Benched: Trash Bound Headboard Gets Repurposed

Foool4Peppers headboard before

Brian of Fool4Peppers tells me that he found this headboard in his neighbor’s trash.  He’s transformed a few headboards into benches already, so he was definitely ready to go to work on another bench with this one.

Foool4Peppers headboard before

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Medicine Cabinet to Pottery Barn Style Message Center

Anderson + Grant medicine cabinet before

Jamie blogs at Anderson + Grant.  Recently, she rescued this old metal medicine cabinet from her grandmother’s garage.  It’s size and shape reminded her of a message center she’d seen in the pages of a Pottery Barn Catalog.

Anderson + Grant medicine cabinet before

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Amazing Storage Solution Using Old Drawers

The Golden Sycamore drawers before

“My husband and I repurposed an old dresser into a tool chest and ended up with 6 drawers left over,” Allison of The Golden Sycamore explains.  “And since I’ve started blogging, I’ve become a hoarder and can’t throw anything out!  So, I knew I had to find a way to reuse them!”

The Golden Sycamore drawers before

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A Lucky Find: Schoolhouse Chairs

Live Love Scrap chairs before

“I saw some chairs by the curb as I was on a bike ride,” Laura shares at Live. Love. Scrap.  “My hubby picked them up for me.”  To her delight, the school house style chairs were sturdy and actually in pretty good shape.

Live Love Scrap chairs before

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Stars of the Silver Screen: a Jewelry Organizer

House by Hoff before

April at House by Hoff nabbed an old window screen from the attic of her old home before she moved.  “The house was built in 1921, and I’m fairly certain this screen was original to the house…cool!” April says.

House by Hoff before

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Urn + Cabinet = Bedside Table. Seriously!

Petticoat Junktion bedside table before

It’s hard even for me to believe that the before and after pictures of this rescue even belong together!  Kathy at Petticoat Junkction swears they do go together, though, so let’s talk about how she did this.

Petticoat Junktion bedside table before

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Changing Up an Old Stool with Fabric

It's Always Autumn stool before

Over at It’s Always Autumn, there were several plain Ikea kitchen stools that Autumn’s children were using at the family computer desk.  She decided it was time to change things up a bit and refresh the old stools.

It's Always Autumn stool before

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Antique Grain Scoop Organizes the Mail

Antique Grain Scoop

At The Blissful Bee, Amy has a rustic grain scoop that she found while antiquing several years ago.  She loves the patina and texture of the aged wood.  When she brought it home several years ago, though, she wasn’t quite sure how to display and use it.

Antique Grain Scoop

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