We recently moved into my late-grandmother's house that we are renovating. The kitchen renovation isn't quite complete, but I could hardly wait to share the progress! I discovered that the original hardware is copper, so I decided to go with it. I trimmed out the doors to give them extra dimension. I LOVE how this small change along with a new paint job totally transformed this cottage kitchen!
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DIY drawers out of cardboard boxes. Don't use shoeboxes - fill them and give them to Santa Shoebox at Christmas time. Haven't heard of Santa Shoebox? GOOGLE THEM AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
Make a solar water heater for under $5 ...other goodies here too.
How to add legs and a skirt to cabinets! I am SOOOO Going to DO this!!
Shelf made from a wooden magazine holder.
Pin it & look at it later - a whole website devoted to diy crafts using materials from the dollar store
Ten Most Common Thrift Store Finds and craft projects to do with them
Hanging a dish towel from an oven door makes sense -- the towel is always at the ready, and the oven's warmth quickly dispels dampness. Here's a way to improve on the idea, keeping the towel from slipping off: Make it into a loop by attaching Velcro strips to two ends, one on the front and one on the back, below. Stitch in place, or use iron-on Velcro strips.
Wrap a gift with a pocket for holding the card. Brilliant.
(1) Buy plates from Dollar Store, (2) Write things with a Porcelain 150 Pen, (3) baked for 30 mins in the oven and it's permanent.