Lace on a Dresser

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“My husband originally painted this dresser over 5 years ago to go in our son’s room before he was born, explains Stephanie at Crafting in the Rain. “We recently got him a new dresser, and I got to try something fun a girly on this one.”

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Wine Bottles Make Pretty Picnic Centerpiece

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Over at Club Chica Circle, Pauline saved some wine bottles to use for a craft project. She wanted to take advantage of their pleasing shapes and the beautiful colors of the glass.

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Stylish Side Tables Started as Paint Buckets

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“If you have followed my blog for awhile, you know I have an addiction for recycling old paint buckets,” says Ama at OhOh Blog. But when you see the stylish side tables she’s going to show you, you’ll have a hard time believing that they started out as paint buckets!

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Cute Magnet Boards from Salvage

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Amy Jo from The Little Moments tells me that the owner of a salvage shop gave her these old metal ceiling tiles for free. “I don’t know ANYBODY who wants to put in a metal ceiling these days!” she laughs.

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Glittery Glass Vase

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At The Cwafty Blog, RaChel decided to turn a simple glass bottle into a pretty vase using a few craft supplies she had on hand. Her bottle of choice? A Starbucks frappucino bottle.

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From the Dresser to the Kitchen: Herbs in Drawers

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Dawn Nicole from Designed by Dawn Nicole gives her husband all the credit for figuring out what to do with the dresser-less set of drawers that had been sitting in their garage for months. One day he asked her, “Do you want me to add legs so you can grow your herbs in them?”

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Rescuing a Pottery Barn Piece from the Gutter

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“I do my best shopping while I’m jogging through my neighborhood, apparently,” laughs Holly of McCall Manor.  “This beauty was sitting in the gutter.”  And guess what?  It was a Pottery Barn Kids farmhouse table.

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Dressing Up Plain Magazine Holders

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At View From the Fridge, Katie has been giving her office a makeover.  One of the projects towards this goal was giving some plain cardboard magazine holders a more graphic look.

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