Decorative Shutters Made from Pallet Wood

Pallet-Stacks

At Prodigal Pieces, Larissa scored some weather shipping pallets for free, thanks to Craigslist.  She decided to use some of her pallet wood to make some shutters for one of her windows. After dismantling one of the pallets, she cut the boards to the sizes she needed for this project.  Each shutter was make of several {…Read More…}

Paint Chip Ombre Art

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Over at DIY Candy, Amy came up with a fun way to turn free paint chips into art. It’s a simple craft project that anyone can do with just a few basic craft supplies, an old frame, and a few leftover paint chips.

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Reclaimed Wood Spa Bath Tray

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Sarah blogs at Edea Smith, where she points out, “As a busy Mommy of two a relaxing bath in an evening is often a rare but cherished experience.” She came up with this project–designed to keep bath essentials close at hand–using reclaimed wood. Her wood was free, coming from old scaffolding boards.

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Upcycled Magazine Wall Art

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I just discovered a really cool way to upcycle old magazines and make some uber-cool wall art, thanks to Kelly at Brit & Co. You have to see this.

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Beautiful Tray from Reclaimed Wood

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“Early in the summer my mom and I tore down the playhouse my dad had built for me as a child,” says Jamie at Anderson + Grant. “Even though the wood foundation was no longer in a condition to hold up the walls, the wood pickets that boarded the outside were still in great condition. We saved many of the boards to use for various projects.” Here is one of those projects.

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PB Knock Off Rescue

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Here’s an amazing Pottery Barn style light by Sawdust 2 Stitches that I recently featured at Knock Off Decor. Soon after Corey’s kids damaged her camera tripod, she spotted the Photographer’s Tripod Table Lamp in her Pottery Barn catalog. She realized that with just a little effort, she could turn her damaged tripod into something very similar!

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Book Page Halloween Art

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You might be checking out this post in between passing out candy to the trick-or-treaters…..I get it, it’s a little late to fit in one more Halloween craft. But this one was just too good to pass up, so pin it now and consider it for later, mmm-kay? Katie from View From The Fridge shared this book page art at Juggling Act Mama.

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Haunted Birdcage

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Happy Halloween, today! How about if we start off the day with a spooky decoration from Trish at Uncommon Designs? She made this from a decorative birdcage from the 1990’s that was desperately in need of an update.

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