It has been a while since I posted anything on this site but that will be changing in the near future. I have been working on some home redecorating projects and some smaller projects that I need to write about soon.
In next week, I should have my entryway project finished and I’ll be able to post all the before, during and after pictures. I’ll talk about how my tendency to save things that I can reuse or up-cycle meant that the whole project came in under $100 dollars!
I’ve also been scouring Goodwill and other exciting places (yes, Goodwill is exciting). I’ve found a few gems that I’m working on redoing now; I’ll write about those too! I’m also working on some next steps and hoping that I can find a way to turn this into my full time gig.
Here’s a sneak peek at a couple of the before images:
Life has been busy. I started a new job and am studying for certification exams; it hasn’t left much time for creating or writing. But today I got inspired. My daughter got married in May and like most newlyweds, she doesn’t have many Christmas decorations and she loves Christmas…so I made her some.
The letters on the Noel picture are cork and they are from the banner that was hanging at her high school graduation open house. The candle holder is from her wedding.
It was fun getting my hands “dirty” . I hope the inspiration keeps coming!
So this concussion business has really slowed down every single part of my life, so I’m pretty pumped that I finally finished a project. Continue reading
I have been busy collecting items to redo and reinvent. I’m excited to get started and I wanted to give you a little peek at the items i will be attacking soon. There are plenty more in the works, but I’ll save those for later.
I know, beginning to start, it doesn’t sound like it makes sense; but it really does. I have begun to do the things I need to do in order to start my upcycling and repurposing shenanigans. Continue reading