Trashed Desk Gets Another Chance

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This vintage desk over at The Salvaged Boutique was another garbage day find. “This time it was spotted by my teenager son,” says Karen proudly. (She’s obviously raising him the right way.)

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Basic Chair Goes Shabby Chic

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At her blog, Live Randomly Simple, Jessica shares a fun chair revamp. She took a basic, ladder back chair and used some paint and a stencil to infuse it with personality.

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Toy Box Transformation

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Over at Nicer Than New, a client  dropped off a toy box that had long lost its purpose and asked Joan to do something with it.  ” After seeing a photo of her living room, I was inspired to try my hand at painting a Union Jack,” Joan says. The cute mural that was painted on {…Read More…}

Mid Century Mod Desk Gets a Beauty Treatment

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At Art is Beauty, Karin picked this desk up off the roadside over a year ago. She love the mid century modern style of the desk, but was super intimidated by the layers of oil paint, mold, and other gross stuff on the desk top.

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Delightful Tiered Table Makeover

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“It isn’t often that I can actually pick up a piece of furniture on  the side of the road.  My car is just too darn small!” says Denise.  She was pretty excited when she spotted this little two-tiered table on the way home form work one day, because it fit in her car.  She took {…Read More…}

Pallet Wood Console Table

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When a new range was delivered to Gina’s house, it arrived on a pallet. You know what that means, right? Time for another awesome pallet project! Gina shares her unique repurposing project at Kleinworth & Co.

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Wicker Sectional Gets a Brand New Look

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Over at Somewhat Quirky, Karen’s friend discovered this old Ficks Reed wicker corner sectional in the garbage. It was an odd shape, but deep enough to comfortably enjoy taking a nap outside on the porch, so she asked Karen to help her give it a makeover.

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Mudroom Bench from an Ikea Bunk

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When Julie’s kids outgrew this Ikea bunk bed, it basically became a pile of scrap lumber. She decided to use the wood to make a bench, and shared the tutorial for this project on her blog, Being Home.

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