Tree Bench Made From Kitchen Chairs

I have been admiring, from afar, those tree benches for a long, long time. (You know, the bench that goes around an entire tree? Yeah…that’s the one!) I’ve always wanted one but knew it was a little out of our price range. Those suckers can cost anywhere from $250-$2,990. One night, as I was trying…

Letter Rack for Succulents (Quickie)

FYI: I’ve started to tag some of my projects as “quickies” since they don’t take very long at all to make or there aren’t many steps involved. I found a wooden mail rack/sorter/holder at Sal’s Army last week. With as popular as succulents have become, I decided this would be a quirky way to display…

Ugly Mirror Transformed Into Family Sign

I found the most hideous mirror at a yard sale a few years back. It had a faux-suede frame with wrought iron accents. I’m sure you’re thinking, “If it was that ugly, why’d you buy it?” To be honest, I bought it because I felt sorry for it. I knew it could be so much…

Antique Mirror Effect on Tray

I’ve been on a turn-anything-you-can-find-into-a- tray kick lately. With that being said, I decided to turn this mirror I found at Goodwill for $1.99 into, what else, a tray. My first order of business¬† was to remove the mirror and take off the hooks. That left a couple of holes so I filled it with…

Double Duty TV Tray Stand

While perusing the Salvation Army a few months ago, I found something. I didn’t really have any idea what it was but I thought I could probably come up with an idea for it. (In time.) First thing’s first…I need to find out exactly what it is, for I was clueless. Lucky for me, I…