Several years ago, Sara spotted this mantle clock at a garage sale and brought it home. Initially, she thought that maybe her husband could fix it, but it turned out that a few key components were missing….so using it as an actual clock got scrapped. Sara shares what she did with it instead at Thrifty Treasures.
At Lolly Jane, Kelli reveals that all her neighbors know just how much she loves “junk”. They call her when they have stuff to get rid of, and that’s how Kelli acquired this heavy-duty coffee table top.
At Mommy Is Coocoo, Amanda and her husband have been finishing up a bath renovation. As part of the process, the large, unframed mirror over the vanity needed to come down. The contractor was going to charge them money to remove and dispose of it, but Amanda had other plans.
When Jenna of Rain on a Tin Roof first moved into her current home, she loved the pretty periwinkle blue of the buffet/entertainment center in their living room. “And it is still a really pretty color. But it does not work well with navy blue or gray or kelly green,” Jenna notes, the colors that she’s gravitated to in her current decor.
I shared a project recently over at one of my other blogs, Infarrantly Creative, that was super fun to make. If you have piles of old t-shirts like I do, this is the refashion for you!
Katie from View from the Fridge had a great idea for upcycling her glass soda bottles. “Better than throwing them in the overflowing recycling bin, right?” Katie asks with a laugh.
When Bethany of Pitter and Glink spotted this framed goose embroidery art, she was drawn to it for two reasons. First, her grandmother loved geese. And second, oval frames are hard to come by! She snatched this one right up for 50 cents, gees and all.
At Love Grows Wild, Ashley from Cherished Bliss recently shared a project that turned a cheap glass cylinder vase she already had into a new vase with rustic texture.