byabpryor

Union County, NJ, US
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I am many things... A Christian, A Wife, A Mother, A Treasure Hunter, A Recycler, A Re-Designer, A Re-Creator, An Amateur Photographer.

I am a Recycling Crafter with a love of creating treasure from found object & things others commonly discard. I love ceramics, embellishing everything and pretty much anything that is DIY. I am a huge believer in BUYING HANDMADE. I support the skillful Indie Artist. Hey! Jesus was one - LOL. I love B-Side Recording Artist and Underground Music.

my personal website:
http://www.byABPryor.etsy.com

Member Since: 08/18/2008


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Rusty Junk Becomes Blinged Out Focal Piece

Long story... but I went to a former reliable flea market to get some cool junk. Well it has new owners and a new breed set in.... On my way out I found this great found object. To see the whole...

Fall Harvest Decor

This is not junk but I wanted to share. I had this faux carvable pumpkins for years... here's the results when I decided to finally decorate them. I took them to the failed craft showeveryone...

'Diamonds' on the Rust Necklace series.... JUNK SWAP ITEM

OK The pictures say it all... but in short.. here's an item I created one day using a nice rusted piece from the Junkin Lindsey in the junk swap and my jewelry stash........ Hence Diamonds on the...

What does before/after, random & giveaway have in common?

NOTHING...well except they're all made by me! LOL Please enjoy the photo journal.

More Hess Truck Toy Earrings!

Remember when I posted these last year??? Well I am back on the Hess wagon... I was bored today and made 6 more pair. They are made of Swarovski crystals, Hess truck toy tires, and sterling silverI...

Still on the jewelry high...lol Reversible Remixed Jewels - updated photo

I call them reversible because I made them large enough to slip over (the average sized) head LOL -  they are about 32" so it shouldn't be a problem.... Anywho, since there is no clasp the...

Remixed Recycled Jewelry

I've been busy making jewelry over the past couple of days. They were refashioned out of vintage jewelry, liquors labels, belts, purse chains, skeleton key part, and key hole plate.... OH and a my...

Tea for Two Wall/Door Hanging

This project was inspired by one of my favorite designers.... Janis Gurney. I used an old teapot that was losing its gold coloring. I used Rub & Buff but it turned out blotchy. Alas, I decided to...

Get Two Beers and Jump!

While I don't condone what the JetBlue flight attendant did... I LOVE the song Jimmy Fallon wrote and performed about the incident. So I create some simple jewelry & recycled paper...

SWAP Projects from my Amazing box 'O Junk from JunkinLindsey PART 1 of Many

Ok I got lots of great stuff from my Junk Swap partner, JunkinLindsey. I almost went into system overload... so I went with the largest piece.. this table base.. it had great patina... Lindsey...

"Just what the Junker ordered"

Here's a tales of what happened to me today... on the next to shortest day of the year..... after the largest snow storm of this season. (Please follow along with the picturesnbspnbsp...

CandyLand 50th Anniversary Tin turned Tin Wall Clock

OK.. I've seen just about everything turned into a clock.. so when I saw this tin, I knew immediately what it would be.....   I will be making a few more of this babies.. I have a ton of tins...

Vintage Notion Box Turned Funky Jewelry Box

Another idea I 'borrowed' from Janis... I LOVE her style. It's so elegant & glamorous... I still have a ways to go... ahhahaa

Oh Junk Angel of Wind Chimes

BLAH! I am so corny.... My jeweler gave me a challenge.. if passed he'd give me some of the the silver plated items that crosses his precious metal desk that isn't so precious.....   I rejoiced...

Pick up the pieces.. but Never Forget.... 9-11 Tribute

The Apple represtents New York City... It was actually a cutting board, I found in the shape of an apple but I left it in the rain one too many times and it split.The cubby in the back is some sort...

Hess Truck Toy Tire Earrings!

What do you get when you pair Hess toy tires, sterling silver finding and Swarovski crystals? Fun Funky Whimsical Jewelry.   I couldn't bare to get rid of those precious toy wheels from my sons...

