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DIY: Spring Time Wreath

It’s my favorite type of post, a DIY! Crafting truly is my happy place. It relaxes my nerves and takes the stress away.

This week’s little project is a spring wreath. 284 more words


Upcycled & Vintage Fashion


I opened an Etsy shop in 2011, and primarily started selling vintage clothes and repurposed denim.  Check it out, I’ll be doing a BOGO promo soon, and raffles for huge percentages off! 9 more words


DIY Reclaimed Shelves

I want to yell it from the rooftops, “My shelves are done!”. Oh my goodness these shelves! I feel like anyone else on the planet could have whipped these up in a day. 1,457 more words

Plant Stand - Refinished

I have a lot of hobbies, and somewhere along the way I turned that into a blog, facebook page, and a few fairly decent how-to videos… but they are not all equal, all the time. 349 more words

General Stuff


I set up shots in my studio of items that were no longer being used for their intended purpose. In this collection, I have a football that was re-purposed to be a dog toy, a fork that is now a bracelet, a box that carried photo negatives that is now a portable amplifier for a guitar, a watch that has been remade into an art piece to be worn around the neck, a decorative table cloth cut into a small piece and framed in a necklace form, a clock that is now jewelry,an amp tube now used as a pendent, and a belt and spoon put together to make a bracelet.

DIY Chalk Paint Barstool Makeover

This chalk paint stool makeover was a long time in the making. I started this project back in December, long before I decided to start blogging, so unfortunately, I don’t have a before picture. 676 more words

Repurposed. Re-homed.

Once upon a time, a workbench lived in my father’s woodworking shop. It was an ordinary bench, extraordinary only because of the projects built on its surface. 446 more words