How to Refinish Furniture
Learn how to refinish furniture faster and easier by avoiding stripping. A seasoned pro tells you how to clean, repair and restore old worn finishes without messy chemical strippers. Furniture refinishing will be easier from here on out!
Tufted Bench~Before and After
My fingers are raw, but it's done! After I made the mirror a few weeks ago, I headed back to the thrift store for a bench. I found...
Repurposed Antique Sewing Machine
This old Singer had been sitting in a barn for many years waiting to be rediscovered. Restoration wasn't an option, but a vanity was. The top was re-hinged to fold up (instead of to the left), the machine was removed and a material covered storage box was built and put in its place. The antique chair (a $4 yard sale find) was repaired and painted to match.
Wood Tilt Out Trash or Recycling Cabinet
Solid wood tilt out trash cabinet or recycling cabinet plans. You'll love the step by step instructions and diagrams, shopping list and cut list.
Salvage Table Love
There is something about little tables and good pieces of salvage that make us happy! Here at Thevintagedoor-Avonmore, we have a few favorites that we would like to share. A lovely old door knob was added to a discarded curvy vintage dresser drawer then teamed up with great pink chippy legs from an old harvest table to make our version of a "dry sink". One of our favorites! This sweet potting table was put together with wood salvaged from an old sign, pretty chippy mint green le…
carton box and metal clips
Each item contains four unfolded carton boxes and six aluminum clips. The box has double walls for extra strength. Please notice that the aluminum clips are handmade thus they may differ slightly in size. Size of folded carton box is W\/H\/D 20\/32\/30cm. It is currently available with green\/magenta\/dark gray stamps on all exterior faces. ******* The older listing included iron clips, not aluminum, thus there is a slight price change in the new listing. *******
Whether it’s a visit from friends or relatives, or a child who wants to host a sleepover, an extra bed can really come in handy. And if space at your house or apartment is at a premium (as it is for most of us), here’s a unique way to stow that spare bed. This coffee …
Craft Show Display Tips and Must-Haves
After attending dozens of craft fairs, I’ve picked up some tips for creative displays. Read on to learn from my experiences selling in person and
Be Still My Heart
I was faced with a ginormously huge small dilemma as the weather started getting cooler this fall. This past spring I moved from my s...