Two Ping Pong Paddles Repurposed


I found these two ping pong paddles at the thrift shop.  I didn't even know there were long handled paddles.

More Thrift Shop Makeovers and Coat Hooks & Grain Sack Stripes

 This was my first thrift shop makeover of the week.  A maple stain wooden magazine rack.

A Valentine's Day Target Dollar Spot Project

Don't you love the dollar bins in the front of Target stores?  We don't have a Target in my home town, but when I visit a Target, I always search the bins for craft supplies.  The last time I visited a Target, I purchased this unfinished wood heart for $3.

Two Upcycled Thrift Shop Finds for my Farmhouse Style Kitchen


My first thrift shop find is the this wooden "Measure" sign.  It didn't come with hooks but I have seen these before for measuring spoons or measuring cups a while back.

Updating Garage Sale Bookends with Paint & Numbers


Thrifting is usually slow this time of year in northern Minnesota due to cold weather.  I have been going through my stash of junk in the garage looking for things to repurpose and/or upcycle when I came across two sets of bookends. I am pretty sure that these dark stained wooden bookends were homemade.