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Creating rustic bathroom shelves from plumbing pipes

Our bathrooms in our home are very spacious, but they're also very boring. They are both very plain and builder-grade. We've recently begun to look at them to see how we might add some character without spending a lot of money on them. We do eventually plan to replace the tubs, tub surround, and flooring,… Continue reading Creating rustic bathroom shelves from plumbing pipes

2022, Dollar Store crafts

Reduce, reuse, UPcycle: how to create beautiful new things you’ll love to use from the things you already have

I have a kid who loves pickles. I cannot keep pickles in the house. As I’m sure you can imagine, I regularly have these. They’re remarkably easy to reuse and upcycle. Just soak them in hot water and remove the label. If a sticky residue remains, use a little Goo Gone or some acetone (but… Continue reading Reduce, reuse, UPcycle: how to create beautiful new things you’ll love to use from the things you already have

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Creating captain’s mirrors from cake pans

I recently went on a search for captain's mirrors to hang above our new hallway console table. However, a recent Google search proved that captain's mirrors are typically expensive. I began to wonder how I could create my own captain's mirror. I tried to make one from a stove eye cover, but it was too… Continue reading Creating captain’s mirrors from cake pans

2021, farmhouse, junking, outdoors, plant stands, recycle, repurpose

A repurposed chair becomes a unique plant stand

A few years ago, my sweet grandpa gave me this chair. He heard I was looking for an old chair and someone had given it to him. I liked the look of the chair. It was a nice size and I thought it was a cute chair. I just wasn't too sure about that metal… Continue reading A repurposed chair becomes a unique plant stand

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DIY Raised Beds

About four years ago, my grandpa and I built some farmhouse shutters. You may remember them from this post. I no longer have the window in my kitchen where these were used, and I don’t have anywhere else I’d like to use them. You know lumber is crazy expensive now and I’ve been itching for… Continue reading DIY Raised Beds