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25 Creative Ways to Recycle Lamps and Lamp Parts

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Well, even though my little series is over and that one thrifted lamp has been thoroughly repurposed, I just can't get enough of lamps. So to give you even more ideas on what to do with an old (thrifted) lamp I have gathered up some ideas. They all … [Continue reading...]

Homemade Modern Lamp

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Yeah, I made it. This is the fifth project in my little repurposed lamp series.  Okay, can you guess what I made the last remaining parts of my lamp into? I made a ......... ........ wait for it........ A LAMP!!!     How is that … [Continue reading...]

Homemade Leaf Wreath

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Oj, can you believe it. Four days in a row and I am still showing projects I made from that one single thrifted old lamp. Maybe today's project isn't as much as a surprise? If you have been following along you know exactly what piece was left from … [Continue reading...]

How to make a floating tea light holder

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Hello my sweets, Are you ready for it? Really? Wanna see what else I did with my old thrifted lamp? Right! Today's project brings more light into our lives.     The first project I made from my old lamp was a turning the wooden … [Continue reading...]

From Lampshade to Topiary

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Well hello again. Ready for episode 2 in my series of what to do with an old thrifted lamp? Right. Let's get this going again.     I have added a bit of green to my life. Nice real, growing greens in the form of a topiary.  Remember what … [Continue reading...]

Lamp Makeover: How to make a Wooden Candle Stick from a Lamp Stand

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Howdie folks,  The most glorious Spring weather has been bestowed on us, and I have been gobbling it up with big, happy gulps. One of the things I have been doing, is some thrifting. And look at my latest score:     Isn't she gorgeous? … [Continue reading...]

20 Creative Ideas for Decorating with Ladders

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Blogging definitely has sparked a few "wants" in my life. And today's gallery is a prime example of that. I want more ladders in my life. The blogosphere has taught me just how versatile they are. I had fun putting together these 20 creative ideas … [Continue reading...]

More Flowers Today. Grape Hyacinths Indoors Decoration

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Can you tell I am itching for Spring? I have so many flowers in my house right now and I am planning to get some more.  Must be the dullness of this February and the absolute dreariness of my garden, that makes me want to bring nature … [Continue reading...]

5 tips for his and her decorating

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I received an email from good housekeeping! Now that is a joke, I am many things, but a housekeeper? A homemaker full of good intentions perhaps, a wannabe decorator for sure, but a housekeeper, let alone a good … [Continue reading...]