Category Archives: Repurposing

Lace Vase Tutorial

Recently, I’ve been experimenting and making fabric flowers. I am HORRIBLE at keeping plants alive. At the same time, fresh flowers every week feel a tad wasteful since they’re just going to be thrown out. I wanted to come up … Continue reading

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The Vintage Thanksgiving Table

Once Halloween is over I’m not the kind of person that automatically switches into Christmas mode. What about Thanksgiving!?! The food, friends, fun. And did I mention the food? This year set a vintage Thanksgiving table with some of these … Continue reading

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Lampshade Makeover Round-Up

We have had a fairly boring ol’ lamp hanging around our house for the past year or so. When I picked it up I told myself that I was going to re-do it right away, well we all know that … Continue reading

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Handmade and Revamped Furniture and Home Accessories

Today I had the pleasure to check out Design Harvest in Chicago.  There were furniture vendors, home accessories, fabric, and other hand made delights.  I’ve always loved the idea of taking a piece of old wood, plastic, glass, what have … Continue reading

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Dresser Re-Do

One down, 5 more to go!  I hope you enjoyed this project, it really translates to a lot of surfaces.  You could also cover the front of an armoire, desk drawers, cabinet doors……the possibilities are endless.  I would love to … Continue reading

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Fabric Bracelet Tutorial

Hello everyone!  I will make no excuses for the hiatus, instead I am going to give you a lovely tutorial: enjoy! We’re going to be making a fabric wrapped bracelet.  You only need a few materials to make this awesome … Continue reading

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Thrift Shopping and a Tutorial!

I had a great time up at my mom’s house again this weekend thrift shopping and eating and laughing!  I always have a great time when I go up, and I admit that I have to go to the thrift … Continue reading

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