One of my favorite things to do is to scour my local thrift stores for items that are no longer loved. I like to rescue them, and make them feel loved again! If you are feeling stumped about how to use that hideous arm chair that “has good bones,” look no further! I’ve got you covered with a list of 10 ways you can revamp your flea market finds.
Give your old wooden crates a brand new fate with this project idea from Better Homes and Gardens. A little upholstery goes a long way to create a comfy footrest perfect for afternoons spent on the porch.
If you are a frequent thrift shopper, chances are, you’ve come across your fair share of costume jewelry. Next time you’re out and about, use thrift store jewelry as name card holders. This certainly dresses up a boring tablescape. Another idea from Better Homes and Gardens.
Metal lunch boxes might be a little difficult to find, but they make a wonderful seed caddy for your garden if they can be come across! Idea from Better Homes and Gardens.
You wouldn’t believe what this salvaged bench looked like before it got a well-deserved makeover. Follow the tutorial from Live Love DIY to create something similar in your home.
This coral dresser makeover from Brittany Makes gives me all of the feels. She found this dresser on Craigslist, and gave it the most amazing revamp!
The 36th Avenue has the tutorial you need to transform a hideous dresser. Paint it whatever color that you’d like, but I love the olive green of this project!
If you love subway tile, I have just the revamp project for you! Tatertots & Jello decided to use the tiles as a table top, and it turned out fantastic!
A stenciled table top is what gives this accent table a decorative touch that is to die for. Design For Mankind has more, plus a great tutorial to repurpose your metal folding chairs! Yes, please!
Don’t ever underestimate how far a brand new set of furniture hardware can go! The Weathered Door has more, and don’t forget to scroll through her post to see what the before looked like. It’s shocking!
Chalk paint is my favorite trend of 2017, and I want to cover every surface with it! The girls from Lolly Jane took a set of dining chairs recovered at a thrift store, and gave them a completely different look. All it took was a few coats of multi colored chalk paint! Easy enough.