Skip to Content

Upcycles

A selection of posts with easy upcycles. Includes furniture upcycles that are great for mom and easy cereal box upcycles that even the kids can do!

Amazing $5 Table ReVamp Using Mod Podge and Wrapping Paper

I LOVE home projects that are super cheap but pack a HUGE punch. This $5 Table ReVamp fits the bill perfectly. Using only some chalk paint, Mod Podge and wrapping paper, I transformed a rather mundane wooden table into a work of art! I found this super cute little table at our local DI (that’s Deseret …

Read More about Amazing $5 Table ReVamp Using Mod Podge and Wrapping Paper

Easy Coffee Cup Craft – Personalize Your Disposable Coffee Cup

I don’t know about you, but I drink a LOT of coffee. My not-so-secret addiction is Starbucks. It’s been especially bad lately because they’ve just introduced the option to order on your phone and pick up. So now it is SO easy and fast to get coffee, and I’m spending a [not so] small fortune every week. …

Read More about Easy Coffee Cup Craft – Personalize Your Disposable Coffee Cup

Use Contact Paper to Revamp an Old Storage Chest

Many years ago, when I was graduating from high school, my dad brought me a present which wasn’t actually from him. One of his friends and neighbors had gone to the trouble of making me this lovely cedar-bottomed hope chest as a graduation gift. Even though I’d never met him properly (I had seen him …

Read More about Use Contact Paper to Revamp an Old Storage Chest

Craft Tutorial – Homemade Menu Bulletin Board

I’m sure that I’ve mentioned before that I have a slight obsession with Pinterest (who doesn’t, eh?!). And lately, a lot of my pins have had a common theme – budgeting, planning and home economics. I’ve become slightly fanatical about trying to make our money stretch further and to make quality meals for pennies. As …

Read More about Craft Tutorial – Homemade Menu Bulletin Board