Beyond The Picket Fence: Pack Up Your Troubles...: Reuse an old suitcase by painting it all over and then covering one side with chalkboard paint. Could use as family message center, for kids to play, or to announce menu for guests.
Take old lamps and turn them into wonderful candle sticks....You can’t even tell. If you look at my Lighting board, there is a tutorial on how to take a lamp apart. It took that tutorial for me to figure out how to get the nut unscrewed. Sometimes I will take 3 different lamps apart and exchange pieces, glue them back together and they come out so unique and beautiful