PJ 237 – upcycled office storage ideas

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  Welcome to Party Junk 237 – Upcycled Office Ideas Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific   Happy weekend once again, friends! It’s so good to be home after my amazing trip to the Snap conference in Salt Lake City! Surprisingly, I came home to shorts weather. It’s been nice to sit out […]

PJ 232 – Salvaged kitchen decorating ideas

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   Welcome to Party Junk 232 – Salvaged kitchen decorating ideas Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific This weekend, kitchens have been on my mind. I’ve done a little updating of my own, and it triggered a need to see what everyone else was up to… Wood crate cupboard  / Knick of Time […]

Spring decorating with mossy wooden shoes

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I hit the new and used store the other day, and came across some old wooden shoes.  I posted them on Instagram and Facebook, (read the replies in those links) asking what in the world others would do with them. Well, you convinced me I HAD to bring them home, even without a goal in […]

You Asked – How to decorate a bathroom rustic

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I get lots of emails behind the scenes. And I tend to answer lots of questions the same way. Zipping an email back has been a pretty standard thing. Rather than hiding all those valuable answers, I thought I’d bring a few of them to the blog every now and then, in hopes that the […]

How to make a board and batten feature attic wall

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Everyone’s heard of a board and batten wall by now. Board and batten is boards attached to a wall, with both painted out one colour, to give the illusion of a boarded wall, when in fact, most of it is drywall. It’s a great trick for added character at a low cost! I’ve done a […]

How to plank a bathroom ceiling

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Unless you’re new here, you’ll already be aware of my most recent master bathroom makeover. One of the main features in the master bathroom was the planked ceiling. Planked ceilings are gorgeous! I mean, I’d welcome this crisp, clean, timeless look for every ceiling in my own home! But I desired to start with one […]

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 […]

1. The bathroom vanity is undecided… which room?

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Dear friends… this post right here could make me famous. I think I’ll look into retiring right this minute from all the potential pin traffic that’s about to transpire… because this one is a BEEEE AUTY! I have this bathroom downstairs that I’ve never shown online. I put in the tile floor, er… 4 years […]

1. The secret to a more productive space

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Over Christmas, I did a really gutsy move. And I’m now convinced this is the secret to a more productive space. I ditched my coffee table. GASP.   We all need coffee tables, right? I mean, what about when company comes? You need a place to set your coffee. Or so I thought.  I guess […]

Funky Junk’s best projects and posts of 2013

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You just don’t really realize how cool your year has been until you wrap up the works in one of these types of posts. Each year just seems to get more meaningful. And it isn’t just about the projects. It’s everything that revolves around this blog gig.  Here’ is Funky Junk’s best projects and posts […]

9 – a tour of the fabulous Lucketts Design House

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 Part 8 – Let’s Meetup at Lucketts! is HERE. Let’s say there was this cool old house that you could decorate any way you wish, using all the things you love. Wouldn’t that be like a dream come true? That’s exactly what visiting Lucketts’ Design House is like.  For those not in the know, I […]

The junky little red bench and crate coffee station

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I’m a firm believer that the easiest things can be the most productive. Kinda like the crate and license plate holder toilet paper storage… easy! But super productive. Thanks to my junker brother’s garage sale once again, this junky little red bench came in mighty handy for my little kitchen space! Highlighted with a small […]

Passion buys a new computer… and a junky office revamp

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I think the term is nesting when you get super busy shuffling things around for a new addition… and in this case, a junky office revamp transpired for the welcoming of a new mac computer! { all parts to how this desk was built can be found HERE } The hard drive went on my […]