how to create an ornament wreath with a twist

How to Create an Ornament Wreath With a Twist

For me creating this Christmas season is all about using what I already have in my stashes.

christmas village display cabinet, kitchen cabinets, seasonal holiday d cor, Christmas Village Display Cabinet

Christmas Village Display Cabinet

We found this huge china cabinet at an auction a few years ago for $20. Nobody else wanted it because it was so big. I gave it a complete makeover and now it houses our Christmas Village year round.

spray painted mini blind makeover

Spray Painted Lace Mini Blind Makeover

It's easy to give plain white vinyl mini blinds a makeover to give them some personality to match your decor.

repurposed kitchen stuff owl door decor

Repurposed Kitchen Stuff Owl Door Decor

The front door is the perfect place to spread some festive fall fun, and for some reason when I think of fall one of the things that comes to my mind is owls. No idea why, but hey… why not? lol.

repurposed vintage magazine rack planter

Turn A Vintage Magazine Rack Into A Quick & Easy Flower Planter

I have a thing for vintage magazine racks, especially the metal or wrought iron ones with curlicues. Truth be told I love almost anything with curlicues, and the magazine rack that I repurposed for this planter project has plenty of them.

repurposed kitchen junk owl wind chime

Repurposed Kitchen Junk Owl Wind Chime

One of my favorite things to do is make stuff out of other stuff, and because I'm a girl who pretty much sees a wind chime in almost everything this project quickly morphed into a wind chime.

how to make dollar store clothes pin garden flowers

Make Quick & Easy Garden Flowers Using Plastic Clothes Pins

I'm always looking for ways to add some fun to my gardens, and I love wandering around dollar stores because I never know what I'll be inspired to bring home with me. On a recent visit I saw some lovely plastic clothes pins, and I couldn't resist picking up a few packages.

vintage cooking grill jewelry organizers, organizing, repurposing upcycling, After photo

Vintage Cooking Grill Jewelry Organizers

I've always loved polka dots and when I saw this $1 vintage set of what I think are cooking grills, or some kind of roasting pans, I immediately knew what I needed them to be... hanging jewelry organizers. To see the full details of how I did this pop over to my blog post

how to make cutlery flowers using spoons, crafts, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling, Here are two of the flowers with their stems attached

How to Make Cutlery Flowers Using Spoons

Have you ever found something that you put away years ago and had forgotten you even had? Well that's what happened with the spoons that I used to make these cutlery flowers. I made some flower plates last summer and I thought it would be fun to make smaller versions for small gardens and planters. Can you guess what I used for the centers of the flowers? Pop on over to my blog to see the complete tutorial to find out.

highlighter marker lamp makeover, crafts, lighting, Highlighter Marker Lamp After

Highlighter Marker Thrift Store Lamp Makeover

I used highlighter markers to makeover a lampshade and spray painted the base to match.

Tuula @ Thrifty Rebel Vintage
Tuula @ Thrifty Rebel Vintage
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About meI enjoy reusing things, giving them new lives, often repurposing them in ways they weren't intended. I love to shop at thrift stores, flea markets, garage sales and auctions.