Category "Repurpose"

How to use old door in home decor?

- Repurpose

How many old doors just get taken to the dump or are left behind in old buildings. I think of how many people passed through these beautiful vintage doors and wonder about their stories? It would be wonderful to bring them back to life, and repurpose them as kind of a refurbished heirloom in a decorative way. And when I look at that door, I would wonder, what stories does that door have to tell? Here’s a few ideas of what you can do with an old door!

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Silver spice rack

- DIY, Repurpose

This post will introduce idea of making new racks for your spices. I bought these silver plated casserole trays a few weeks ago at a local thrift store.

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Plastic Spoon Mirror Tutorial

- DIY, Recycle, Repurpose

Chrysanthemums are some of my favorite flowers. I especially like the varieties with the petals that fade from dark, saturated color in the center of the flower, to a lighter color near the outer edge of the flower. So yesterday, I decided to try to replicate this look on a decorative mirror using plastic spoons.

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Image credit: littlethingsbringsmiles

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