Blue, Chair, decoupage, Design, Donate, dresser, Family, Ideas, modge podge, Renew, Repurpose, ReStore, Uncategorized

Local tanning salon “Wake N Bake” utilizes clever ideas to design its interior space~

Krysti Joy Fasching, owner and operator of Wake N Bake Coffee & Tan, is a cool hip chick who I met through a long time friend from high school. She has a fun personality and is very friendly and outgoing...someone you feel comfortable with from the moment you meet her. My friend Audra and I… Continue reading Local tanning salon “Wake N Bake” utilizes clever ideas to design its interior space~

Blue, Design, Family, Ideas, Pink, Renew, Repurpose, Uncategorized

Clever uses for recycling wine bottles

It has been a very long time that I have written. I am in desperate need of some writing therapy right now and so I figured this gives me a chance to get started again. I was in my kitchen cooking and I have a wine bottle light that I had bought some time ago… Continue reading Clever uses for recycling wine bottles

Chair, Design, Donate, Family, Ideas, Renew, Repurpose, ReStore, Uncategorized

We have guests!

Welcome and a round of applause for my friends & fellow upcyclers, Helene and her wonderful husband Bob! Helene and Bob are also Realtors® in my office at Keller Williams® Realty in Allentown, PA. They are a super real estate team and have been in the business many years. I have much to learn from… Continue reading We have guests!

Donate, Family, Habitat for Humanity, Homeownership, Ideas, Renew, Repurpose, ReStore, Volunteer

A shout-out to ReStore Nation!

Now I realize that I am a small time blogger who is just getting started with this whole blogging thing but I have to say that I am so honored that an organization such as ReStore of Montgomery County Maryland commented on my blog! I love what ReStore does and believe in it. Their website… Continue reading A shout-out to ReStore Nation!

Blue, decoupage, Design, Family, Ideas, modge podge, Renew, Repurpose

Make a room divider from old bi-fold closet doors

Do you remember these bi-fold closet doors? Well, don't throw them away....make a lovely room divider out of them or even a headboard! Two of these doors together equals about 8 ft of a nice temporary wall for that open concept home you are so bored with, LOL. Paint them, decoupage them....do anything you like and then… Continue reading Make a room divider from old bi-fold closet doors

Family

Another great example of a family who repurposes

http://www.younghouselove.com/ I could scour the web for hours and hours looking for fresh ideas and blogs and websites pertaining to design, redesign and repurposing. I suppose that is why I went to college in my 30's and got my design degree. Design thrills me like nothing else. Repurposing for the sake of design thrills me… Continue reading Another great example of a family who repurposes