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Upcycled Industrial Iron Sewing Machine Side Table

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I ran across an old sewing machine with an iron base that was in pretty rough condition.

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Vintage Water Ski Beer & Soda Opener Station

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In my pursuit of making all that I can think of with vintage wooden skis, I bring you a beer and soda opening station!

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Farm Implement Repurpose

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As some of you junkers know, I work for an agricultural lender. Great for me, as farmers have the best junk! Here's my repurpose of a couple of farm implements from a recent farm visit. One part from a feed grinder, and a clip found in the barn yard...! Come junkin' with me!

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Horse Hame and Caster Barn Wood Coffee Table

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I ran across some 50+ year old barnwood not too long ago and made a dining table with some of it httpwwwgadgetspongecomposts20141022custom50yearoldbarnwoodpartydiningtablehtml...

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Halloween Mantel Light Show

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My ghostly Halloween mantel...

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Singer Sewing Base Wall Shelf with Yardsticks and Gym Wire Locker Baskets

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In my pursuit to use every individual piece of your typical antique sewing machine base, I found a way to use the center piece that stretches across to each side panel.

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Repurposed Vintage Red Locker Storage Bench

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All I had to inspire me to start this project was an old locker door with the door facing.

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Bring an Industrial look to the table

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Dad's shop yielded a cool find

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Awesome picks in my last junkin' rounds

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A fellow junker buddy of mine and I went out pickin' a little while back.

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What to do with a beloved--but broken--piece

Sometimes upcycling and repurposing requires a mere change of geography. So when my lovely old bird bath could no longer stand, I found a fitting retirement home for it. The hardest part was getting...

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Repurposed Red Wagon & Singer Sewing Machine Base Storage Table

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I created this one-of-a-kind storage table mainly out of the need to get some of these sewing machine bases and wagons out of my workspace!

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Upcycled Custom Green Storage Trunk Hairpin Leg Table

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After cleaning up the very dirty trunk, I gave it several layers of CeCe Caldwell chalk paint.

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Insulator towel bar

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I purchased this green milk glass towel rod at a yard sale for 50 cents a couple of years ago. I held onto it thinking I would be able to find some end brackets but I instead ran across these two...

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Latest find -- Old Cast Iron Seeder / Bird Perch

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Here's one of my recent great finds.  An old cast iron farming seeder.  I wanted something around the fountain that the birds could perch on and look good with all the other "junk" in the...

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Disk Spacers Re purposed

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My brother found 20 of these disk spacers at a farm sitting out in the field still attached to the disk. These were up north where I grew up, and I had asked him to keep an eye out for me for some disk spacers.

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Shoemaker's Garden Art

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Fun found objects that add a bit of interest to my porch step garden.

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Faux Fireplace

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I found this fireplace surround at a garage sale. We purchased the vintage iron fireplace inner surround at an antique store. My hubby made the wood surround firebox hole smaller to accomodate the...

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Junky Door Display Unit

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I am a packrat in that I rescue things people are tossing that seem like they could be used for something else and move them around with me for years until I figure out what to do with them a...

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Rockin Pot Holders

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Greetings to Everyone These are pot holders that are made from old rockers  handmade iron cross holders  and ends made by my husband. I originally just wanted some rough lookingnbsp...

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found this antique dentist chair a few days ago

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Got this antique dentist chair at the scrap yard..very scary to think that it was used at one time..nice and cozy looking. 

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