentimental Gift

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Maria blogs at Five Simple Things.  She and her husband recently celebrated an anniversary, so Maria wanted to give him something special and meaningful.  Her gift started out with some used cherry cabinet doors.

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How to Replace Broken Embellishments

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At Thrifty Treasures, Sara tells us, “My wonderful hubby brought me home this mirror he found.  A beautiful piece of work, but it had a broken part.”  Sara came up with a solution for fixing the missing embellishment.

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Foxy Little Upcycling Project

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Over at Lolly Jane, Kelli needed a baby shower gift for a new baby boy.  His mom’s cute nursery design of browns, creams, and orange with a fox theme was Kelli’s inspiration, and some former house siding was her canvas.

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Rainbow Crayon Organizer from Upcycled Cans

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At Sugar Bee Crafts, Mandy is getting her children ready to go back to school.  She came up with a way to upcycle a few cans and keep her family’s crayon collection organized.

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Taking Apart an Old Couch to Make Leather Pillows

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Okay, this has to be one of the most unusual rescues I’ve ever seen, but it’s genius–pure genius!  Mandi of Vintage Revivals was looking for an inexpensive source for leather, since she wanted to make some leather pillows.  Her solution?  Finding an old leather couch on Craigslist that no one else wanted.

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Magazine Rack with the Midas Touch

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Rhonda rescued this magazine rack through a Facebook swap page and blogged about it over at Home.Made.  When she got it, Rhonda says that, “It was brown and dusty with little gnaw marks from some (hopefully domestic) critter.”

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Refabbing a Mouse Pad

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If you are sitting at a desktop computer, take a look at your mouse pad…how’s it looking?  A little dingy?  No need to be embarrassed, we’ve all been there!  In fact, Leslie, The Seasoned Homemaker, has figured out how to make those old mouse pads look like new.

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