Category Archives: Objects

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Unlocking Your Creative Side is the Key to this Artwork that Re-Purposes Door Hardware

  As most of you know, I like to cruise the thrift stores looking for projects that spark some imagination inside. The only thing that revs me up more than a trip to a thrift store is going to an … Continue reading

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Man Builds Time Machine out of Art Deco Armoire or TARDIS Storage Cabinet With More Room on the Inside

Watch as an Art Deco Armoire is transformed into Dr. Who’s TARDIS. Continue reading

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Industrial Coffee Table From Tired Goodwill Find

While searching through the goodwill, I saw this table that I thought had potential. I had just finished redoing my family room (I’ll post that adventure someday) and I was looking for a coffee table to put in front of … Continue reading

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From Old School to Real Cool (chair re-due)

I’ve been looking for a desk chair for a small desk upstairs. The desk currently has a padded wheeled chair but honestly it is not very comfortable. Also, If you know me, I am a bit of a chair snob. … Continue reading

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Spending Time ON the Dog House

Yes, yes, it is true! I like to keep things around the house “just in case” there is a need for it later. This is not a habit (read: borderline hording) that is favored by everyone in the house. If … Continue reading

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Electrifying Ye Old Kerosene Lamp

I picked up this copper and brass double wick kerosene lamp the other day at a sale. I can’t remember how much it cost, but I think I grabbed the antique for under $10. Looking at the solder joints around … Continue reading

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Thrist Store Find to Steampunk Showpiece

During a remodel of the family room, I determined that the current entertainment center needed to be replaced with something cooler. The existing center had already been through one makeover, so I started to look for a new piece. I am … Continue reading

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