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Make Over Your Desk with Wallpaper Scraps

During our last flea market outing, we spotted a classic vintage school desk that was just begging for a makeover. To give it a brand new look, we dressed it up with temporary wallpaper trimmings to turn it into a stunning and smart-looking entryway table. Read more »
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How-to: A Two-Ingredient Patina Aging Solution

DIY patina tutorial

DIY patina tutorial

Skip harsh chemicals or solutions if you’re looking to give a piece of metal a beautiful verdigris tint. All you need is apple cider vinegar and non-iodized salt, both of which can easily be found at almost any market!

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Vintage Varsity: DIY Letterman Cardigan Appliqué

When I was in college, I received an assignment that required digging through the school archives. I found photos of past students wearing plaid skirts, fitted chenille shirts, saddle shoes, and oversized varsity cardigans – how much more collegiate cute …

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