Wendy Waalen

Novice Junker - but lovin every project!

Member Since: 11/02/2010

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Junky Garden Houses

I'm a believer to use up what you have around. My husband knows I love weathered wood, (even though I'm not sure he does...) and he brought home these long squared posts that were used inbetween...

Media Dresser

So since we installed the new wall mounted TV in our living room, I wanted to put something under it that was different. Since we were confined between the wall and fire place. I looked at different...

Swedish Tool Box

This was an old crate that was in my family's Barn. It originally came from Sweden about 1900's , I believe as a tool box. My dad used it to show his cattle in 4-H when he was a kid. I loved the...

Time of Giving

So I like to venture out to thrift stores. But it's more for the materials I can aquire. I found a shirt during a bag sale that was Not appealing, but I loved the print. I ripped it up and cut into...

Cute Lil Green Desk

My husband found me a cheap little desk (I think of craigs list) for about $10. It's looked better, but was solid for what I needed it for. Sanded it down and sprayed away. Finished off with a little...

Glid-A-Tot Toy

I was blessed to be handed down an old toy that my father used as a baby. It was it a couple pieces, so I had to do a full re-do. Such a cute idea that I haven't seen before. When I was researching...

Just a little PEACE...

Ok - so I know I'm a little late, but I found this last summer at a garage sale for like $.25! It was very "crafty", but I liked that it was a word - like you see everywhere. So I knew that I could...

Wood Door Headboard

So.... just started in the world of "junking" - and we recently moved to a new house. So excited! My family is in the middle of tearing down an old barn. (Don't worry - we are also going to save...

Recent comments

Re: Before and After: Vanity

GREAT Job! Love it!

Re: Baubles and Bling

Love love love this. Great job!

Re: Kitchen & Breakfast Nook Makeover ~ part 2 ~ the breakfast nook

great job. Looks fun and fresh!

Re: Wood Scrap Heart

love this - great job!

Re: Antique Armoir Door Coffee Table

Love this idea - great job!

Re: Christmas Bells

Very cute!

Re: Restyled Vintage Christmas Ornaments

Very cute!

Re: Kitchenette

Very cute!

Re: Bed Spring Christmas Tree

very cute idea! Love it!

Re: Vintage Christmas Collection

love all vintage Christmas decorations!

Re: A "J" for Jan's Birthday!

Great idea!

Re: vintage student desk

Awsome Job! They've got a new life!!!

Re: Repurposed Folding Rulers

Love Love Love this! Turned out very cute!

Re: Swedish Tool Box

Thanks Sue. Its ok. To each their own. =)
Keeps the world interesting.

Re: Swedish Tool Box

Thanks everyone! Sue, that was very nice.
I would have loved to save chipped top, but it was pretty bad. Either way, I'm just glad it doesn't smell anymore. haha

Re: Scrappy Clock

Love this! =)

Re: pile o'pallets

Excited to see what you'll do! :)

Re: Mad For Plaid

Very cute. Love it and very easy. :}

Re: What's your number?

Love it. Goes with anything. Very cute.

Re: Floating Photography

Bravo! Love it! :}

Re: Found item, industrial, steam punk lights by Mark Bell

Very Very Cool!