Vintage Travel Case Update

Hello amazing friends! Today I'm sharing a fun find I scored at the thrift store by my Mom's house a couple of weeks ago. This cool vintage travel case was only $5: I was immediately drawn to its charm the minute I spied it, and it was in excellent condition. I decided to have some fun with pattern for this one... My dresser I shared on Thursday was the perfect prop. :) I created the harlequin pattern using a little trick folding paper...   Here are … [Read more...]

Vintage Suitcase Makeover

Hello sweet Friends!! Today I am finally sharing the second suitcase of this set I picked up curbside a year or so ago. I gave my garage a serious cleaning and uncovered it from one of the corners. I'll be back on Thursday with a glimpse of all the stuff I decided to purge. (It was A LOT!) I shared what I did with the first suitcase HERE, and today I'm sharing how I transformed the larger of the two: That one wasn't in as pristine condition as the smaller one was, and I had a hard time … [Read more...]

Curbside Suitcase Makeover

That's right, no shame here. I sure DID pick up a suitcase off of someone's curb. In fact, I picked up two! I was taking my Mom home the other day and happened through the neighborhood I grew up in when I spied these two lovelies sitting out for the trash: I'm sure these were all the rage back in the day. I quickly threw them in my car and was on my way. Today is Trash to Treasure Tuesday and I had another project in mind, but I really wanted to play around with my new luggage. (Plus … [Read more...]