Repurposed Thrift Store Frame Wreath

by Dinah Wulf
Thrift Store Frame Makeover for Front Door Wreath

My best friend and I decided to check out a new thrift store in town called, Savers. I found some good stuff while I was there! One of which was this old painting (print actually) that I bought because I loved the oval gold frame. I thought it would make the perfect frame wreath for […]

Refurbished Retro Vintage Chair Rescue

by T Berokoff
Refurbished Retro Metal Chair

Refurbished Retro Vintage Chair Rescue For years I have seen these chairs in magazines and drooled over them, wanting one but not willing to pay the price they demand.  I found a couple of Retro Vintage Metal Patio Spring Base Chairs on eBay for $85.00 to $138.00 each, some are cheaper at $60.00, but I […]

Spooky Halloween Recycled Jars

by Dinah Wulf
Spooky Halloween Recycled Jars

For some reason I cringe every time I throw a jar or plastic container away.  I feel a very strong urge to hoard it.  Many times I do. My cupboard is filled with empty sauce jars, cans, sour cream containers, and the like.  You never know when you are going to need one to make […]

Plastic Trick or Treat Pumpkin Mummy

by Dinah Wulf
Plastic Trick or Treat Pumpkin Mummy

This project was so fun to make and didn’t cost me a dime! I wanted to upcycle one of the .99 plastic pumpkins I got last year for Halloween and decided on upcycling it into a trick or treat pumpkin mummy. Time: 20-30 Minutes Level: Easy Materials: Plastic Trick or Treat Pumpkin Old Sheet/pillowcase/canvas bag […]

DIY Rustic Pallet Flag

by T Berokoff
DIY Rustic Pallet Flag DIY Inspired

What do an old pallet, old saw blade and an old sanding disc have in common?  They all make a DIY rustic pallet flag!  A friend of ours “donated” the pallet and parts to us, as he had no use for them.  I’ve wanted to make a pallet flag for a long time. Here’s what […]

The GMC DIY Challenge is Live

by Dinah Wulf
GMC DIY

Woooooo hooooooo! It’s official! The GMC DIY Challenge is live right now on the GMC YouTube channel! Recently I shared my experience being a part of the first ever GMC and Habitat for Humanity DIY Challenge.  I wasn’t able to reveal the winner until today. You can see some behind the scenes photos and read […]

From Funky Birdhouse to Fabulous DIY Bird Feeder

by T Berokoff
From Funky Birdhouse to Fabulous Bird Feeder

We had a funky birdhouse high on a pole in the back of our home left by the previous owners.  I’ve looked at it for months now trying to figure out what to do with it.  Since no birds were using it, I decided to make it into a DIY bird feeder that birds would […]

IKEA Hack: Expedit Cubes

by Medina Grillo
IKEA Hack Expedit Shelves Industrial Grillo Designs (14)

I love IKEA and I love a good IKEA hack even more! I’ve recently moved homes, and have started decorating my sons room (of course his room has to be done first!) I’ve been going for an industrial theme – of course a lot of DIY involved here as industrial decor costs a fortune! His […]

Vintage Tool Box Makeover

by T Berokoff
Vintage Tool Box Makeover (2)

I inherited my great uncle Mac’s old wooden tool box.  He made this wooden box over 100 years ago and used it every day!  I’ve seen similar boxes in antique stores being sold “as is”.  I didn’t want to leave it “as is” because, frankly, it was worn pretty badly.  Rather, I wanted to make […]

IKEA Recycle Bins to Industrial Storage

by Medina Grillo
IKEA Recycle Bins to Industrial Storage Grillo Designs (15)

My new craze this year is industrial! I absolutely love it all – although I’ll admit the prices aren’t that impressive. I’m currently in the process of decorating my little boys room – with an industrial theme and locating suitably  priced decor  was  difficult. Here is my IKEA Recycle Bins to Industrial Storage.   I had […]

Trash to Treasure: Repurposed Desk

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Door Turned Desk After

School will be starting before we know it!  I needed a place to spread out all the papers I’ll soon be grading.  Also, we wanted a table in the sunroom where we could work on puzzles and play games.  After looking at the tables available online, I decided another trip to the barn and basement […]

15 Mason Jar Crafts You Can Use for Your Wedding

by Tara Kramarsky
15 Mason Jar Crafts You Can Use for Your Wedding DIY Inspired

If you’re trying to save money by doing your own table centerpieces for your wedding, there are SO many different things you can do. If you’ve spent time on Pinterest lately, I’m sure you’ve seen that anything having to do with mason jars is in. You might think they couldn’t be that many things that […]

Upcycled Wire Basket

by T Berokoff
Upcycled Wire Basket DIY Inspired

You may remember this wire basket from another article – the 90-Mile Dixie Highway Yard Sale.  I found a couple of old wire baskets in an old cotton mill in Rocky Falls, Georgia.  Today I want to share this upcycled wire basket for out pigeon loft. We finished our new pigeon loft (Lone Wolf Loft).  […]

18 Clever and Resourceful Gardening Hacks

by Tara Kramarsky
Clever and Resourceful Gardening Hacks

Gardening can be very fun, therapeutic and obviously, very beautiful. By using things that you already have around the house or using things you have in a different way, you can save money, time and in a lot of cases, reuse/reduce/recycle things that would normally just be thrown away. Here are 18 clever and resourceful gardening […]

Clever and Thrifty Suitcase Packing Hacks

by Dinah Wulf
Clever and Thrifty Suitcase Packing Hacks

Wooooo hooooooo!!!! I am officially in Barcelona right now! When I started packing for this trip, I realized that I have a few things that I have repurposed into clever and thrifty suitcase packing hacks and I thought I’d share it today. More on my trip later! Here are some tips! Pack small jewelry like rings […]

Repurposed Patron Bottle Serving Platter

by Dinah Wulf
Upcycled Patron Bottle

This year I thought I’d take a shot at the Patron Bottle Art Competition. I mean, it IS $10K… The competition is fierce, and honestly I probably won’t win, but it was really fun coming up with something unique. I wanted to do something I haven’t seen (I did a Patron vase in the past) […]

15 Awesome Repurposed Gift Ideas Made from Trash

by Tara Kramarsky
Awesome Gift Ideas Made from Trash DIY Inspired

They always say that when giving a gift, it’s the thought that counts. And while I do believe that to a certain extent, I also don’t like giving (or getting) a present just because it was expected. I love things that have thought behind them, even if it’s a an owl pen from the dollar […]

Super Easy Upcycled Stool DIY Tutorials

by Dinah Wulf
Super Easy Upcycled Stool DIY Tutorials

I like to go through my site every once in a while. After writing over one thousand posts, sometimes you forget what you have already published! Perusing my site, I realized I have published a few upcycled stool DIY posts. So, I thought it be nice to do a quick recap for posts like these […]

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