Plain Jane Clipboard Gets All Glammed Up

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Over at Twelve O Eight, Tanya shares that she needs a visual place to make lists and keep herself organized, and clipboards are perfect for that. At the dollar store, the price is right for a clipboard, but the one Tanya picked up was a little too Plain Jane for her taste.

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Old Wood Reclaimed as Poolside Whale Towel Rack

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Over at My Sweet Savannah, Melaine has been looking for a cute way to hang her family’s towels by their hot tub. When her parents removed their hot tub, Melaine salvaged a piece of wood once used to hide the electrical panel before it went to the dump.

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From Deck to Laundry Room: DIY Furniture

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Mindy blogs at My Love 2 Create. She recently completed a project using salvaged wood to help her sister with some laundry room organization.

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Look What Came Out of the Crib

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Gail from My Repurposed Life was working on another project when she happily came up with this one along the way.  She had some old crib spindles, and discovered that when she used the existing lines in the spindles as cutting guides, one of the things she could make were these perfect little wooden circles.

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Getting Organized While Recycling

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Over at Organized 31, Susan has been turning her plastic containers into handy little office organizers instead of throwing them away.  Better yet, she’s adding a bit of sparkle to them, too!

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Mini Memo Boards from a Surprising Source

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At Restoration Beauty, Selene came up with a cute idea for office decor and organization.  It all started from her inability to throw out candle jars.  “This girl just doesn’t throw away good glass, you know,” she laughs.

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Organizing Electronics with a Vintage Toolbox

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At The Happy Housie, Krista had a thrift shop find that had been languishing in her garage for months.  She’d originally brought it home for bedroom decor, but when her decorating scheme went in another direction, she didn’t have a use for it.  Recently, Krista realized that the toolbox could be a solution for a common household problem:  corralling electronics.

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Cereal Boxes to Stylish Drawer Dividers

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Jen blogs at IHeart Organizing.  Although her desk drawer was once beautifully organized with acrylic drawer dividers, she decided to use the drawer dividers in her vanity instead.  And five months later, her desk drawer needed some love.

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