PowerToolDiva

Boonsboro, MD, US
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A marketing major turned interior designer, turned vintage furniture and home goods busniness owner! At an early age my love of creating emerged. I learned to sew at age 5.....I wouldn't leave my mothers Singer alone. So, either teach me to use it or watch a pre-schooler destroy it! That was the beginning of the end! I have never looked back and theres not a project I won't attempt.

Famous last words.....how hard can it be??? Gets me into fabulous jams and crises on a daily basis. I am inlove with power tools and have no fears! According to my wonderful husband, a truly dangerous woman!

my personal website:
http://www.therobinsnesthome.com

Member Since: 04/05/2011


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Vintage Projector Lamp

On one of my many travels through the flea markets, yard sales and "dumpsters....okay, I said it, I found two beaten up vintage projectors. The were both laying under piles of rusty ole junk, I mean...

Vintage Go-Kart Coffee Table/Wine Bar

I saw this Robin's egg blue vintage go-kart and just knew it had to come home with me.  It just screamed "make me into something fabulous!"  I found the 2 metal metal crates on the same...

Vintage Wall Mirror End Table

Who doesn't need another end table!!!  Me, that's who!!!  I go weak in the knees everytime I see a vintage mirror.  Round ones are my favorite!  I'm running out of walls so a...

Fruit Box End Table

Fruit Box Table I'm in love with end tables!!  so functional! I found a vintge fruit box, added old salvage panels from my 1882 farmhouse to the top and for the legs.  Look out patio...



Recent comments


Re: A Special Gift

This is so beautiful! There's nothing better to stir the soul than a hand-made gift! What a treasure to pass on to the future!

Re: ~Happy Mother's Day~

Who could believe that an old work apron could look elegant....but, hey it sure does! Wonderful!

Re: Turning up the heat on SPRING!

Perfect vingette for spring. This really makes me smile!!! Love it!

Re: It's twiggie time!

Too cute! I think I'll try this one and add a lacy little fern pot!

Re: "Sweet" Spring Wreath...

I really love the rosettes!! So dainty! A great mix of hard and soft materials! LOVE!

Re: Vintage Go-Kart Coffee Table/Wine Bar

As I get the patio cleaned up for spring....I've got a spot just calling out for this table. How cool to entertain and roll this wherever you it! Think I might HAVE to keep this one, Marie!

Re: $1,200.00 French Farm Kitchen Renovation

You really did an amazing job on a shoe string budget!

Re: Carnival Cabaret

I really LOVE this piece of art!!! It's funky and whimsical, yet very sophisticated!! Super cool!!!

Re: A First Rate Marburger Vendor!

Funniest thing ever, Sue!! I bought about have of the items you pictured from Peg and Jon. They're headed back to Maryland. I so love French Vanilla! After sharing a "bottle"/glass of wine with you and Don in Warrenton and hearing about the great stuff at Marburger, I decided to head on over the next day and check out the goodies for myself! Again, great to meet you at West End Salvage! Same time, same tent next year!

Re: Drop Yer' Drawers

I've used drawers alot in my shop for display and at home to tidy up the mess!! Never thought to add legs!! You go girl!! Super idea!

Re: Chicken wire Cloche

A perfect addition to a yummy Easter table!!

Re: BEAUTIFUL DISCARDED AND BROKEN TREASURES

You did a magnificent job on the buffet!! Way to use those broken dishes! How long did it take you????

Re: What's missing?.....The REST of the story

Now...you just need a cozy cushion and a great book! I love it!

Re: salvaged desk

I think the knobs add a special rustic touch!

Re: VHS Re-use

I agree with junkermidge!!! I think you should try and weave something out of it! How 'bout a seet cushion cover??? You could lay clear vinyl over it to protect it!! Talk about an amazing office chair! Hmmmmmm.....where are the old "Barney" movies????

Re: 2 Tiered Tole Table

I love the iron gumball machine base!! Make something elegant out of a "kiddie" machine. What creativity!! Now I gotta keep my eyes open for one!

Re: Fruit Box End Table

The sun was out yesterday and so were the power tools. Raining and drizzly today....it's a sewing day!

Re: Vintage Wall Mirror End Table

I found the column about a year ago and just dropped it in the barn like so many of my salvage finds. It had a screw hole in the top so I wonder if it had a round top on it....for sure, it doesn't have a mirror!!!