Hey! Look what I found...

I picked this up today after the school run... For FREE! It was a curbside find. I even waited out a guy who was wondering what I was doing... I played off pulling over to text. (very importantpull...

Arithmetic, Vintage Flashcards, Resin, Ball Chain = Really Groovy Necklaces

This is a series that combines; pendant blanks, vintage Ephemera (in this case Arithmetic Flashcards), and Ball & Chain links all coated in resin.   "Money Honey", "Ying Yang", "Over...

Vintage Chain, Chandelier Crystals, Little Eyeglass Necklace

I purchased a tone of pearl, pearl like, metal & pearl vintage necklaces a while ago.. so I dismembered, made shorter, mix matched & added a few interesting pieces.. and viola!  Hope you...

Eclectic Brass Label Bracelets

Today's post are bracelets made of brass drawer labels, vintage jewelry, crystal lettering and scraps from a vintage Dior bag....

What do you do with a bedspring, fabric and shuffle board puck? Make an Art Doll of course!

So, I've been working on this doll for quite some time... It is comprised of many different recycled elements:lacesilk rosebed springwooden dowelwooden shuffle board pucktorn brown bag...

Vintage Rag Racket Signage - yeah that sounds good lol

Just a little signage I came up with.... black board paint makes it flexible.... lol

Garden Frame Hanging

This piece was made from the frame of an old boxspring. It had too much potential to just throw away. I removed the bedsprings for projects. ;). Then I painted & accessorize... see if you can...

Inspired to make Tour de France Signage

My signage was inspired by Lanette's project. I took the wheels off of a Jeep baby carriage, the board is a vintage artist canvas strecter piece, wire and blackboard paint. I am actually putting more...

JUNK MUSE Vintage Alphabet Blocks

Just a few vintage letter blocks glued together to create little desk paperweights....

Eclectic Organizing

A student lamp turned paper tower & battery-operated tealight holder....



Recent comments


Re: In Memory of Our Dear Friend Junker Midge

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Re: Fresh Light Sapphire Necklace with Soft Leaves

Absolutely beautiful.

Re: Steamer Trunk Bookcase


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Totally Awesome... You rock!

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Re: Roller Warrior Woman

Reminds me of Toy Story! Too cute! But yours is WAY better than Sid's creations on Toy Story!

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Re: Chunky-Funky-Junky Bracelets

Cute!!!

Re: Hotel Key Fob Necklaces

PS... adding this to my FB Page! So creative!

Re: Hotel Key Fob Necklaces

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These are great pieces...I have a few... perhaps I'll use this concept and turn them into ornaments, updated fob or something....hmmmm.....

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Re: "Just what the Junker ordered"

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Thanks all! I didn't realize that I was still getting comments. I've made a few lovely pieces with my finds... so much fun! ;) 11/21/11 10:37pm EST

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Re: Garden Frame Hanging

Yes Vicky..and please post pics!!!

Re: Chippy repurposed old door knob backplates

Just Beautiful!

Re: Fun Fall Inspired Bracelet

Oooo that is gorgeous!

Re: In other words...

I love it! Very cool!

Re: A Fan of Photos

Love all the fan fare!!!! (Pun intended) It's really a great piece!!!

Re: If the Shoe Fits!

LOVE your "Tree House"

Re: "Form" and "Funk-shun"

Too cute!!!!!!

Re: Blue Enamel Porcelain Clock Teapot Upcycled Bird House

This is a great piece!

Re: 'Diamonds' on the Rust Necklace series.... JUNK SWAP ITEM

Thanks Lindsey!

Re: Steam Punk Lighting

Super cool!

Re: Vintage JEWELRY Sign

WOW...That is an amazing piece and a great story... you really could write a book about your adventures!!!

Re: Belted Tray

Bec this is really very cool! I love it!!! This is ingenious!

Thin mints with a fork? LOL Sounds like an episode of Seinfeld!

