Rustic Ikea crate coffee station

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Ikea crate coffee station with Funky Junk's Old Sign Stencils

Rustic Ikea crate coffee station Last summer, I had picked up some Ikea crates to make a few herb-themed planters. Ikea crates are really nice quality, super easy to assemble, plus come untreated, making them a dream supply to create with! I used the smaller sizes for the herbs and flowers crates, but it’s the […]

Tic Tac Toe tray game and coasters

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Tic Tac Toe tray game and coasters With Valentine’s Day approaching, I mused… what could I make in my rustic style? I’ve managed to make a few rustic takes, such as THESE small rustic Valentine’s Day hearts and this reclaimed wood heart… But this round, instead of just a project of my own, I decided […]

Shipping crate cutting board tray

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Today’s project is a fun one… it’s what I call a shipping crate cutting board tray, and it’s become one of my favorite things! I was inspired by Becky at Beyond the Picket Fence’s festive cutting board tray she made HERE, and I’ll share where I used it in a second… but first up…  While […]

Christmas junk kitchen and living room home tour

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Twas 2 days before Christmas, And my kitchen Christmas decorating was not done! So I scrambled one evening ’till midnight… So I could take pics the next day in the sun! There is nothing like a Christmas day deadline to get it ALLLLL done, right?! So welcome to my Christmas junk kitchen and living room […]

Stenciled scrap wood Christmas and winter trees

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I thought Christmas was on Saturday. Glancing at the calendar today, it’s Wednesday! How did I get that wrong?! Maybe it’s a good thing after all, because I was just in the workshop cutting these cute little stenciled scrap wood Christmas and winter trees, totally oblivious to the shortened deadline! Glad I did it now […]

A mini Christmas trees crate forest

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If you are anything like me, you’re busy putting up the finishing touches to your Christmas decorating. I can see the finish line, and it feels great! But on a whim, I came across the desire to create a mini Christmas trees crate forest… Supplies used:   Ikea unassembled crates – small Fusion Mineral Paint […]

Buffalo Check Christmas Countdown Bingo Board

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‘Tis the season to get our Christmas on, and today a total of 6 blogs are doing just that! This giveaway is now over. Winners are: Sandy at Primitive Skate, Marie at Interior Frugalista, and Linda at Itsy Bitsy. You’ll be contacted shortly to claim your wins! Many thanks to everyone who entered and visited […]

Christmas Reindeer Feed Santa Sack

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You know about the Christmas Santa sack craze right about now, yes? Basically put, a santa sack is a reusable bag of sorts to wrap presents with. I love the concept! There’s no need to keep buying endless rolls of Christmas paper if you have a cute bag handy! So I decided to try my […]

Joy Buffalo Check Christmas sign

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Buffalo Check ornament JOY sign

Joy Buffalo Check Christmas sign With Christmas decorating pretty much in full swing everywhere, I’m attempting to stay the course. I have LOTS of plans and things are coming along! A new tree was purchased from Hobby Lobby a couple weeks ago, and I’m finally starting to feel a theme coming on! I can’t wait […]

Rustic JOY Christmas porch sign

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Joy rustic shiplap Christmas sign stencil

Rustic JOY Christmas porch sign I’ve wanted a vertical Christmas sign by my front door for a few years now. I like vertical signs because they take up less space AND don’t require hanging! Pretty convenient I say. So last Christmas, I set about creating a vertical JOY stencil. It was later in the season […]