In my last post, I talked a little about how to find good thrift store items. I mentioned that pieces with real, sturdy materials are best for redoing. Another thing that I look for when shopping at a thrift store is items with an interesting shape. It’s hard not to see a bunch of junk when […]
Thrifting can sometimes be a little overwhelming for me, especially when I might not know what I’m looking for or everything looks like junk. However, I’ve come up with a few guidelines and go-to items over time that help me find good stuff. One thing that I consistently look for is sturdy items made with […]
It’s been a few weeks since moving and most of our projects around the house have been centered around putting up shelves, unpacking boxes, and reorganizing everything. This is the first real project I’ve done since moving into our new apartment, and I love how it turned out.
I’ve done quite a few projects with old frames before, so a while back I bought up a bunch of different sizes that I could use for various projects. I’d been wanting to put up a large chalk board in my dining room so I could decorate for the seasons with different drawings and lettering […]