Beer Coasters from Tart Tins for a Father’s Day Gift

Beer Coasters from Tart Tins for a Father’s Day Gift

Last Fall, the Mr. and I were perusing the shelves at a local craft beer store when I spotted a display of beer coasters that looked like bottle caps. I chuckled to myself because I thought it was a cute idea. But, as I walked on by, I had a “Wait a second!” moment. Read more ›

Upcycling a Pants Hanger into a Belt Organizer or Belt Hanger

Upcycling a Pants Hanger into a Belt Organizer or Belt Hanger

Alright, I have to confess- this project is SOOOO simple that it probably doesn’t warrant a full blog post. But I put one together anyway. I hope you don’t mind…who knows, maybe it’ll come in handy for you anyway. Especially since they are a practical gift for him: a belt hanger or belt organizer that’s made from vintage pants hangers!Read more ›

Coastal Wall Decor from a Thrift Store Book

Coastal Wall Decor from a Thrift Store Book

A thrift store book and a collage photo frame (or multi photo frame) aren’t typically related or even found near each other in your average thrift store. But, I decided to combine the two into one easy project that anyone can do. And even though my result was coastal wall decor, the theme and style could change depending on the book you use!
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How to Make Decanter Labels from a Leather Belt

How to Make Decanter Labels from a Leather Belt

Leather belts are one of the most common things you can find at a thrift store. Which makes them a GREAT craft material for upcycling ideas. And today, I’m making some decanter labels for home bar decor. They’re so easy to make and a great introduction to leather stamping, if you’ve never tried it before.

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Wine Gift Bag from a Button Down Shirt

Wine Gift Bag from a Button Down Shirt

Dressing up a bottle of wine might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you’re looking for gift ideas. But a wine gift bag is SURPRISINGLY easy to make if you head to the thrift store first.Read more ›