Junk Parts Turned Christmas Bells

by T Berokoff
Junk Parts Turned Christmas Bells

Junk Parts Turned Christmas Bells What better way to celebrate the season than with Christmas bells!  I recently visited Can-It Recycling and found some great free stuff in one of the trash cans! I knew when I saw these old parts they were destined to become Christmas bells for our front porch. I made these Repurposed […]

Repurposed Shovel Turned Santa Decor

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Shovel Turned Santa Christmas Decor

Trash to Treasure: Repurposed Shovel Turned Santa Decor  From Shovel to Santa! Nothing says Christmas like Santa and HoHoHo!!!  Looking through my “loot” of junk, I found an old shovel head that I knew would make a perfect Santa by our front door!  Here’s the shovel as I found it. After a bit of sanding, […]

Upcycled Vintage Faucets Christmas Tree

by T Berokoff
Upcycled Vintage Faucets Christmas Tree

Upcycled Vintage Faucets Christmas Tree Trash to Treasure: Water Faucet Covers to Christmas Tree When a friend gave me on old faucet handle, I knew I wanted to find more.  Little did I know these handles are now plastic and the old metals ones aren’t that easy to find.  But, when I visited Can-It Recycling, […]

Repurposed Light Fixtures to Christmas Bells

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Light Fixture Christmas Bells

Wanting to decorate our front porch for Christmas and continue to use “trash” to do so wasn’t difficult at all.  I saw some forgotten light fixtures in the garage, and didn’t see fixtures, I saw bells!  Here’s what I saw on some shelves in our garage… My mission, “should I choose to accept it”, was […]

Repurposed Pine Cone Christmas Tree

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Pine Cone Christmas Tree

Repurposed Pine Cone Christmas Tree: Upcycled Wood Towel Holder to Christmas Tree A bag of pine cones, an old wooden towel holder, and some chicken wire make a unique natural Christmas tree!  When a friend gave me a bag of pine cones from his property, I knew I wanted to make something for Christmas out […]

Repurposed Paper Pine Cone Ornaments

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposed Paper Pine Cone Ornament

Since I made my DIY Paper Christmas Ornaments not long ago, I have received a few emails and comments about how people liked them because it reminded them of a pine cone. I didn’t even think of that! So, it inspired me to make some matching ornaments for my tree, with the intention of them […]

Repurposed Wheel Towel Holder

by T Berokoff
Trash to Treasure

Trash to Treasure: Rusty Wheel Turned Towel Holder When a towel holder literally falls off the wall, what do you do?  Replace it with an old bank cart wheel of course!  Our guest bathroom towel holder had seen better days, in fact, the only thing that remained were the holes in the wall and the […]

Upcycled Bed Spring Christmas Tree

by Dinah Wulf
Upcycled Bed Spring Christmas Tree

The other day I shared how to make repurposed bed spring Christmas bells. Well, I had one more bed spring left over. I stared at it for a minute and with a hand to my forehead said, “Duh! Christmas Tree!” So, in about five minutes, I whipped up this little upcycled bed spring Christmas tree. […]

Repurposed Bed Spring Christmas Bells

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposed Bed Spring Christmas Bells

Old bed springs can be repurposed into so many different things. I had a few left over from a trip to the Long Beach Antique Swap Meet that I purchased for $1 apiece so I wanted to make something festive for the upcoming holidays.  I found this rustic bell ornament on sale and together with […]

DIY Upcycled Striped Utensil Holder

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Upcycled Striped Utensil Holder

A friend of mine, Rasy, asked me for tips on how to make a knock off of these utensil holders she loved.  She wanted the look without paying full price. I raided my craft room, gave her some tips, and gave her most of the supplies. She texted me her project, and it turned out […]

Repurposed Paper Towel Roll Napkin Ring

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposed Paper Towel Roll Napkin Rings Recycled Craft

This post, Repurposed Paper Towel Roll Napkin Ring, is sponsored by Bounty. All opinions are 100% my own. Bounty paper towels have taken over my household and I know that I will be able to rely on them when cleaning up my messes this upcoming Thanksgiving (which will be here before we know it!).  In […]

Repurposed Chicken Feeder

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Chicken Feeder Wall Art

Repurposed Chicken Feeder: From Rescued Feed Tray to Wall Art This project was created to add some color to our white walls.  Using another “found” object, an old feed tray, I was able, with a bit of elbow grease and paint to create a cheerful piece of “wall art”.  Here’s the rusty chicken feed tray […]

Repurposed Wheelbarrow Address Sign

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Wheelbarrow Address Sign

Repurposed Wheelbarrow Address Sign What do you do with an old beat up wheelbarrow?  Use it to display your house numbers!  Now our house numbers can be easily be seen from the street.  This trash to treasure make over began with finding it in a field.  First, it needed to be taken apart, cleaned and […]

DIY Musical Instruments for Kids

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Instruments Recycled Craft

This post, DIY Musical Instruments for Kids, is sponsored by First 5 California. All opinions are 100% my own. When I first became pregnant with Mia, I distinctly remember hearing about First 5 California. I recall learning how important the first five years of a child’s life is important and that 90% of a child’s brain […]

Junk Turned DIY Laundry Basket

by T Berokoff
Trash to Treasure DIY Laundry Basket

DISCARDED ITEMS BECOME CUTE DIY LAUNDRY BASKET One thing that I’ve missed since moving is a place to put our dirty clothes.   So, when I was looking through some recent “found” items, I saw a laundry basket in the making.  Here’s what I saw… The first order of business was to wash all the plastic […]

Recycle Bags Turned Reusable Snack Bags

by Dinah Wulf
Recycle Bags Turned Reusable Small Snack Bags

This article, Recycle Bags Turned Reusable Snack Bags, is sponsored by the VELCRO® Brand. All opinions are 100% my own. Now that school is well underway, I thought I’d share a great back-to-school hack by making inexpensive recycle bags into reusable snack bags for school lunches. VELCRO® Brand Sticky Back for Fabrics was perfect for […]

DIY Repurposed Welcome Sign

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposed Laminate Welcome Sign (5)

  I have to admit, I am one lucky gal to be doing what I love for a living. My days and weeks are filled with creativity. I get to work with amazing brands and try all kinds of interesting products. I am constantly being challenged to create new projects and I absolutely LOVE it.  […]

Repurposed Rake Turned Dog Leash Holder

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Rake Turned Leash Holder

Repurposed Rake Turned Dog Leash Holder Recently I had an opportunity to go back to our friend’s property where I have been finding some rusty treasures.  Here’s the beautiful pastoral setting… Here’s some of my latest finds: Doesn’t look like much to others, but to me, treasures!  The first project I wanted to do was […]

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