Category Archives: DIY Projects

Primitive Blanket Crane

I have been wanting a Primitive Blanket Crane for some time now.  The other day when I was in Valant, PA, I found one in one of the Prim shops there…it was $38!! Now, if I hadn’t already spent my allowance for the day, I probably would have bought it. When I got home that…

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Primitive Sink Cover

This is primitive sink cover I made over the weekend.  I’ve been wanting one of these, but to cheap, not willing to pay the $98 price tag I’ve seen for one of these. I made a trip to Home Depot just to see if they had anything that would be wide enough to make one.  I…

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Crafting A Wax Pantry Cake

I know many of you see these wax pantry cakes and they can be pricey if you are buying them from someone. So I decided to try my hand at it.  I didn’t want to try anything bundt size, so I kept my eye out for a small mold at Goodwill and yesterday I found…

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Chalk Painting and Waxing Equals Transformation!

After days and days of pouring rain, it finally cleared up enough for me to get outside and do some painting!  I was beginning to feel like Mrs. Noah and wondering if I needed to build and ark!! The other day, I bought this tall, shelf/cupboard at Goodwill. I liked how it was narrow and…

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It’s So Simple: A light makeover!

It’s been raining almost every day and when I’m stuck inside, I want to change things around.  I had to make a trip to Lowe’s today and when I was there, I found a kit to transform a recessed light into a pendant light.  Have I been living under a rock or what?  I mean,…

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Dumpster Dive

My son Jason dug this out of the dumpster where he works and brought it home for me.  I was so excited, not just for the chair but that my son knows me so well and he’d knew I’d love this! It’s a vintage wood office chair, the tag underneath says from Pittsburgh! After using my…

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How to Make a King Size Headboard

Recently, we upgraded our queen size mattress to a king size!  You know how that goes, as you get older you need your space!!  And, when I say king size I mean high too! I don’t know what I was thinking when I purchased this mattress, it was on sale, and well…a girl can’t pass…

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