Weird Thrift Shop Tote Makeover

Hello sweet friends! I am continuing to work through my latest thrift store haul, and today's project is this weird tote thingy: Inside one of the holes at the top right in that photo was one of those rubber things that you would find around the base of a votive holder to make it fit inside a candlestick. I am assuming this held eight votive holders with candles at one time, but what would you use that for? And would the handle get hot? I've included a few affiliate links so you can find … [Read more...]

$7 Metal Toolbox Makeover

Is there anything more fun than turning something tired and forgotten into something new and beautiful??  Amazing friends, welcome to Trash-to-Treasure Tuesday!! This is one of my favorite days of the month! Not only do I have a pretty makeover for ya'll, so do four of my favorite blogger friends! Be sure to look for their projects at the bottom. Here is what I am giving new life to this month: Fancy, no? Other than being quite faded, this metal tool box was in really great … [Read more...]

DIY Vintage-Inspired Toolbox {from Old Fence Pickets!}

Hello lovelies! Today I'm going to show you how easy it is to make a vintage inspired toolbox.  This one's a true trash to treasure project. Remember this dresser makeover with the fabric inlay I shared recently? I found that dresser at a yard sale, but before I found that beauty, I passed a stack of old fencing all cut in perfect 3x3 squares stacked neatly on the curb. I backed right on up and shoved it into my car. Then I found that steal of a dresser and was playing out in my mind how … [Read more...]