The little toolbox that brought me back to my quiet

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A funny thing happened to me when I came back from Snap. I didn’t know what to do with myself.  We as bloggers are accustomed to creating on our own. In the quiet. Then we move on over to a humming computer monitor, type a few keys and create a blog post. Then we do it […]

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 […]

A new branch handled toolbox organizer by the phone

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If you were around the blog yesterday, you would have seen all the junk love poured towards my crazy little sawhorse pipe lamps. Thank you so very much for the thumbs up! Totally unexpected! I’ll admit, those lamps indeed dressed the kitchen up a notch. And a few elements seemed to need updating alongside them. […]

How to make a burlap bow

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When I hosted the Michaels Hometalk Pinterest Party, I was given a little surprise. This beautiful crate of crafts was gifted to me from the Michaels Abbotsford team! Stunned, I took it home and waited until I felt I had the time to super appreciate every little surprise tucked inside. And today was the day. […]

Burlap mason jar yardstick message centre

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As you may already know from yesterday’s old crate mason jar craft project, I was challenged to walk into Michaels craft store and make something out of new craft materials. So here’s my take on an ever so easy to make burlap mason jar yardstick message centre… made to look repurposed of course. 🙂 I’m […]

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 […]

Pots and gears junk office organizer

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pots and gears office organizer

Thought I’d show you my happy little office pens and pencils junk styled office organizer. You know. Because I’m procrastinating working on my tax receipts today. Just a casual grouping of clay pots and gears is all you need. Instant, charming, and…. …. ugh… how did those receipts sneak into my photo? Scoot! Sigh… so just […]

A $2 chalkboard, burlap and twine bulletin board

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burlap_and_twine_bulletin_board

I was called upon from my church for a very special project. They desired to have a bulletin board of some type and asked if I’d be up to giving it a go. Would I! My premise with these kinds of projects is, use what you have. So here’s what I came up doing just […]

Make a 2×4 pencil holder in 5 minutes!

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Here’s a super easy, cheap and quick way to create a pencil holder in minutes, out of a 2×4. My son needed an emergency homework station in his room we’re working on, so I smacked up a costco folding table, but was stumped on what to put his pencils in. Pencils in a cup felt […]

Mattress spring bulletin board

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When the topic of OLD came up for    … I debated, “Should I work on a priceless artifact or go after a piece of junk?” Bet you can guess the answer to that one. 🙂 Which would you choose to work on out of this pile? I’d bet the one I chose isn’t even […]