keurig box up cycled to mix holder, crafts, repurposing upcycling

Keurig Box Up-cycled to Mix Holder

One day, as I held an empty, 18-count Keurig box in my hands, I thought, "There must be something clever I can do with this box." I pulled out my scissors and started cutting. It wasn't too long before I came up with my idea.

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A Creative Idea for Reupholstering an Old Stool

I picked up an old stool at a thrift store not too long ago. It had nice little Queen Ann legs, but needed recovering in a bad way.

soda bottle candy container, crafts, repurposing upcycling

Soda Bottle Candy Container

Looking for a fun, easy winter craft project? Put an old soda bottle to re-use and you can make this awesome snowman candy container.

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Up-cycled Toilet Paper Tube Birdhouse Ornament

Here's an easy craft that you can make with items you already have on hand. Kids as young as eight or so can handle this one, so it makes a great party or classroom craft as well.

wrapping with thrifted scarves, repurposing upcycling

Wrapping With Thrifted Scarves

I stood in front of a bin of knitted scarves at Goodwill one day, wondering how I could upcycle them into some fantastic something-or-other to take advantage of their beautiful patterns

farmhouse jute christmas ornament, christmas decorations, seasonal holiday decor

Farmhouse Jute Christmas Ornament

Sometimes "fate" brings two things together on my work bench and voila, a project is born. I had begun making mini Christmas wreaths for the holidays and had some jute webbing lying around. Hmmm. How about putting the two together?

little red cooler patriotic makeover, crafts, outdoor furniture, patriotic decor ideas, seasonal holiday decor

Little Red Cooler Patriotic Makeover

I came across this vintage cooler at a garage sale and bought it for it's great vintage look and wonderful red color. But I thought it needed something to add some interest.

patriotic wall art framing vintage flags, crafts, patriotic decor ideas, seasonal holiday decor, wall decor

Patriotic Wall Art: Framing Vintage Flags

Framed flags make terrific wall art. A nice black frame grounds it and the red provides a nice pop of color in almost any room.

decorating for easter 8 vintage easter basket alternatives, crafts, easter decorations, home decor, seasonal holiday decor

Decorating for Easter: 8 Vintage Easter Basket Alternatives

With Easter right around the corner, it's time to start planning some springtime and Easter decorating ideas. If your children are older or you have an empty nest, you might want to think about some more "grown-up" Easter basket ideas.

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Vintage Valentine Sweater Wreath

I recently felted a vintage wool sweater I had on hand without really knowing what I was going to do with it once I'd finished. Looking at it and mulling it over, I decided to use it to decorate a grapevine wreath I had on hand.

Adirondack Girl @ Heart
Adirondack Girl @ Heart
About meMy blog is all about vintage everything--buying vintage, pricing vintage, selling vintage, crafting and DIY-ing vintage. I tell you where to get the best vintage info, where to find other vintage blogs, and where to buy and sell.