Category: DIY

DIY: Third Time’s a Charm for This Goodwill Table Makeover

My superpower is finding old furniture that nobody loves anymore and making it beautiful—and useful—again. Goodwill is my favorite place to find furniture. I love that instead of throwing it away to take up space in a landfill, the prior owners took the time to donate it so somebody else can have the chance to enjoy it.

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DIY: Upcycle & Accessorize Outdoor Tables for Earth Day

Spring is here, so more and more gatherings, events, and celebrations are happening outdoors.  This means it’s time to refresh our porches, patios, and decks.  In blues and greens, a set of rusty metal side tables get a new look just in time for Earth Day 2022, held on April 22.  Find your good by accessorizing your space with items in nature’s colors, too.  Repurposing items and reusing pieces help to keep them out of landfills, so shopping at Goodwill is great for Mother Nature—-and great for your wallet, too!

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DIY: Repurposed Gift Bag Side Table

“Oh, La, La!” That’s what you’ll say when you repurpose a gift bag to give a side table a charming look.  A paper gift bag with flowers, peacock feathers, and pretty graphics was used to take a thrift store side table from meek to marvelous.  

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DIY: Celebrate Earth Month and Create an Upcycled Birdfeeder

Earth Month is celebrated annually in April. It’s a time when we’re asked to reflect on our relationship with the environment and commit to making conscious decisions toward a more sustainable way of life. There are many ways you may consider observing Earth Month. Here’s an eco-friendly upcycle that honors this important holiday.

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