Message Board from a Roadside Find

Hello sweet Friends and welcome to Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday, my favorite!! If you are new around here, welcome! Once a month I get together with some super talented ladies to share makeovers. Be sure to look for the links to their projects at the bottom of this post. :) My project today actually was trash...I found this on the curb when I was out running errands last week: Now why would someone toss a perfectly good frame? The original mirror was missing when I found it, and I … [Read more...]

The Perfect Wreath Backdrop

Hey there, crafty friends! I am back from my yard sale adventure with GMC and Habitat for Humanity and I cannot wait to share all the amazing details! That will be coming soon, probably early next week! Thanks to all who followed along with us on Instagram! Here is a teaser shot of the whole crew, including the awesome family we were working for: Can you spot me in there?? We were without wifi for a while, and were seriously SO busy that I  didn't get a chance to share as much as I would … [Read more...]

Chicken Wire Message Board

While I had my chicken wire at the ready, after just finishing this little $5 thrift store cabinet, I threw together this quick and easy chicken wire message board: I  used my staple gun to attach the chicken wire to the inside of the frame. This is certainly not a new concept, but I just can't get over the before and after on this one and had to share. Here is what it looked like before: I dragged this painting home from a yard sale a couple of weeks ago. It cost me all of … [Read more...]

Chicken Wire Isn’t Just for Chickens

Chicken wire isn't just for chickens, but of course you are so smart...you already knew that!  Today I'm sharing a quick little redo on a cabinet I found at the thrift store for five dollars. I started with this $5 thrift store beauty: And here is her beauty shot: I snatched this right up and was so excited to show my mom (who was with me at the time), but she raised her nostril so high (not a good sign, I can assure you), that I almost put it back. Almost. But I had faith. (By … [Read more...]