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Re: Mimi-Toria's Version of SteamPunk

Still my favorite!

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Re: Vintage Button Necklace

It looks amazing together. I agree with Jim... it works well together.
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Re: Vintage Poker Chip Pendant

Is that a little doggie on the chip? This is quite adorable.

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Re: Valve Handle Bonanza

Awesome!

Re: Junky & Funky Chandelier Crystal Necklace

This is really nice. I like it a lot. The green is perfect..gives a great..."pop"!

Re: Old crate stairs

That is absolutely amazing. LOVE!

Ang

Re: How to Wrap Gifts with Garden Material

WOW!

Re: Book 'Em For Christmas

Hey Bec! It's NJT. These are adorable. As a book hoarder myself I need to make a few as well! Thanks for posting.

Ang

Re: Industrial Junk Trophies

Those are awesome! I know the recipients will cherish them. Very cool.

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Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

Thank you so much JunknStuff! I truly appreciate your compliments. It adds to my confidence to create and to put my stuff out there.

Ang

Re: Civil War Era Domino Pendant

That's a very cool piece. I love the update!

Re: Civil War Era Domino Pendant

That's a very cool piece. I love the update!

Re: "Modern Art Inspired" Revamped Dresser

Now that is something GREAT to gaze upon. I love it...I would never get bored and would always be inspired!

Re: Skate Date

I own a bunch of skate...every year I say I am going to do something with them... so far only 2 projects... hmmm.

I LOVE your display. Great work!

Re: Heart of Gold Necklace

Jim, I love it!

Re: Cow Girl Necklace

That's beautiful!

Re: 1st Anniversary Gift: Paper

Wow Lindsey, this is an amazing piece of artwort. I am truly impressed. Great job lady!

Ang

Re: Bohemian Chic Lampshade

That is amazing!!!!!!!! Wow! You did a beautiful job!

Re: Industrial in the Kitchen!

Very nice Lani... I like......nah... I love it! You've found the perfect place.

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Re: Spoon Christmas Tree Topper

Thanks really cute.

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Re: Industrial Ambiance

That's pretty darn cool. Love it...and 3 would be thrice as nice...LOL

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Re: Mimi-Toria's Version of SteamPunk

SO BEAUTIFUL GRETCHEN.......SIMPLY BEATIFUL.

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Re: Candlestick Finials

Oh Laurel they remind me of chess pieces. This is a great (easy) display. I like it alot!

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Re: 'Diamonds' on the Rust Necklace series.... JUNK SWAP ITEM

Thanks Lani... Thanks Vanessa!

Re: A Falloween Porch Redo with some New (Old) Junk Finds!

Lani, this is excellent. You really took care in how you displayed. Simply amazing... I am learning a lot here on this board. There is oh so much more to learn. I'm inspired... I have a canvas water bucket..... hmmmm I wonder what I could display....

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Re: A day (or three) at the Fair - the Country Living Fair

Kathy, this is a great post with marvelous photos to boot. It gives me hope that I will find my market on the northeast coast..... hmmm one day.

I am going to try to make this event next year. I would love to meet you... and of course see Sue again. LOL (Hopefully it's in Ohio again hehehehehe)

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Re: Fall Harvest Decor

Thank you all for the compliments and the encouragement. Lani you are right... if they just would have engaged me... I would have told them all about it! LOL

Oh well.. I will take the photo taking as a good thing even though the way it was done was not... LOL

Thanks again everyone. This is a great board of creative, artistic, giving folk!

Ang

Re: Rusty Junk Becomes Blinged Out Focal Piece

LOL - Thanks so much. I guess this goes to show some of the best things in life 'are' free!

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Re: Why keep them in a drawer?

These are beautifully done. I hear you... I was just looking for a booth the other day. I was depressed when I walked into a vintage mall of vendors... there was mounds and mounds of stuff just buried with really high price tags... stuff that will never be seen or just end up in the garbage.

