Tool Caddy Makeover

Hello lovely friends! Up for a little makeover today?? Always, right? Me too! Today I am sharing what I did with this very utilitarian looking tool caddy: I rarely pass on simple caddies/crates/totes, whatever you want to call them, because they can be so charming! This one was anything but, however it was only $5 and I figured swapping out that handle would fix that. Here is how it looks after a day in my workshop: Much more charming, don't you think? I started by filling … [Read more...]

Simple Tote Update

Hello sweet Friends! I'm back today with a cute makeover! You may remember back in the Fall we received several furniture pieces from the estate of my Hubby's Grandmother. We also acquired a couple of smaller things that came out of the shed, and one of them was this little wooden tote: It is clearly handmade and of course that's the reason I loved it immediately. I knew it could be cute and functional again. All it needed was a little paint magic and some love: Seriously, how … [Read more...]

Simple Caddy Update

Hello, sweet Friends! Today is my kiddos' first day back at school. My youngest is starting first grade, and my oldest is starting high school! Where on earth did the time go? I have a very quick and simple makeover for ya'll today! I have been very good on my thrift store/yard sale diet this Summer, except for this book case I bought but that trip was not for me. (Still sticking by that.) BUT...can I help it if I spy a cute little caddy at the antique mall where my booth is? No. The … [Read more...]

DIY Wooden Tote Redo

Hello again! Can I tell ya'll how much I love meeting you here every day?? If only I could keep it up! If you're just joining this fun series, I'm sharing a thrifty makeover every day in March. It's madness! Today I'm sharing a do-over of a DIY wood caddy I built in the Fall. It was part of a tool challenge where we were creating Fall-themed projects. I made this cute little wooden tote from scraps and an old chair spindle: DIY Reclaimed Wood Crate It was great for decorating with a Fall … [Read more...]