Vintage Articles

Make Costume Jewelry Artwork Collage for your wall

  This idea comes straight out of the 1960’s.  It’s an easy and creative way to make art from your costume or junk jewelry (any outdated & cheap stuff – nothing valuable of course) – or any other small items that are appealing to you (marbles, small toys, misc. doodads found in your junk drawer?)  […]

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Don’t Toss Those Vintage Kitchen Cabinets

The first place most people start renovating in their homes is the kitchen. More often than not the old kitchen cabinets are tossed aside for more modern ones. In our own home we utilized a small section of vintage metal 50s cabinets as furniture in our modern baby room. Baby’s need style too!   We took […]

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Plastic Cleaner and Restorer

Ever wondered how to clean and restore that great vintage plastic orb lamp or telephone you found, maybe even your storm door or CDs? Ever wonder how can I maintain new plastic items I buy so they always look new as the day I bought them, even my kids toys?   One of the most […]

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Build A Modern Bed

In responce to a question posted on Curbly, here is how to build an inexpensive but still very modern bed.  You can achieve a nice low bed with a very simple design. You could simply build a square frame that rests on the floor at the desired height by using 8×8. This would give you a nice […]

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