rusticdiva

Lake Geneva, WI, US
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I am an avid junque collector and love to turn trash to treasure. Im also a gardening fanatic and a lot of my creations do end up in my garden as well as in my house. Besides gardening and curb-shopping, I am an artist, jewelry designer, DIY'er, sewing and crocheting nut, wife and mom.

Gender: Female

Birthday: 12/03/1972

Member Since: 02/28/2010


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Beach Glass Jewelry

One of my favorite things to do is collect beach glass (sea glass) and beach stones.  I have buckets and boxes of this stuff from the 2 lakes that I frequently visit.  In the photos I have...

Bench from a bedframe

Hi everyone!  This being my first post....I figured I'd start with one of my favorite projects.   Being an avid curbshopper I couldn't pass this find up.  About 4 yrs ago my husband...



Recent comments


Re: Beach Glass Jewelry

Thanks VintageMe! I will have to look for that one.

Re: Primitive dry sink from salvaged materials

Gorgeous!

Re: KILLED TWO CHAIRS WITH ONE GREENHOUSE.

Very inspiring. LOVE the greenhouse and the chair shelf is so cute.

Re: my junky bird feeders

Very nice feeder! I have one similar that was an old lamp base topped with the water tray from an old plastic planter.
Your flowers are gorgeous too!!!

Re: MORE COLORFUL, JUNKY, KITCHEN

That is wonderful! You could sit there for hours and look at all the little pieces while you're cooking. Beautiful job!

Re: Beach Glass Jewelry

Thanks everyone. Luckily I have a husband that helps me find the goodies. It is fun to try and figure out what some of the more unusually shaped pieces came from. I have some that look like they have some type of safety wire running through them. Gives them nice character. I also discovered that the pieces that aren't so 'perfect' are great for the bottom of our fish tank.

Re: Arbor with old doors

That is a wonderful idea~ I'd love to create something like this in my own gardens.

Re: Beach Glass Jewelry

Thanks so much!

Re: I need help with this one!

I also think it would be great if used on a chair seat or back. Lucky find!

Re: Objects as Art

Wonderful! Artistic, elegant and so simple.

Re: "Wander/Watch/Nest" Necklace

I love it! You've created a gorgeous piece.

Re: toille trunk

Gorgeous!

Re: Repurposing a crate

Wonderful! I love the finish you gave it. Great job.

Re: Bench from a bedframe

Thanks everyone and thank you also for the warm welcome. I hope to learn from all of you. :)

I'm glad you pointed me to this wonderful site Heather!

Re: Cataloging a new adventure!

That's a great find! The kitchen is the perfect place for it too.