Last year, Stacy of Vintage Scrap Shop saw a free piece of furniture on the curb in her neighborhood. She says, “At first glance it looked like nothing more than a pile of potential firewood but thankfully I managed to take a 2nd look & saw what appeared to be an old potting bench.” So what else could she do? She loaded it into her car and brought it home to give it a new life.
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.
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.
Kristin blogs at Goodwill and Grace. She found this upholstered parsons chair on the side of the road last summer. A recent snow day this year was the perfect opportunity to give the chair a new look.
A friend of Sara’s passed along this interesting wooden box to her. “She said she was done with it. Don’t you just love it when that happens?” Sara asks at Thrifty Treasures.