April 1, 2019

Thrift Store Ironing Board Upcycle

Ever look at something and in your mind you can see it as something else? That is called creativity, a vision or maybe even a little crazy but it makes you a creative, FUN kind of crazy!!!! Don’t let anyone […]
March 20, 2019

Vintage Theater Seat Upcycle

Happy 1st day of spring! This upcycle is perfect for today because it reminds me of what spring brings. A new beginning, clean and crisp. Taking something old and headed for the dumpster and making it new again. I found […]
March 10, 2019

Retro Inspired Easter

In the words of Taylor Swift, “I don’t know about you but I am feeling Easter 1982.” or something like that. A little neon green, pink and blue will make you feel RAD like 1982. This Easter vignette started with […]
March 8, 2019

Spring Burlap Decor

Most things can be painted. So, if you see something on clearance but it isn’t exactly what you want but close, buy it and paint it!!!! For $3.99, I saw this burlap decor at the store, At Homeon clearance. With […]
February 27, 2019

From Spring to Easter Tablescape

When planning my dining room table for any holiday, I think about everything I already have to decorate with and keeping it simple. Keeping it cheap for lack of a better term. Spring leads into Easter and so with this […]
February 22, 2019

Thrift Store Paper Plate Holder Upcycle

I never knew these things existed, a paper plate holder, but when I saw it at a thrift store I had to buy it for $1.99. What to do with this?!@$ Now, go with me here. I saw a potential […]
February 15, 2019

St. Patrick’s Day Dollar Tree Wreath

Now is the time to find some “lucky” items at Dollar Tree to create your own St. Patrick’s Day decor. I already had the wreath form so after spending less than $10, I had all I needed to make a […]
February 12, 2019

Yellow Valentine Mantel

When yellow is your favorite color and not a traditional Valentine color, you throw out the decorating rule book and do what YOU want! It all started with my thrift store art with a lovey dovey phrase. You can see […]
February 8, 2019

Valentine Camper DIY

When a friend brought me a ceramic thrift store camper with a crack in it and asked if I could make it into a Valentine decoration, I had no idea what to do but with a little paint and some […]
January 30, 2019

“Gem” of a Valentine DIY

Whether you celebrate Valentine’s or just an excuse to get the girls together and do a Galentine’s Day, you need this “Gem” of a Valentine DIY. It is simple, elegant and easy to make. I found this gold scarf hanger […]
January 22, 2019

Thrift Store Art Upcycle

He loves me…..He loves me not……He loves me! With the season of love coming up and the dreary January days coming to an end, this art upcycle combines a cure for them both. The pops of yellow in the flowers […]
January 16, 2019

Fence Post Upcycle

Can you have too many hearts on a Valentine project? Asking for a friend. I don’t know why but when I saw this at a thrift store, I wanted to do something with it. Upcycle magic! Upcycle potential! Challenge accepted! […]
January 15, 2019

Dollar Tree Heart Wreath

If I could send Dollar Tree a love note this Valentine’s Day, I would. Maybe I would be like a secret admirer or not so secret but seriously, where else can you go and get what you need to make […]
January 11, 2019

Mini Box Valentine

Love notes should be fun and unique! Your love or possibly your crush is one of kind, so make a one of a kind love note. I am here with an idea for you that is easy to create. I […]
January 9, 2019

Valentine Vignette

First, I would like to thank Dollar Tree, Ikea, Target and Michael’s for being the real MVP’s of this vignette. Seriously, can’t do anything without you. You inspire me, you…. complete me. You take my money but that is ok. […]
January 9, 2019

Valentine Clock DIY

Is it Kiss O’Clock yet? It’s Kiss O’Clock somewhere! When you walk into Target do you just let the Target gods guide you or do you have a plan? Most of the time, I am guided from some unknown power. […]