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Upcycled Tray

Upcycled Thrift Store Tray

Hi Friends! Sometimes the simplest accents can add a lot of personality to a room. It doesn’t hurt it the simple accent cost less than $5.00.  I was on the hunt for a little tray to act as a landing zone for our keys and sunglasses.  I would say that I am addicted to sunglasses.  […]

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Paper and Fox

Hey Ya’ll It’s April

Rain Rain Go Away…What am I thinking, it’s April Hi Friends, It is pouring rain in Charlotte today.  Really… it is  raining hard.  It is days like this I try to rack my brain to keep everybody entertained without turning on the T.V.  Art projects usually are a hit. My kid’s seem to like it […]

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Hi Friends, Do you ever walk around your house and think to yourself, “what can I make with what I already have?” That is what I did today. So, I was shuffling through our outdoor storage room. I came across a random piece of board that was previously painted. This is an example of a […]

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Paper & Fox

Vintage Suitcase Makeover

A Second Tour for a Classic American Tourister Hello Friends! I just returned from another awesome thrift store adventure.  I love vintage suitcases and discovering how people have turned them into really interesting things.  I found this American Tourister Tri-Taper train case at a thrift store for $3.13. I loved the blue exterior, but the […]

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bracelet redo

5 Minute Bracelet Redo

Dear Friends, I sorted through  my accessories today and  I  was a little underwhelmed.  Ho Hum!!  With an active and sometimes aggressive toddler, earrings are out of the question.  I am sure a lot of you know what I am talking about.  I really can only wear things that I am OK with him ripping […]

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