12 Tips for Scoring BIG on Craigslist

12 Tips for Scoring BIG on Craigslist

Craiglist is not for everyone…  some of you out there shudder at the thought of going to garage sales or buying used anything.   I know you’re out there, but who am I kidding…   if you are reading my blog, then chances are, you are not one of those...
60+ Ways To Upcycle Salvaged Doors

60+ Ways To Upcycle Salvaged Doors

   See all 60+ ideas >>>   Old doors are easy to find at salvage yards, garage sales, estate sales, or maybe you even have one sitting up in your attic.   I came across this list of super cool ways to repurpose and upcycle these vintage doors to give...
17 Ways To Repurpose an Antique Armoire

17 Ways To Repurpose an Antique Armoire

If you are short on storage space, consider repurposing an old armoire, which can be used for some super cool uses.   If you don’t have one already, check out craigslist for some super cheap options that can easily be refinished for a fantastic look.   1....
DIY Upholstered Tufted Ottoman

DIY Upholstered Tufted Ottoman

I have like 3 major furniture pieces in my house that are just screaming for an upcycle like this.    When I came across this tutorial, I was SOOOO excited to dive into one of my projects.    What an amazing difference some paint and fabric can make?   Sure I’m...
Get Organized This Year – 20 Genius Upcycled Storage Ideas

Get Organized This Year – 20 Genius Upcycled Storage Ideas

  1.   Cabinet Door Measuring & Conversion Center   2. Rain Gutter Reading Nook     3.  Turn a shelf upside down to hold wrapping paper rolls   4.  Dollar store bin turned ribbon organizer     5.  Fun Shampoo Bottle Pen and Pencil...
Top 10 Liquor Cabinet and Bar Upcycles

Top 10 Liquor Cabinet and Bar Upcycles

I came across this awesome upcycle the other day, where someone had gutted an old tube TV, and turned it into a display for their bar.   As I was looking into similar upcycles, I found that people have gotten REEALLLLY creative when it comes to displaying and serving...
12 Ways To Upcycle A Carved Wood Frame

12 Ways To Upcycle A Carved Wood Frame

I recently picked up 3 large, carved wood frames from garage sales.   You know the kind, beautiful ornate borders and created for canvas prints (no glass or backing).   I got 2 – 16×20 frames and 1 20×26 frame, for $25 total – not bad, eh?    Now...
Beat Up Thrift Store Standing Candelabra Upcycled Into A…

Beat Up Thrift Store Standing Candelabra Upcycled Into A…

Got another pretty cool upcycle to share with you all today, courtesy of Sprouts and Stuff.   She found this gem of a standing candelabra, at a thrift store, with the “hefty” price tag of $4.95. I agree with her, I’m not sure I would have seen the...
DIY Upcycled Copper Pipe Projects – 30 Inspiring Ideas!

DIY Upcycled Copper Pipe Projects – 30 Inspiring Ideas!

Copper Pipe has a gorgeous industrial look to it – I have seen a few totally stunning projects using copper pipes lately, so I decided to put together a list of some of the best DIY projects using copper piping. One thing to note, a few of the projects use...
Upcycled Tripod Side Table

Upcycled Tripod Side Table

  Yesterday we polled our facebook audience, to get suggestions on what you could do with an old tripod.   Check out that conversation here… Many of you were on the right track, for the tripod upcycle project we are featuring today!   Cristina over at...