Adapt Your Apartment
@Debbie Schluter could do this with some misc. junk for the "other" house. Fasten a frame, a candlestick, and wooden plaques together to build a bedside table. Attach the plaques to the bottom of the candlestick using screws and wood glue. Spray-paint the base and the empty frame. Add your own flair by placing fabric or paper inside the frame, then attach to the top of the candlestick
Picture frame + candlestick + plaques = bedside table
the backs of two antique chairs & make a bench, awesome for the foot of the bed or entryway. So simple!
metallic paint on old wood furniture.
This is cheap and simple...could be tailored to any holiday.
CHEAP no sew curtains. Exactly what I need :)