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...]

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...]