10 Unusual RePurposed Items that are also Useful

It’s hard finding things to blog about that are repurposing-related.  I want to find ideas that are truly USEFUL to you or your home, and not just some art stuck on the wall (which, yes, has a purpose…but you know what I mean).  Second, I am looking for projects or … Continue reading

Upcycling for the Non-Crafter

I often hear “I don’t have a creative bone in my body” or “My brain just doesn’t think that way”.  Oh yes you do and yes it does.  You’re just tackling the wrong projects that inhibit rather than unleash your potential.  You are not a non-crafter! No? Ok.  Well, here … Continue reading

Upcycled Baby: Repurposed Wool Items for Baby with Links

recycled cashmere baby hat

Many people think wool and young skin don’t mix.  Wool is scratchy, right?  Not always.  I’ll tell you what to look for so that you don’t have an unhappy kiddo on a cold day.  All skin, young and old, benefits from a bit of fresh air, sunshine, and exercise in … Continue reading

Jenny Lind Crib Pieces – Now What?

I love repurposed stuff.  I’m always clicking the ‘like’ or ‘love’ buttons in FB or Pinterest when I see  genius uses of old stuff that would otherwise wind up in the trash.  No surprise then when I brought home the two short end pieces of a Jenny Lind style crib. … Continue reading