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I Found Another Way to Use up Reclaimed Fencing

I have a lot of rough/rustic fence boards. This is a quick and easy project to hide the store issued plastic flower pots. Give a rustic look to your mums this fall!

how to transform a vintage screen door into a craft show display stand, crafts, repurposing upcycling, After a little fine tuning it is self standing More details on the blog about how I changed it

How to transform a vintage screen door into a craft show display stand

I will be attending a couple of shows this year, and I'm in need of some rustic display options. I curbed this old screen door a couple of years ago, and it's been hanging out in my shed just waiting for a special purpose.

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How to Repair, Refresh and Restring an Old Wind Chime

After having some much needed yard work done by professional tree removal folks, a long lost wind chime tube was unearthed. I decided to reunite it with the broken wind chime from which it came.

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Double Chair Bench

Not every project ends up the way we think it will. Sometimes failure makes us think a little harder and get a little more creative.

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Garden Bench

I originally made this bench almost 6 years ago. I dug it out of storage recently and thought about what to do with it. Throw it out? Give it away? Taking a second look at it, I decided to dismantle it and start over.

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Repurposed Crib Dog Crate

My friend Mindi from My Love 2 Create shared this fabulous repurpose with my readers on My Repurposed Blog. Who knew you could make such a fabulous project from a FREE crib she found on Craig's List?

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DIY Headboard Into Corner Bench

I picked up a free headboard off the side of the road, and turned it into a unique corner bench.

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Repurposed Pediment Into Coat Rack Shelf

Why would a simple project take 5 years to complete? I like to wait for projects to speak to me. I'm not sure if it wasn't talking, or if I wasn't listening. A friend gave me this piece years ago. I stored in in the shed. After all these years I recently figured that I needed to do SOMETHING with it.

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Repurposed Drawer Chalkboard Memo Organizer

After dismantling an old desk for another project, I had the single middle drawer left over. Nothing goes to waste around here. After a few modifications, I had the perfect family organizer, perfect for the back to school rush.

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Country Kitchen Cupboard From Windows and Old Waterbed Lumber

While building this cupboard in the basement, I needed some lumber--I didn't have to look far. Stored in the dark recesses of the gloomy basement was a waterbed from long ago. PERFECT!

Gail--My Repurposed Life
Gail--My Repurposed Life
About meRescue. Reimagine. Repeat.
I like to DIY on the cheap, with repurposing being my specialty.