Trash to Treasure

Up Cycled CD/DVD Cabinet

This was a fun project. My son didn't want this cd/dvd cabinet anymore, so it ended up in my craft room. I thought about it for a bit, and then came up with the idea of putting my spray paints and chalk paints in it for storage. That would work out super! This is what… Continue reading Up Cycled CD/DVD Cabinet

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Easy Bud Vase Makeover

Hello, this is a very easy craft that just about anyone can do! All you need is acrylic paint and spouncers, and of course, a vase. Any size or shape.  I found a pkg of 20 different size spouncers for less than 2.50 at Walmart.com..best deal My mom gave me some of these bud vases… Continue reading Easy Bud Vase Makeover

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Don’t Toss Re Use Prt 2

Most of us just love to repurpose and makeover old items. It is so much fun creating something new for your home from old stuff! Here are some new ideas for you to look over and see if you too just love these ideas! Knife Holder All you need for this project is 3 books… Continue reading Don’t Toss Re Use Prt 2

Trash to Treasure

Rusty, Crusty Chair Makeover

My BFF gave me these two outdoor patio chairs and dresser when she moved ;( The two chairs are rockers also...which I love! There was a lot of rust on the chairs. I first cleaned off the crusty rusty parts, especially around the feet. Rust had collected in seat and backs which have a open- weave-… Continue reading Rusty, Crusty Chair Makeover

Home Improvements

Bathroom Makeover

I hope you are all safe. I know most of you DIYers  are looking towards home improvement projects as a productive way to spend your time while social distancing.  Giani granite sent me this wonderful offer for 15% off on all their products. This is a awesome offer for all you DIYers who want to… Continue reading Bathroom Makeover

Holidays, Patriotic

Happy Memorial Day!

  I had this metal vessel in the clearance section. It was calling out to me to 'Up Cycle' please.  I thought this is a great gift to give a special neighbor friend. To start fresh, I started by painting the whole thing inside and out with Rustoleum white spray paint.When it was dry, I… Continue reading Happy Memorial Day!

Home Decor

Mercury Glass Votive Tutorial

 Mercury glass, also known as silvered glass, contains neither mercury nor silver. It's actually clear glass, mold-blown into double-walled shapes and coated on the inside with a silvering formula, which is inserted through a small hole that is then sealed with a plug. If you would like to create your own mercury glass pieces, then this post is for… Continue reading Mercury Glass Votive Tutorial

Garden, Trash to Treasure

Strawberry Pot Makeover

I finally got around to saving this strawberry pot. It was beginning to fall apart. I had some gems left over from the ‘frogs’ project. If your pot has been used before, a old pot such as this one, soaking the pot in half bleach and half water you need to clean the inside thoroughly.… Continue reading Strawberry Pot Makeover

Garden

Frogs Strumming Bass

  I have had these two frogs for a few years now sitting in my gardens. These frogs are in pretty sad shape, I really need to do something to spruce them up....but what??? hmm I told you they look pretty sad don't they!?! Hmm...what to do.  I started by cleaning them up and scraping… Continue reading Frogs Strumming Bass

Storage & Organization & Hacks

Don’t Toss Re Use Prt 2

Most of us just love to repurpose and makeover old items. It is so much fun creating something new for your home from old stuff! Here are some new ideas for you to look over and see if you too just love these ideas! Knife Holder All you need for this project is 3 books… Continue reading Don’t Toss Re Use Prt 2