I absolutely ♥ love ♥ vintage suitcases and have set about collecting them for the past six months. We have a stack of suitcases on display, and for sale in our gift shop. My husband found a pair of old metal school desk legs for free at a garage sale. What luck! We had what we needed to create a really neat up-cycled 'Vintage Suitcase End Table'. Here are pictures of the finished product. The suitcase pictured we found at a store called 'Antique & Unique' in Fairmont, MN. Here are the steps I used to create...
I purchased the ammunition box off a local swap site and knew it would be a really fun project. Originally it was used as a toolbox for a local stone mason. Check out how we transformed this from a dirty used toolbox into a Parisian inspired shabby chic blanket/storage box on casters perfect for any room. Step-by-step instructions with pictures.
The following article contains the steps I followed to create an 'American Flag' by upcycling/repurposing old baby crib springs. Step-by-step instructions with pictures.
Here is how we created our upcycled DIY 'Message in a Bottle' along with decorative keys tied with ribbon to tags that said 'You Hold the Key to My Heart'. Step-by-step instructions with pictures.