Summer Deck Update

Amazing friends, if you've spent any time around here at all, then you know I am all about a good before and after. Today is no exception. If you stopped by yesterday, you saw how I updated my faded and tired patio set into fresh new decor for our back deck: I am over the moon that I was able to use my existing  patio set once again, and I love having so much color in our outdoor space! See more details HERE. (You may want to start there anyway if you missed it!) Today my sweet friend, … [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...]

Thrift Store Cabinet turned Necklace Organizer

Amazing friends, I am so excited that today is Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday!! I love a good trash-to-treasure project, and I know you do too! My favorite upcycler friends are joining in the fun today as well so be sure to look for links to their makeovers at the bottom! Today's transformation involves this cabinet I picked up at the thrift store for $4: My Mom had mentioned a couple of weeks ago that she was on the hunt for something to organize her necklaces, and wondered if I had any … [Read more...]

Giving New Life to Outdoor Furniture

Hello awesome friends, and welcome to Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday! Ya'll know this day is one of my favorites since four of my talented friends are sharing makeovers today too. Be sure to look for links to their projects at the bottom! Now that we have sold our old house, we can start working on our lengthy list of projects that have been put on hold for our new house. One of those projects is adding some curb appeal to the outdoor space. While the weather hasn't really been cooperating in … [Read more...]

How to stop that pesky bleed-through once and for all! (& an Antique Desk Makeover)

Hello amazing Friends! Welcome to Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday!! You know I love turning trash into beautiful functional décor and so do four of my favorite bloggy friends! They will be sharing their own makeovers today as well, so be sure to look for links to them at the bottom! Ok I do have to admit that today's makeover isn't really very trashy...at all. It is this awesome antique desk that I picked up while thrifting last week: Cool, right?? I paid a little more for it than I would … [Read more...]

$25 Antique Dresser Makeover

Hey there amazing Friends, and welcome to Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday!! Ya'll know I love this day...not only am I sharing a much-needed makeover, but I get to do it with five of my favorite treasure-maker friends! I can't wait to see what they transformed. Be sure to look for links to their projects at the bottom of this post! Today's project was in desperate need of some TLC: I picked this up at the thrift store for $25, hoping I could love it back to life. And that is just what … [Read more...]

Simple Tote made from Scraps

I am always so excited when I find a use for old scraps that I hoard save. I want to immediately run to my Hubby and show him what I did with them when I do. "See, I knew I would use that!!" Amazing friends, I have a super cute little project to share today that I made from...you guessed it, scraps! Remember when I redid my coffee table? It had these curvy pieces on the sides: I replaced them with straight pieces instead for a cleaner look: See more of that makeover … [Read more...]

Dresser turned Office Storage

Hello beautiful friends!! It is my favorite day of the month: Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday!! I know I share a ton of those around here, but when I get to do it with four of my favorite treasure-maker friends, it is even better! You might have seen this dresser that I recently picked up at the thrift store, on my Facebook page : Okay so I know it's not exactly trash, but it had been sitting there long enough to get marked down twice so nobody was fighting anyone for it. It was originally … [Read more...]

Repurposed Skis

Can I tell y'all how excited I am that it's Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday?? Amazing Friends, today I have actual trash to share which is even better! So y'all know how I moved into a new neighborhood, right? These nice people don't really know how I like to pick through their trash that they leave on the curb, in search of potential treasures...except now they probably do. It's all thanks to these perfectly good skis: I saw that a POD was being delivered to the vacant house next door, and … [Read more...]

Office Desk Update

Hello amazing friends and welcome to one of my very favorite days of the month, Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday! Not only do I have a fabulous makeover for ya'll today, so do four of my favorite treasure-maker friends! That's five great makeovers for the price of one! I had planned to share a smaller project today, but I ended up getting my desk finished and I was too excited to share it to wait! It is not exactly what one would call trash, but it was showing its wear for sure. I actually … [Read more...]