Category Archives: Upcycling

Upcycled furniture and craft ideas, turning something old into something new and useful.

Repurposed Chicken Feeder Ideas

Repurposed Chicken Feeder Ideas UPCYCLE THAT FEEDER! With our chickens and pigeons on the property, I have learned to embrace the fact that their “artifacts” are going to be a…

Clothing: The Ultimate Recycling Trend

Clothing: The Ultimate Recycling Trend  Tough economic times have created a rebirth of thrift store shopping across America with 20% of the shoppers coming from the younger generation.  According to…

How to Refurbish a Garage Sale Bench

Today I am sharing another oldie but goodie from DIY Inspired! I adore going to garage sales. With a little time and effort you can easily find hidden treasures that…

Children’s Play Table Makeover

One of my best friends, Jenny from Simply Creative Ways gave me this Disney princess table when she moved a while ago. I loved the shape of the chairs and…

Organization Ribbon Board from an Old Painting

Today I’m sharing another great oldie but goodie from DIY Inspired! I always see these cute ribbon boards at gift shops, catalogues, and craft fairs.  They are great for organization…

How to Paint a Salvaged Dresser

I love turning an old sturdy piece of furniture and giving it a new life. Although it was already beautifully hand painted, it wasn’t my style and didn’t fit my…

Repurposed Baby Wipe Containers

Repurposed Baby Wipe Containers, Written By Loren Crane of Pandora’s Craft Box If you have little kiddos then you might have a collection of baby wipe containers. I know I…

Duck Tape Play Table Makeover

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, millions of tons of furniture are discarded every year.  Yikes! For me, finding a great thrift store or garage sale find and upcycling it…

Spirit Shirt Makeover for Mom

One of my best friends has two little boys that play sports. One of the team mascots are green dragons. Of course, the spirited mom that she is, she ordered…

DIY Upcycled Book Shelf Curtains

DIY Upcycled Book Shelf Curtains, Written by Loren Crane When you have limited space in an apartment sometimes your bookshelves turn into a dumping place or at times it’s not…