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DIY Coat Hooks From Old Fence Boards

How to make DIY Coat Hooks From Old Fence Boards I Love DIY Coat hooks and I love Old Boards. Are you like me and have a love affair with old wood? Do your neighbors think you are slightly off your rocker because you are begging them for their old fence boards? Do...

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Drawer Turned Shoe Storage

If your family is anything like mine,  there are always a collection of shoes somewhere near the bottom of the stairs, or the front door.  We have tried several different systems to corral the shoes, but I always disliked the massive shoe pile that would eventually...

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Turn Trashy Books into Treasured Items

Turn Trashy Books into Treasured Items Before I share pictures and this post with you, I have a disclaimer. No literature was harmed in this project. All books that were altered were not only dumpster dive finds but were probably trash for the mind as well.....Not...

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Watching time turn into a mirror

Watching Time Turn Into a Mirror This post was originally posted several years ago, but it's a timeless classic and could easily be done with old clocks from thrift stores, etc. I had this old clock, that I LOVED but the clock was dying a slowwwwww death. The...

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How to Make a Door Chalkboard from a bunch of junk

How to Make a Door Chalkboard from a bunch of Junk (This post was originally written in 2012, but the instructions remain the same, paint brand has changed) Do you remember this thing I pulled out of le garbage? My client had texted me the night before I found...

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Trashy Tuesday How to Stencil on Old Wood With Stain

Trashy Tuesday How to Stencil on Old Wood With Stain Update!  I only use Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paint since publishing this post.  DIY Paint is 100% Natural, Clay Based, which makes it different from every other chalk paint product.  It is perfectly smooth, the...

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Dumpster Makeover Ficus Tree Trashy Tuesday

Dumpster Makeover Ficus Tree Trashy Tuesday You might be asking yourself right now.   Ficus Tree?  Really?  Like those big fake things in a basket that every model home and new apartment, and maybe even (you) had in a corner of your front room?  Yep, that very same...

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Trashy Tuesday New Idea for that Metal Bucket

Trashy Tuesday New Idea for that Metal Bucket You know, the one you threw in your garbage last week?  The one I pulled out of your garbage when I was out walking my dog.... I realize you threw it away because you thought you had no use for it.  And, it was a little...

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Dumpster Floral Makeover For Halloween with Mod Podge

Dumpster Floral Makeover For Halloween with Mod Podge I love a good makeover.  Especially if it is something I found for free, and I had some FREE goodies to make it over with, like this box of goodies I received from Mod Podge!   This Mod Podge makeover was so...

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