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Homemade Formula for Aging Metal - 1 cup of hydrogen peroxide, 1 cup of white vinegar and two tablespoons of salt. Put it in a spray bottle. This can be used on anything you want to create an aged patina...copper, brass, galvanized or steel.

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How To Create a Beautiful Aged Turquoise Patina - "Secret" Tutorial - French Drawer Pulls - DIY Tutorial

The Decorated House: How To Create Beautiful Turquoise Patina - Secret Tutorial - French Drawer Pulls

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Antiquing Wax Tutorial

Antiquing Wax Tutorial. White, Grey, Black, Chippy, Shabby Chic, Whitewashed, Cottage, French Country, Rustic, Swedish decor Idea. *** Repinned from Farmhouse Junk ***.

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5 Tips to Rehab Old Metal Chairs -

How to Paint Metal (and rusted!) chairs. Products, technique, process, etc... I love this!

Vinegar and Salt Patina Tutorial. Because homemade patina recipes can have unpredictable results, your vinegar and salt patina on copper may wind up being any shade of green, blue, turquoise – or possibly even something else!

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Naturally Repair Wood

Naturally Repair Wood With Vinegar and Canola Oil. So, for a super cheap, use 3/4 cup of oil, add 1/4 cup vinegar. white or apple cider vinegar, mix it in a jar, then rub it into the wood. You don’t need to wipe it off; the wood just soaks it in.

How To Get A Layered, Vintage Looking Paint Finish - this is an awesome, layered paint finish using a mixture of paint, wax, soap, salt, stain and water. Wow, what a brilliant idea!!!

Salt dough ornaments- 1 c flour 1/2 c salt 1/2 c warm water. "If you want your ornaments to last years and years, coat them with 3-4 very thin coats of polyurethane gloss varnish. Make sure to cover every exposed surface. This seals them and helps prevent moisture from getting in. Once they are sealed, you can deck them out with glitter"

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Leather Bracelets

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4 cups flour 1 cup salt 1-1/2 cups cold water Cut the recipe in half and still make a lot of beads. Thoroughly mix the flour and salt together. Add the water and mix well. Knead the mixture for ten to fifteen minutes. Shape your beads and make a hole with a wooden skewer. Bake at 250 degrees for 2-3 hours or until they are completely dry and hardened.

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Boxes covered with old book pages

Hide your stuff! Finished oatmeal boxes covered with book pages.

Fishbowl Lantern Tutorial

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25 Handmade Gifts Under $5

25 gifts to make under $5 that people would actually like to get-Part 1