This cupboard was destined for the dump until Terry saw the potential underneath. As she tells us at The Curator’s Collection, “I thought that while it was ugly and poorly painted (note the dripping goopy red glaze on it) it did have some pretty features.” She convinced the owner to let her have a go at it, and you won’t believe the difference!
“I found this cupboard on the side of the road and immediately did a u-turn to rescue it,” says Kate from Heir and Space. The cupboard was solid maple, and Kate loved the clean lines.
Laura from The Turquoise Home bought this classic lamp on clearance at Target months ago. She’s been using it in her home ever since, but the wood tone was just a little off when placed alongside the rest of her decor. She decided it was time to change things up a bit.
Bonnie blogs at Our Secondhand House. When she bought this old bundt pan from the thrift store for just $1.00, Bonnie knew she could repurpose it into something beautiful.
This table makeover was the brainchild of Melanie and Steffanie from Find it, Make it, Love it, who shared it at Fun, Cheap, or Free. Steffanie’s grandma was going to throw this hexagon side table out, but luckily her granddaughter saw potential.
Over at The Salvaged Boutique, Karen tells us that one of her friends sent her a picture of a kids’ play kitchen made from an old entertainment center, telling her that she hoped to have something like it for her daughter someday. So when Karen went trash pickin’ and found this broken changing table, she immediately thought of its potential to become a kitchen!
Amy from Joyful Daisy came up with a fun way to give a plastic juice jug a second life. Once emptied, she turned this former juice bottle into a pretty watering can for her garden.