New Look for an Antique Wash Stand

antique-washstand

At The Golden Sycamore, Allison and her husband found this old wash stand when they were cleaning out their basement. Free furniture is always the best kind to experiment with, so Allison seized the opportunity to try using milk paint for the first time by giving this piece a little makeover.

{…Read More…}

Side Table with a Concrete Top

side-table

Taryn from Design Dining Diapers had a side table in her home that just didn’t go with her current decor. She considered selling it, but then decided to try and make it work with her current decor.

{…Read More…}

DIY Gold Wire Side Table

tomato-cages

Over at Domestic Imperfection, Ashley has been admiring gold side tables for some time now. Wanting a pair for her guest room, she started to shop around, but was discouraged to find that most of them were either well out of her budget range…..or out of stock! Instead, Ashley decided to experiment with things she had around the house to see if she could DIY something similar. “And what I had was tomato cages, wire, spray paint, and lots of scrap wood,” she notes.

{…Read More…}

Antique Couch Becomes a Deconstructed Bench

deconstructed-antique-couch

“The 100+ year old couch had a lovely life but had resided in an airplane hanger for sometime,” Amanda says at Mommy Is Coocoo. Appreciating the sturdy frame and funk claw feet, she took it home and turned it into a bench for her boys’ bedroom.

{…Read More…}

Old Window Becomes an Industrial-Chic Chalkboard

old-window-frame

You may have spotted this project by Mindy of My Love 2 Create over at Knock Off Decor. It’s one she originally shared at My Repurposed Life. She started out withan old window that a friend had passed along to her.

{…Read More…}

Updating a Ceiling Fan

ceiling-fan

Over at Seeking Lavender Lane, Deb decided there was no need to throw out the dated ceiling fan in her family room. Instead, she put her imagination to work to give it a new look.

{…Read More…}

Reclaimed Wood and Faucet Coat Rack

scrap-wood

I have such an adorable project to show you, today! Ananda from A Piece of Rainbow saw a faucet coat rack being sold online, but when she tried to purchase it was no longer available. Instead, she made her own, using a former piece of fence wood and some old outdoor faucet handles.

{…Read More…}

Garage Organization Inspired this Side Table

garage door with plated slotted angles

“I’ve been cleaning the garage and putting things where they belong, so this project was born out of that, organization!” confesses Cristina at Remodelando la Casa. She had a pile of wine crates and some parts from an old garage door that she decided to get out of the garage and into her house…as furniture!

{…Read More…}