Keep creating as your art has a better chance to be seen, touched, worn, admired and to inspire than being stockpiled somewhere. ;)

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Re: Burlap Halloween Junk Wreath

ooooh scary..... I like it. cool.

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Re: Even more angels...

You are so creative! That's actually very clever!

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Re: Holiday wreaths

HOW cute are those wreaths?! I especially LOVE the wheel! Too cute!


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Re: 'Diamonds' on the Rust Necklace series.... JUNK SWAP ITEM

Why yes they are... Take a look at picture #3 and tell me which one you are interested in....

You can email me at njtomboychic@yahoo.com

Re: What does before/after, random & giveaway have in common?

Thanks ManicMom...I decided to leave alone. I did think about Dance like no one is watching.. but didn't want to mess it up.

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Re: shelves before and after

Such a great idea. It looks good.

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Re: 'Diamonds' on the Rust Necklace series.... JUNK SWAP ITEM

Thanks Gretchen, be on the look out for some hopefully cool stuff.

Thanks Sue. I'm glad folks like. I have one too...well mine is on brown leather. lol I pray all is well ;)

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Re: Urban Farmhouse... an Ohio Hot Spot

Looks like my kind of place. I love the mix of whites, denim and rust.....too cool!

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Re: Jack O' Lanterns made from metal paint cans

this is so clever! What a wonderful idea!

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Re: 'Diamonds' on the Rust Necklace series.... JUNK SWAP ITEM

Thank you ladies... I appreciate your kind words. I was a little down that day and started cutting up the tin in a effort to create....lol

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Re: Fall Foliage Fun

I love the truck! That toy wheel is calling me...hahhaaa. It all fits together perfectly.

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Re: 5 unique JUNK picture frames

Very cool and unusual...Very inventive. I think you've got the picture! hahaha
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Re: Junk Gypsy Prom Cowboy Boots

These are so freakin cool! Looovvve it!

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Re: Junk Holiday Part 1

Darn I knew I should of got the initial from Billy Jo!

You truly scored!

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Re: Drawers made into a shelving unit

Well done. This is a great piece. Nice job!

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Re: Cherished Treasures Abound

These are great pieces. Truly unique.... WOW!

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Re: Upcycled Vintage Jewelry vol. 2

Loving them all... Such talent on this board. They are really beautiful!

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Re: Upcycled Vintage Jewelry vol. 1

These are realy cool. I like your style!

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Re: AA/JMS Vintage Redesign Jewelry #3

Oh Gretchen this is si beautiful. I love using rosaries in my jewelry. This truly captures the Spirit which was freely given. I really love this peace (not a typo)

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Re: AA/JMS Vintage Redesign Jewelry #2

SO gosh darn beautiful. All the best at AA/JMS!

Re: Vintage Redesign Jewelry for AA/JMS

Hey Gretchen. This is truly a one of a kind unique piece. I love the red and black. It's very dramatic. You are a master at bringing things together. You could run for public office! LOL

Anywho, I'm working on a gold and black piece.... My husband is a Steeler's fan... LOL I didn't even think about his team colors when making it...until he started screaming at the tv last Sunday.

I wish you much success at this upcoming show/event!!!

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Re: A Simple Grate for some Great Vintage Photos

Aren't you the little creative designer. I love it Lani... hey am I detecting a trend... you and metal? LOL Another great piece! It all fits together perfectly.

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Re: A New Wave of Junk

I don't think I've ever seen a dishwashing basket that shape... totally cool. It's all-around beautiful! (Pun intended ;)

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Re: Architecturally speaking - there's great junk at Columbus Architectural Salvage

WOW...that's some store. LOVE it! Great post.

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Re: Gone Galvanized

Pretty darn cool!
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Re: Plumbing Parts with Ruffled Edges

Now why didn't I think of this?! LOL Another winner Sue!

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Re: Ahoy Mate! It's Junk Repurposed with a Coastal Theme.

Lani, what a cool piece. You've done it again lady! WOW!

