Trash to Treasure

Thrift stores, junk stores, salvage yards, trash cans and street corners.  Everywhere you look there are items just begging to be re-used or re purposed.   Not only is it economical, but it’s great for the environment.  So here are some ideas to not only help your pocket book and Mother Earth, but they’re easy and fun to make.   


(Click the after pics for links on ‘how to’ make your own.)




old suitcase
Cat Bed Step A

to cat bed
Cat Bed Step O Finished2



Altoid cans
to business card holder
Keep In Touch








beat up file cabinet

to tool organizer








old globe

to painted globe (click the photo to see what the entire globe says!)


soup cans

to succulent planters


thrift store ‘art’

magnetic make up board







black fire pit




to re purposed table lamp












mismatched dishes


to cake stand











old trophies

to a coat rack










old door
door to entry bench

to hall tree bench









old TV cabinet

to children’s play kitchen

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s