Category Making Old Things New

2013-05-03 10.52.31

Keeping Old Things Old

I love making old things new, but sometimes it’s best to just keep them old.  Here are a few of the old things around our house:

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Making Old Things New: Baby Gift Printables

Browsing through some of my old posts, I was reminded of one of my favorite Making Old Things New projects: the baby gift boxes made from cardboard drink containers. (Here are versions one, two, three, & four - I think #2 is my favorite.) I don’t know about you, but I think the little signs (which I can’t take credit for since […]

2012-12-13 16.17.51

Making Old Things New: My Little Sewing Table

My little sewing nook in the corner of our dining room looks much cuter now that the table is grey instead of blah brown.  Sometimes a little paint is all you need to improve an old piece of furniture. Have you given any furniture new life with a quick paint job?

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Making Old Things New: Dining Room Hutch

I found this little hutch at a resale store a few months ago and thought with a little paint and a little fabric, it’d be pretty cute. It took some time and a lot of help from my mom (Thanks Mom!), and now this little hutch is as good as new. Now, what to put […]

2012-11-10 09.02.43

Making Old Things New: Baby Wearable Blanket

I’m still here!  Though I haven’t been blogging lately, I have been working on projects.  And I’ve been spending a little more time at the sewing machine.  Here’s one of those sewing projects. I love using wearable blankets for Little O.  They keep him warm, and I don’t have to worry about blankets in the […]


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