$2 Thrift Store Frame Repurposed

Hello amazing Friends!! Thank you for all the positive feedback on my DIY Rolling Umbrella Base on Tuesday! It is working out great so far! Today I've got a fun little upcycle for ya'll. I shared a peek of today's project on Tuesday...this $2 thrift store frame and these spindles: The frame was small but nice and deep, perfect for a little tray!   I had painted the frame last week, but was undecided on what I would use as the bottom of my new tray. Then on Saturday, … [Read more...]

DIY Rolling Umbrella Base

Hello beautiful friends and welcome to Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday!! My friends and I have brand new makeovers to share today, and ya'll know I love it when I have actual trash to share!! Today I am sharing something super functional I created out of these wood planks my Hubby was going to toss: Just so there is no disappointment after the big reveal, I did not reuse that water bottle. We were in desperate need of some shade in our back yard. The afternoon sun around here is … [Read more...]

Kids’ Table and Chairs Makeover

Amazing Friends, I finally finished the little table and chair set I brought home from my booth to redo! That set has been in my booth for well over a year and I just could not figure out why it hadn't sold. Here it is as I found it: I found the chairs for only $5 for the pair at one thrift store, then a few months later, I found the table to complete the set at another. Lucky, huh? Here is a peek at their first redo: You can see the whole first makeover HERE. I just loved … [Read more...]

Cane-backed Chair Makeover (with Spray Paint!)

Hello sweet friends! I have a quick makeover for ya'll today! I have been working on a few outdoor projects recently and was hoping to photograph them this weekend, however the weather has not been on my side for taking photos! So instead I worked on a couple 0f projects in between rain showers, including this chair: Perty, eh? This is one of two chairs I bought to use in our Halloween display last year, as part of a dining table set up: Ooh spooky! (See more of our Halloween … [Read more...]

12 Thrifty Shelf Makeovers

Hello beautiful friends! Today I am sharing 12 of my thriftiest hanging shelf makeovers! I know ya'll were expecting to see a kids' table and chair set today. It was actually this pink set here that has been in my booth for forever. I decided to bring it home and give it a redo, but it turns out that one of the chairs was broken! No wonder it hadn't sold. I had already started sanding the table when I discovered the break in the chair so it will still get another makeover. I need to figure … [Read more...]

Trumpet Case Repurposed

So I was strolling through the thrift store the other day and happened upon this trumpet case: It was empty so it begged the question, " What happened to the trumpet?". That is part of the fun of acquiring second-hand items... the mystery that sometimes lies behind them! Amazing friends, today I am sharing how I gave a new purpose to this mysterious trumpet case!  I've included a few affiliate links so you can find the products I love. I started by tearing out the insides. I took … [Read more...]

Simple Fix for a Broken Cane Seat

Hello beautiful friends! Have you ever passed on a chair because it had a damaged seat? Well today I am getting together with my Furniture Fixer Upper girls to share furniture flips, and I have one such chair to share! I picked this up at the thrift store last week at the bargain discount price of $6.98: A busted cane seat might be a deal breaker for most, but I have been down this road before and knew I could make it functional again. Here is how this chair looks now: What … [Read more...]

White Floral Summer Wreath

Happy Wednesday, awesome friends! I sure missed ya'll yesterday! I mentioned on Thursday that I would be posting a day later this week to join with some amazing bloggers today for a fun Summer wreath hop hosted by one of my favorite blogger friends, Krista from The Happy Housie! It has been a while since I made a wreath for my front door, and I had fun with this one. I usually try to find an old wreath at the thrift store for cheap that I can reuse just to save a few dollars because you … [Read more...]

Faux Etched Glass Mirror

Hello amazing friends! I have a fun project to share with ya'll today! It all started with this frame I found at the thrift store for $4: It was going to become one of the chalk boards that Jack was working on for my booth, but then I decided I wanted try something fun with it at the last minute. I found a piece of glass to fit it from one of the other frames he was working on and set it aside. I've included a few affiliate links so you can find the products I use. Here is what … [Read more...]

Easy Pitcher Update and Spring in the Dining Room

Hello lovelies!! I have a super easy makeover to share with ya'll today! Also the last time you saw my dining room was for Christmas, so I thought it was time to share it again sans the Christmas flair. First up, here is the cutie pie pitcher I am making over today: I found it marked down not once, but twice, at the thrift store to $1.98. This is a nice pitcher and it is a great size. I've included a few affiliate links so you can find the products I love. I didn't really mind the … [Read more...]