Tea Towel Basket Centerpiece

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I love this simple table decor idea from Chiara and Ilene of One O. All you need is a tea towel to make this cute basket centerpiece. “Centerpieces are usually important aspects of the table, whether they’re just decorative or pretty and functional. So having a chance to make one up from things you have at home sounds like savour to us!” they say.

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DIY Apothecary Cabinet

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Not long ago, I featured a china cabinet makeover from High Style Restyle. Well, that was only one of several projects that Amy and her dad have been making from pieces of the china cabinet he found on the roadside. Today, I’m sharing another one: their new apothecary-style cabinet.

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Pretty Painted Jars

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When Christina decided to add a little something to her Spring decor, she decided she’d upcycle some Mason jars to do it.  ” I love the way Mason Jars look when they are painted,” she says at her blog, Sweet Haute.   Christina had very specific colors in mind for her jars.  She couldn’t find the {…Read More…}

Old Frame Becomes a Blooming Wreath

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Looking for a fresh new look for her front door decor, Cindy of Little Miss Celebration was inspired by the silk peonies that she spotted at her local craft store. She thought of a unique way to display them right there, on the spot. She just needed to withdraw a frame from her collection of old ones that is gathering dust.

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Bird Feeder from a Teacup

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I love this fun idea for repurposing a teacup and saucer from Jessi at Practically Functional. It’s a great way to invite the birds to a backyard tea party!

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Message Board from an Old Frame

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April, who blogs at House By Hoff, happens to be a teacher. She’s been sprucing up her classroom, lately. “I needed a special piece that would catch the kids’ attention and motivate them,” she says, explaining how she came up with this message board.

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DIY Rustic Arrow

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Scavenger Chic’s Joan loves working with pallet wood so much that she started to panic as her stack of pallets dwindled. Luckily, she found three pallets leaning up against a dumpster, so she was back in business! Check out her latest pallet project.

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DIY Netted Stone Friendship Bracelets

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Daniela at Curly Made enjoys making friendship bracelets.  Here’s a acute version that she came up with.  She suggests upcycling some aquarium stones or using other pretty rocks you’ve collected, to keep the costs low. To make these pretty bracelets, Daniela uses a clipboard to hold onto the waxed cotton cords.  She provides a video {…Read More…}