Upcycled Tshirt Scarf for Kids

old-tee-shirts-pile

Last week I shared some tshirt refashions and upcycles over at Infarrantly Creative.  I’ve got plenty of material for these, since between the two of us, my husband and I have a stack of almost 75 old tees!  Here’s one I made with my daughter, Kayla.

old-tee-shirts-pile

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Dropcloth Coasters

Frugal Ain't Cheap canvas dropcloth before

At Frugal Ain’t Cheap, Daniela says she has a lot of canvas dropcloth sitting around in her house.  Dropcloth is great for protecting surfaces while you’re painting, but there’s no need to throw it out when the paint project is complete.  Daniela used some of her dropcloth to make these coasters.

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Alice in Wonderland Dresser

painted dresser before

Amy from Plucking Daisies had this dresser sitting her basement for years. It had been left behind by a former roommate and then again abandoned when Amy never finished painting it. This time around, Amy devoted a full nine months to painting and altering the dresser until it was complete. If you are wondering what {…Read More…}

Cabinet with Numbered Drawers

Mary of Urban Farmgirl found this cabinet while out perusing old industrial plants for trash. It was outside a building that had been a printing company for almost 100 years. So you could say it has a little history {wink, wink}. Mary used her own personal technique to retain the character of the finish. There {…Read More…}