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Re: "Treats" For My Windows...

Hi Laurel! I must say you have a very keen eye. I love how you put everything together. Since everyone is doing favs... mine is the cane. It's an unexpected surprise. I love the spring and the crystal.... very cool.

Ang

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Re: More Hess Truck Toy Earrings!

Thanks Lindsey... It's my birthday pic.... 12/26/09... I felt glamorous that day! LOL

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Re: JUNKMARKET Style meets Sobo Style - in O-H-I-O!!

This is a great post. It almost makes me feel like I'm there. Have fun! Next year..I might try Ohio!

Ang

Re: Cottage Industrial Soap Dish

I love how it works all together! It's almost scientific!

Boy, am I going to enjoy picking your brain...LOL

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Re: BT TUB BENCH 1923

SCORE!

Re: Coordinating pieces - pie safe, coffee table and end table

I like them alot. I love finding great stuff!!! You did a wonderful job.
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Re: What does before/after, random & giveaway have in common?

Thank you, thank you and thank you.... LOL

I love the cuff too.

The yellow table redo made a huge difference

The plaque is like a cameo... or a 3D silhouette.

and that fab necklace is up for grabs.... free (give away contest)! LOL

Ang

Re: Country Living Fair and Sobo Style Event

Very cool Kathy... she has some great stuff.

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Re: Country Living Fair and Sobo Style Event

if I could just travel in your suticase for a year! LOL Have fun... sounds like a g-r-e-a-t! event!

Ang

A friend of mine will vend there. Jeanne Junx... Junxtaposition!

Re: Easy Peasy, for sure~

Very nice....love the buffet...actually love it all!
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Re: A Little Birdie Told Me....

Beautifully done. I love the way it came out.... perfect!
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Re: Industrial Table [WRECKAGE]

Another artistic piece. You have great vision Jim.

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Re: Cool as Ice Junk

This is another winner Sue. I love how well glass and metal works together...raw elegance.

I'm not sure what that piece is...but the bottom portion looks like a horse shoe... lol

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Re: Still on the jewelry high...lol Reversible Remixed Jewels - updated photo

Alice, Diva and Midge... thank you all so much. I actually made a bracelet to match the green piece... I will update the post.

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Re: More Hess Truck Toy Earrings!

Thank you all so much.... The more I make..the more room I have in my head to dream! LOL

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Re: Ugly duckling is now a looker!!

This is absolutely great.... LOVE it!

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Re: The Goods

You find the best stuff... wow.. my eyes are all googly! lol
SCORE!
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Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

OH See you in a couple of weeks... I am SO excited!!!!!

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Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

Thanks Gretchen. I had the liquor label for years...and 1st started on the necklace when I saw a one on Etsy about 2 years ago..but was never inspired to finish...

This is the piece you made that made me want to get back on the wagon....

http://www.junkmarketstyle.com/item/6694/vintage-redesign-jewelry-heading-to-cali-for-the-week-end

I was so amazed and inspired! I plan to keep it up.. but the furniture & potential housewares in my stash is getting jealous... LOL

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Re: Trash to Treasure Charity Auction and Wine Tasting!

Such a worthy, fun & entertaining event! y'all have all the good stuff in Minn!

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Re: All "Dressed" up...

that is so adorable.....very creative!

Re: Junk Queen Necklace

This is the sweetest thing... Love it!
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Re: frozen in time

How did I miss this?!... BEAUTIFUL!
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Re: I Love Rusty Junk!

I LOVE that necklace!!!

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Re: More Hess Truck Toy Earrings!

LOL Please do have them... drive (LOL) by!
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Re: Making the Best of Mistakes

A wonderful project..in looks and deed.
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Re: **Revised** Celing Fan Redo

Nice redo.... It looks amazing!

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Re: JunkPotluck Project

Now how cool is that???! Love it!

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Re: Corkboard makeover

Great final project!

Re: I've Gone Crow Crazy

Love that you put the 2d crow on a door knob.... great pieces of art!

