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

Trash to Treasure

Curb Find

If you know me, you know that I believe it is such a waste to throw out perfectly (well maybe not so perfect) stuff! I was walking my doggies with some friends and I found these chairs on the side of the road. They had terrible stains, cobwebs, and just yucky. But I saw something… Continue reading Curb Find

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Trash To Treasure Resin Lounge Chairs

I found these 2 lounge chairs at a garage sale….for free! They were filthy, but worked perfectly. And if you know me….I don’t pass up a great find like this. (Pretty yucky huh?) Would you take these home? I find the most interesting things sometimes while walking my doggies. I cleaned them up the best… Continue reading Trash To Treasure Resin Lounge Chairs

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Grandfather Clock UpCycled

I recently came across 'Refuse, Reuse' who is an Utube artist who loves picking from the trash and making new things from it. My kind of guy! This is the project that I came across and thought some of you out there may just enjoy doing the same. Or, like me, just love what this… Continue reading Grandfather Clock UpCycled

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Re purposing Kitchen Items

You know how I love to repurpose items, I just can't help myself. I love to find discarded items and make them into something new.  You can say I do my part to keep discarded items out of landfills. Well I put together some wonderfully creative projects with items you have/had in your kitchen. So… Continue reading Re purposing Kitchen Items

Home Decor, Trash to Treasure

Crusty Heirloom Chair

I'm sorry I couldn't post this yesterday as promised. There was a glitch in the system on the site I needed to post the entry. This chair used to be part of a dining set that we had when my boys were small. As you can see, the black paint is almost gone, and it's in pretty… Continue reading Crusty Heirloom Chair

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Drawers Repurposed

If you have been thinking what to do with a old dresser, or the drawers....I have a wonderful treat for you! I have gathered some ideas on the internet that I think will inspire you! You have a old dresser, you really have no use for. Why not remove the drawers and use them around… Continue reading Drawers Repurposed

Fall, Seasons

Broken Rake

A friend, who knows me a bit too much, came over yesterday to see how the progress was going in the kitchen. She brought me a gift....a rake. No ordinary rake! This ones handle was broken, the metal rusted, and bent up. Now to know Carol, is to know she  likes to bring me a… Continue reading Broken Rake

Home Decor

Apartment Makeover – Metal Vase

I hope you have been following this apartment makeover from the beginning, but if not you can check it out here: https://kelleysdiy.com/2018/04/06/apartment-makeover-metal-clock/ Now that we have finished the clock, it's time for that floor vase: Also if you notice how her console is almost to the door. This is because the console itself is WAY to… Continue reading Apartment Makeover – Metal Vase

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UpCycled Glass Door

I purchased this beautiful console that goes perfectly in my family room! One of the doors hardware was fitted terribly. Didn't match up, couldn't open, etc. I called the company, instead of sending out different hardware, they sent me another door. Umm...what can I do with this extra door. Now I don't throw away good… Continue reading UpCycled Glass Door