Party Junk 224 – A DIY upcycled link party

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Welcome to Party Junk 224 – A DIY upcycled link party Every Friday, noon Pacific thru Sunday, 11pm Pacific * next week we’ll return to the noon time again- time was changed due to a bathroom reno blog event* Hello and a happy party weekend to you all!  Being that it’s been a crazy busy […]

Salvaged farmhouse bathroom makeover with vintage window moulding

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Farmhouse bathroom makeover, with ladder towel bar, vintage window moulding, yardstick mirror

It’s hard to define my style. I like a mix of so many different things, as well as a sprinkle of salvaged / vintage architecture for good measure. So I’m going to name this room the salvaged farmhouse bathroom makeover. { a salvaged frame was created with yardsticks and weathered cedar strips screwed directly into […]

3. Why learning on the job matters

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For those that have been wondering where my junk posts are of late, ohhh my. Let me put it this way. I’ve been in high learning curve mode with this bathroom reno and it’s taking every ounce out of me. But I’m about to show you why learning on the job matters and why it’s […]

Party Junk 223 – Salvaged DIY Whites

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Welcome to Party Junk 223 – Salvaged DIY Whites! Every Friday, noon Pacific thru Sunday, 11pm Pacific Hello and a happy party weekend to you all!  I’ve been attempting to incorporate more white into my home over the last little while, to help brighten up some dark corners. Let’s see what everyone else is doing […]

How to make a farmhouse window with moulding

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Guys!!!! I cannot believe this pretty window is in my bathroom! It’s the first window moulding I’ve ever played with, so I’m pretty pumped! But there’s a secret to making this one EASY… NO miter cuts! NO fancy boards to buy! Only standard schmandard straight cut wood anyone can get and do with any saw.  […]

The swing… by the creek

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It was a bright and sunny Sunday. I was just chillin’ after church, about to brew a fresh coffee and make my way towards the computer to check on things. Before I had a chance, I caught movement outside where there normally is none. Glancing to my left towards the backyard, my jaw dropped.  I […]

A visual wall art reminder to do what you love

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I don’t often shop retail for home decor items. But every now and then, I love seeing what’s out there.  (letters are from Urban Barn, Abbotsford, BC) When I shop, I love playing a little game. “If I had my own line, what would I put my name on in this store?” In most cases, […]

Party Junk 222 – upcycled bathroom ideas

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Welcome to Party Junk 222 – upcycled bathroom ideas Every Friday, noon Pacific thru Sunday, 11pm Pacific Hello and a happy weekend to you all! Welcome to the new, revamped Party Junk! What’s new you ask? THEME – Upcycling Definition of upcycling:   Home and garden decor that is: vintage inspired something old made into […]

What would you do with these salvaged finds?

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 There’s this New and Used place just down the road from me. It’s a little shop that offers everything under the sun.  (The New and Used Store, 43241 Vedder Mt Road / 604 823-6554, tell them the junk loving blogger sent you) I love to peek in there every now and then, just in case […]