Category Archives: Projects

Fun re-do.

I love the looks of tiny little chest of drawers, to use for corralling all kinds of little things like desk supplies. They’re hard to come by, though, unless you count those old, beat-up wooden jewelry boxes that you can always find in the thrift stores. Like this one, for example. I found this at […]

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For you vintage crafters.

The new French General collection from Jolee’s Boutique is downright dreamy. Buttons, ribbons, embellishments…and all packaged in the cutest way. I always have a twinge when I see things like this, though, because the true fun of finds like these are to find them at a thrift store, or estate sale. They’re adorable, and I […]

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Oh. Ma. Ga.

Y’all. Have you seen these candlesticks from Anthropologie? SO FUN TO MAKE, right? If I could figure out how to drill through ceramic successfully. Although, I guess I did that with the plate stands I was making. ┬áHuh. Might be worth a try. They’re selling them for $399. To whom, I can’t help but wonder? […]

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Fun with Souvenir Plates.

I really love souvenir plates. I have some of them hanging in our apartment but there are only so many you can display before things start getting out of hand. So I decided to try and find some other way to use them that would allow me to display them in all of their kitschy […]

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Pretty, pretty plates.

Over the last couple of weeks I’ve added to my plate collection. I’ve given myself free reign to buy plates since I’ve got several projects in mind for them: wall clocks, tiered cake plates, and those plain old single cake plates I made earlier. Of course, there is a difference between planning to do something […]

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