This post contains affiliate links. This means if you click the link and buy something, I may receive a percentage of sales at no extra cost to you. Thanks for supporting Our Crafty Mom!
It’s time for another Thrift Store Upcycle Challenge!! I’ve paired up with an amazing group of talented ladies to bring you a monthly thrift store challenge. Each month we will create a new home decor piece from an item(s) we’ve found at a thrift store, yard sale, resale shop etc. There is no budget or specific theme so we are free to let our creativity run wild!
Amanda | The Kolb Corner Chelc | Inside the Fox Den Erlene | My Pinterventures
Kim | Made in a Day Sara | Twelve on Main Debra | Shoppe No. 5
Shirley | Intelligent Domestications Marie | DIY Adulation Lindsay | Crazy Organized
Michelle | Our Crafty Mom Julie | Live From Julie’s House Colleen | Life on Kaydeross Creek
Maureen | Red Cottage Chronicles Pili | Sweet Things Sherry | Savvy Apron
Ann | Duct Tape and Denim Dru | Polka Dot Poplars
Megan | C’mon Get Crafty Jennifer | Hydrangea Hippo
You can also follow our board on Pinterest for more upcycled decor inspiration!
It’s time once again for our fun thrift store decor upcycle challenge and I’m sharing this great yard sale cabinet. Please excuse the poor photo quality-I was in a time crunch so I used my phone camera.
I once again have my Dad to thank as he found this gem at a yard sale for $12! I will admit to being a little skeptical when I first saw it, because-while beautiful-it just does not go with my decor. The piece is made incredibly well and the punched tin is such a classic country look, but I knew this would just sit in storage if I didn’t update it. I used one of my favorite shades of blue from DecoArt Chalky Finish paint in serene. I gave it two coats letting it dry in between. I decided to use a silver metallic wax to give it an almost pearl like finish. I also used this on the tin to lighten it up. I plan to hang this cabinet and use it for craft supplies or paints. I thought the top drawer could hold small brushes. I think it is so regal now, especially with the addition of the crystal knobs from D. Lawless Hardware .
[Tweet “Thrift Store Upcycle Yard Sale Cabinet Makeover via @ourcraftymom #DIY #thriftstoredecor #upcycle “]
Be sure to check out all of the other creative upcycle projects my fellow bloggers have come up with!
Sharing at these great parties:
Rustic-refined; My Pinterventures; I Should Be Mopping The Floor; Keeping It Simple Crafts; Farmhouse 40; Sand And Sisal; Stone Gable; Cupcakes And Crinoline; Flamingo Toes; The DIY Mommy; Lou Lou Girls; Creatively Living
A Stroll Thru Life; Kathe With An E; Kammy’s Korner; The DIY Dreamer; The Cookie Puzzle; VMG 206; Sadie Seasongoods;
I Gotta Create; Savvy Southern Style; The Blissful Bee; Cherished Bliss; Weekend Crafts; Three Kids And A Fish;
The Pin Junkie; The Charm of Home; Poofing The Pillows; Crafts a la Mode; The Happy Scraps; Milas Little Things; Cookin & Craftin; Too Much Time; My Thrift Store Addition; Katherine’s Corner; The Curator’s Collection; The36thAvenue
Craftberry Bush; Create-With-Joy; Shabby Art Boutique; Funky Junk Interiors; The DIY Village; The Cottage Market; French Country Cottage; Craft Dictator; I Heart Naptime; A Tray of Bliss; Remodelaholic
One More Time Events; Life On Lakeshore Drive; Pieced Pasttimes
Across the Boulevard; Finding Silver Pennies;
Thrift Store Upcycle-Yard Sale Cabinet Makeover :ourcraftymom.com/... - look
Sunday 27th of October 2019
[…] Thrift Store Upcycle-Yard Sale Cabinet Makeover :ourcraftymom.com/… […]
Brag About It Link Party | VMG206 - VMG206
Tuesday 7th of March 2017
[…] Porch Decor shared by Sew Can Do Thrift Store Upcycle Yard Sale Cabinet Makeover shared by Our Crafty Mom Falling Leaves Door Hanging shared by Home On The Corner 5 Ways to Wear a Blanket Scarf […]
Thursday 13th of October 2016
I always love to see a transformed piece, nice job :) # HomeMattersParty
Tuesday 11th of October 2016
How beautiful! You did a wonderful job! Thanks for sharing!
Sunday 9th of October 2016
I really love the punched tin look in the center. Great makeover, Michelle. #HomeMattersParty