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Hallway Desk!

My version of a door and desk project! When I first saw this door, all I could see were picture frames and a desk for the hall. So of course I went on a search for the perfect secretary desk. The one...

Space Heater Nativity!

Another vintage space heater project! I wanted to do something different and with the holidays approaching, a Nativity is what came to mind. I seem to always forget to take "before" pictures, so Ive...

Mailbox Coat Hook!

A friend gave this mailbox to me because she knew I'd do something fun with it. Right away I knew what I wanted to do. The blue rusted patina was gorgeous so I left that alone. From my collection of...

Vintage Suitcase Table

I know suitcase tables have been done plenty of times before but I wanted to share my project anyway. I had wanted to do this kind of project for a long time and just about burst when I walked around...

Stenciled Table with Kerosene Stove Base!

Found this table top at a junky antique shop (my favorite kind of antique shop!). I paid $5 and couldn't wait to find the right base for it. A few days later I came across this kerosene heater and...

Piano Keys Wall Art

These keys are from an antique piano that sat in my parent's house. It literally fell off a truck and was so damaged, it was heading for the dump. I managed to get hold of a bunch of parts before...

Space Heater Lamp/Clock!

I found this space heater in my Dad's garage. It was way beyond safe anymore so he said I could have it! I wasn't sure what I wanted to do with it at first, then decided to go the lamp route. I used...

Box Plant Stand

My husband knows I like old boxes, so he found this at a yard sale for $3. It needed a bottom but otherwise was in good shape. I added a hinged pallet top and the base is some some pieces I picked up...

Tiffany Style Planter!

I found this Tiffany style lampshade at a yard sale for free! It was quite damaged on one side but I figured it would be good for something! I decided to put it in my garden as a planter (hiding the...

Hubcap Sun Face and Grill Plant Stand!

This garden sun is the product of a stray hubcap and a metal face that I already had. I put them together along with a little spray paint and ended up with a very cute decoration for the side of my...

Yard Stick Table

I picked up this table off the side of the road a few years ago and have been using it as a night stand. It had a crack on one side and had no drawer. Finally I decided to do something with it! So I...

Recent comments

Re: Painted Wood Bowls


Re: Repurposed / Upcycled Silverplate & Brass Mystery!

That's very cool. I'm picturing it as a funky hors d'oeuvres table at a party!

Re: my make up vanity

He did a really nice job. Looks great!


What a great find and your vanity came out beautiful! Just recently I saw something similar on the roadside but I didn't have my truck. When I returned, it was gone. I hope whoever picked it up does something as nice as your project!

Re: Google Office Projects

That looks like a lot of work, but a lot of fun at rhe,same time! Came out awesome!

Re: On Cue

Very clever, love it!

Re: Repurposed Vintage Water Ski Custom Fish on a Stringer

Those are very cool! Nice job!

Re: Spring Textures


Re: Overhauled Long Drawer Dresser with Vintage Yardsticks and Original 1930s Coca-Cola Factory Blueprints

Beautiful piece! Color's gorgeous and the blueprints really "top" it off! And I absolutely love the inlaid yard sticks. I think I have to try that myself!

Re: Upcycled Typewriter Table

Looks great!

Re: What to do with Surplus Vintage Doors: Make a Bench/Pew & Coat Rack

Love it...Very handsome!

Re: Stenciled Table with Kerosene Stove Base!

Wow, thanks for the comments! They sure make my day. I'm keeping my eyes peeled for another stove for another project!

Re: Stenciled Table with Kerosene Stove Base!

Wow, thanks for the comments! They sure make my day. I'm keeping my eyes peeled for another stove for another project!

Re: Overhauled Red Chest of Drawers with Comics and Skateboard Trucks

This came out great! What a transformation!

Re: Horse Hame and Caster Barn Wood Coffee Table

Love this!

Re: Piano Keys Wall Art

I hanen't been on JMS for a little while so I'm just seeing all these wonderful posts! Such nice words.....thank you.

Re: Upcyced Pallet Bench/Table

Love the colors! Adorable piece!

Re: Upcyced Pallet Bench/Table

Love the colors! Adorable piece!

Re: Space Heater Lamp/Clock!

Thank you for the nice comments! No wonder I like posting on JMS so much!

Re: Custom Triple Locker Storage Cabinet

Very cool and looks great! Love the open design!

Re: Resurrecting the Past ~ Scaffolding Plank Table

Very clever, great piece!

Re: Rust and Wood and Junk -OH MY

This is gorgeous! Nice, nice job.

Re: Hubcap Sun Face and Grill Plant Stand!

Thanks so much for the nice comments!

Re: Vintage Curio Cabinet

Absolutely beautiful. Love it!

Re: Repurposed Apothecary Cabinet

I'd have a hard time parting with it too! It's awesome!

Re: Trunk Table Monster Makeover

Wow! This came out so beautiful. Makes me one to find a trunk to work on!

Re: Piano Keys Wall Art

Thanks so much for the nice comments!!

Re: Child's vanity

Very nice, the black top with the colors is very striking!

Re: Lovely Nail Polish Rack

What a great way to add color to your room.....very clever!