Industrial Task Lamp Makeover

Tyesha at House Made Home Designs was out thrifting when she came across a vintage brass task lamp. She walked by it but then couldn’t get the little lamp out of her head! Fortunately, it was still there waiting for a makeover when Tyesha returned to the thrift store. She took it home and gave […Read More]

Large DIY Chalkboard on the CHEAP

Aimee of The Crazy Craft Lady had been wanting to add a large chalkboard to the wall between her living and dining areas. However, after scouting out chalkboards, she quickly realized that they are all way overpriced. Aimee took inspiration from a vintage schoolhouse chalkboard from Ballard Designs and knocked it off for about $16 […Read More]

Vintage Industrial Chalkboard Shelf

Scott from Saws on Skates was inspired by a chalkboard shelf from Ballard Designs and knew he could knock it off for way less than $159. Scott’s shelf is nearly identical to Ballard’s, featuring the same crate-like design, metal-strapped corners, and chalkboard back. Scott says, “Not only is it attractive, but it’s really easy to […Read More]

Wooden Twine and Scissors Holder

When it comes to Pinterest, the pinning is the easy part. It’s making those pins actually come to fruition that presents the greater challenge. So you know Angie at Knick of Time was thrilled to mark this wooden twine holder as “pinned and done,” especially considering she pulled it off for less than a dollar using […Read More]

Fun and Funky Jewelry Box

Jennifer and Kitty of Running with Sisters share my love for jewelry and have quite a bit to keep organized. They found a funky jewelry box at Anthropologie with vintage, mismatched knobs and wanted it! Unfortunately, the price was too rich for their blood. The sisters say, “So we made our own instead. And we […Read More]

Dollar Store Bins Go Vintage

In my house hidden storage is a must, and galvanized metal bins are my fave for stashing all my clutter in style. I love the metal bins from Wal-mart and have them all over my house, but even with Wal-mart prices they can quickly add up! That’s why I love this tutorial from Carrie at […Read More]

Vintage “Refreshments” Sign

A couple of years ago, Tricia from Simplicity in the South turned the old brass kick plate from her front door into a vintage Christmas sign. Great repurpose, right? Well, the fun didn’t stop there! Tricia used the reverse side of the kick plate to make a “Refreshments” sign for her kitchen. Come Christmas time she will […Read More]

Thrift Store Table Makeover in Restoration Hardware Style

Rachel from Shades of Blue Interiors had originally purchased this end table at a thrift store with the intention of fixing it up and selling it off. However, after giving it a beautiful painted finish inspired by Restoration Hardware, Rachel couldn’t resist keeping the table for herself! Rachel shares her tried-and-true technique for achieving this […Read More]

Wall Clips for Odd-Sized Art

Lidy of Hello Lidy was shopping at a yard sale when she came across some vintage clips that had tons of character. She snatched them up but wasn’t quite sure what to do with them once she got them home. Then she saw Land of Nod’s jumbo wall clips, and inspiration struck! Lidy’s clips may […Read More]