Refreshing the Finish on Vintage Chairs

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Over at Clockwork Interiors, Cynthia was looking for a few small projects she could work on. She remembered her stash of chairs in the garage awaiting TLC, and decided that it was time to breathe a little life into a few of them. “They are so comfortable, and I love the fact that they came out of someone’s work shop!” she says of this set of three handmade, vintage chairs.

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A Wine Cork Craft

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Carmel from Our Fifth House share this project at Infarrantly Creative recently, and since it’s a great little recycling project, I thought I’d pass it along to my fellow Rescuers.  To make these pretty boxes, all you need is an old book and some wine corks.

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Book Page Ornament

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Rebecca from The Crafted Sparrow shares an idea for recycling old books, just in time for Christmas.  She’s using pages from her old books to make Christmas ornaments.

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Homemade Bath Salts

Hopefully I don’t gross you out too much with this project I recently shared on Infarrantly Creative. When I was out running this summer I came across a major stash of Jack Daniels bottles on the side of the road. Seriously, there were more than 50 bottles there. Pretty nasty, huh? I cleaned and disinfected {…Read More…}