Perfect for Thanksgiving: a Reclaimed Wood Table Runner

Vintage News Junkie scrap wood before

Over at Vintage News Junkie, Candace shares a project that is perfect for creating a lovely table arrangement for your holiday dinners.  It all started with a big bucket of scrap wood.

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Old Tray Gets Refabbed in Time for Thanksgiving

Zu Haus At Home tray before

When Moni of Zu Haus At Home was recovering from dental surgery, she needed a quick and easy project to keep her hands busy and her mind off of the discomfort.  Luckily, she remembered this old tray she’d been storing.

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Kitchen Herb Planter from Found Objects

Creative Life Antics pallet before

Justynn blogs at Creative Life Antics.  ”A friend found a great pallet for me from his work and I’ve been saving it for a project,” she explains.  The project she decided to use it for was a kitchen herb garden.

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Patriotic Mason Jars Centerpiece

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At Mason Jar Crafts Love, Linda shares her love for Mason jars and all the creative possibilities they provide.  Recently she decided to take three old Mason jars and make them into a patriotic centerpiece for the Fourth of July!

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Junk Wood Christmas Centerpiece

Creatively Living junk wood before

The before picture for this project has a funny story to go along with it.  Katie–who blogs at Creatively Living–spotted this wood sticking out of a garbage pile while she was on a family jog.  She convinced her husband to help her load it onto the back of their stroller so she could haul it home.  What a sight!

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Yard Trash Autumn Centerpiece

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Jenna, blogger at SAS Interiors, was walking in her neighborhood one evening when she spotted a curbside piled high with branches, awaiting the morning trash pickup.  She added one particularly pretty branch to the red wagon her kids were riding home, and brought it home with them.

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Pallet Flower Box

Amidst a busy Easter weekend, Jen from Migonis Home had the vision to turn a pallet from her father-in-law’s farm into a beautifully rustic centerpiece for her table. Jen simply assembled boards from the pallet to form a long planter – no sanding required! Isn’t the beauty in the imperfection? By changing out the “fillers,” {…Read More…}

Light Fixture Tea Light Centerpiece

I would dare say most of us have lived in a home that has those horrendous Hollywood light fixtures in every bathroom. If not, count yourself lucky! Pretty Handy Girl Brittany shares a great project for repurposing those fixtures as you replace them with lighting that’s a bit more style savvy.  Brittany painted the metal {…Read More…}