“A neighbor down the street couldn’t fit her two green plastic adirondack chairs in her moving truck,” tells Amy at Sweet ‘n Sour Gumballs. “These chairs were on their way to the dump until I intercepted.” It just so happened that Amy had recently cleared away a spot in her backyard that was just perfect for a couple of nice chairs.
At Burlap & Blue, Linda had a small outdoor table that was badly in need of a makeover. You know the type–sturdy iron framework bent into curlique shapes, with a glass table top? Well, picture all of that without the glass, because the tabletop was missing.
“When I married my husband and we moved in to our forever home we merged our stuff. Now granted, not all my stuff was in great shape but nothing was as bad as his lawn chair,” says Debbie of One Day At a Time. Since he refused to part with it, she decided to give the old chair a makeover.
Linda, who blogs at Those Crafty Sisters, didn’t have any chairs for her garden, but wished she did. What Linda did have was a wood pallet.