10 Creative Thrifted Projects {GYDO Features}

10 Creative Thrifted Projects

Happy Sunday, friends! You know I love a good trash to treasure project, and for under $10? Even better! We had some brilliant upcycled projects linked up at this month’s Get Your DIY On party, and we couldn’t wait to share our favorites with you!

$10 Thrifted Challenge

These ladies managed to create some pretty amazing things with other people’s cast-offs. I love their creativity, and I know you will too!

{Please pin from the original source. Thank you!}

View from the Fridge

Thrift Store Upcycle by View from the Fridge {Krista’s pick}


Trash to Treasure Toolbox by Reinvented {Abby’s pick}

Refresh Living

Vintage Ruler Magnetic Knife Rack by Refresh Living {Christy’s pick}

My Own Home

Thrifted Entryway Table by My Own Home {Abby’s pick}

Little House of Four

Yard Sale Jewelry Box Makeover by Little House of Four {Mandy’s pick}

Joy in Our Home

Framed Chalkboard for the Kitchen by Joy in Our Home {April’s pick}

H2O Bungalow

Painted Vintage Books by H2O Bungalow {April’s pick}

Coconut Head Survival Guide

Kate Spade-Inspired Rose Bowl by The Coconut Head’s Survival Guide {Mandy’s pick}

Artsy Chicks Rule

Simple & Thrifty DIY Coastal Wall Art by Artsy Chicks Rule {Christy’s pick}

Refresh Living 2

Knife Block to Thread Organizer by Refresh Living {Krista’s pick}

Pretty incredible, right?! My amazing co-hostesses created some fun upcycles on the cheap as well…

Thrifted projects all under $10!


$7 Piano Bench Makeover by April, House by Hoff

Insulator to Candle Holder Upcycle by Abby, Just a Girl and Her Blog

Mason Jar Flower Gifts by Mandy, The Hankful House

10 Thrifty Projects Under $10 by Christy, Confessions of a Serial Do-It-Yourselfer

Free Desk Makeover Using DIY Chalk Based Paint by Krista, The Happy Housie

We’d love for you to come back on Sunday, June 7th to share all of your beautiful outdoor decor projects! See you then!

Outdoor Decor

And the rest of this Summer’s themes:

Sunday, July 5th: White and Light Projects 

Sunday, August 2nd: Fabric DIYs!

Mark your calendars!





 P.S. You still have until noon today (EST) to enter to win this fabulous desk and chair set, delivered right to your door!

Blogiversary giveaway for Prodigal Pieces


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  1. Christy.. Thank you all for featuring my Painted Vintage Books! They were a fun and easy project. I hope your readers enjoy this project as well:)

  2. Becky Wilson says:

    I just found and subscribed to bloglovin.com and I am so hooked. Love, love, love everything about it!

  3. Thanks so much for featuring my picnic box ladies! what a fun Sunday surprise! 😉

  4. Christy, thanks a ton for choosing my knife rack as a feature in this month’s Get Your DIY On! It’s so nice to be in such great company of awesome, but cheap projects! In my opinion, those are the best type of projects!!

  5. Kendra @ www.joyinourhome.com says:

    So excited to see my chalkboard in this great lineup! Hope you’re having a lovely week! xo

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