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  This spring-almost-summer I’m all about the asymmetrical DIY. I don’t know why. It’s like I just went all high-fashion with a one-shouldered ball gown. There’s just something about everything being slightly off-kilter that makes me smile…. ….and totally relate. 🙂 Here’s a fun-easy-simple-under-thirty-minutes-inexpensive-trash-to-treasure project. A floral picture frame wreath. The entire project started with […]

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Wine Barrel Christmas Tree

On December 3, 2015 By
Wine Barrel Christmas Tree

Hi rescuers! Have I got a Christmas treat for you this evening!  This project, from UnCookieCutter, is a sugarplum of…

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Revitalized Roadside Plant Stand

On October 30, 2015 By
Revitalized Roadside Plant Stand

Happy friday rescuers! This evening’s feature is a fun one.  I have seen these old dilapidated plant stands at garage…

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Vintage Tool Box Planters

On October 6, 2015 By
Vintage Tool Box Planters

Hey guys! I have a great rescue to share with you this evening. Shauna, at Satori Design for Living, rescued…

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Coffee Table Redo

On July 5, 2014 By
Coffee Table Redo

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.

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Too Many T-Shirts? Make a Dress!

On February 17, 2014 By

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!

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Pretty Yarn Wrapped Vases

On February 16, 2014 By

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.

empty glass soda bottles

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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.

vintage wall art embroidered geese

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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.

painted cylinder vases

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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.

Goodwill and Grace parsons chair

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