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Re: Oronoco Junking Finds!

You got some amazing stuff there lady... Like WOW! I can't wait to see your projects. While ALL were great.. my fav are those drawers... SCORE!

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Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

Thank you all so much! You are all encouraging me to make more.

Mary...I would have LOVED to see your labels! LOL
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Re: "Hinge-on" to another really simple idea...

It's ingenious. So inventive.
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Re: Photos from WORLD'S LARGEST GARAGE SALE

WOW - What fun I want to go and vend... decisions, decisions! LOL

Jim - You are HIL-arious!

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Re: How to make an ice box out of a cabinet

Sweet
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Re: New Old Pics of our Secret Garden

Yes that is a lot of hard work. God bless. Great lesson for your son.

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Re: Index Card Holder

Thanks! I have a rusted ammo box... guess what Imma going to do????

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Re: Breadbox

Thank is so cute.... The design is Partride Family-like! Great redo!

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Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

Aww thanks Jim. I told myself I wouldn't buy anything for a while... not even curbside shopping.. so I was "forced" to go shopping in my home and make stuff! LOL

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Re: more lamp from old wooden tripod and a bookshelf made from a old door

Beautifully done. You should try etsy.com or eBay to sale your items... They are great!

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Re: Get Two Beers and Jump!

Thank you thank you thank you.... gotta love that catch phrase!

Re: Tea for Two Wall/Door Hanging

Thanks! I like it alot!!!!! I forgot to add the windchimes though....LOL

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Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

PS - I also got my keyhole plates from eBay.. but my key parts I get from eBay and thrift stores... I must admit I am addicted (like most here) to junk shoppes.. I find one everywhere I go...even on vacation! OH and I pick stuff up off the ground...LOL

Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

Hi JunkyAuntJo... I'm in Jersey. I get many of my things online and at the thrift store.... from the thrift store I get junk jewelry. Online (Supply on Etsy) I get my charms (like the birdies, effiel tower charms etc). The liquor labels I got from eBay. The crystal lettering, flowers and jumprings I get from Michaels & AC Moore Craft Stores....

OH and I got the destroyed DIOR luggage from my local Freecyce.org

HTH... I hope this helps!

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Re: Remixed Recycled Jewelry

Thanks shug....I'm on a buying hiatus. So I am forcing myself to make things out of all the stuff I have at home. However, I do plan to shop up a storm when I go to Minnesota this Sept!!! yaaay!!!

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Re: Tag Maker Tote

too cute!

Re: Feeling "all" Right - Coffee Table

Jim....How cool is that?!

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Re: Mermaid Vanity Table

Such a cute little table. Beautiful artwork.

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Re: Garden Frame Hanging

Thanks Billy Jo. It was fun pulling it together.
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Re: 5 drawer stand "Cherry Mash"

Great piece BillyJo!

Re: Oronoco Bound

Have a very successful show!!!!!! You got great stuff!

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Re: Don't cry over spilled (or rusted) old milk

I had a red one for a few years... My initial intent was to turn it into a seat by covering the top with a cushion. However, I ended up just selling it at a fleamarket, just this year. :( I miss that red can....

Re: From Corbels to Curtain Rod!

Very nice Lanette. It looks beautiful.
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Re: Sue, Kathie Lee and Hoda on Today!

Very cool!
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Re: Garden Potting Bench

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Re: ~~~Summer Breeze Planter

Great set up. Nice as always Jim.
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Re: Vintage Market Day...and an unexpected trip...

Sorry about your injury... but what a great group of friends?! That's what it is all about.. pitching in and helping out. God bless!

Seems like you had a very successful day. Please keep up the good work...it's inspiring. It really is.....
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Re: Flowers for a Rainy Day

This is so cute... I kept my chuldren's little rain boots for just an occassion... Thanks for the idea!

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Re: Drink Up!

Ahhhhh it's refreshing!

Re: Vintage Kitchen Pantry

Wow Jim this is amazing. You did a wonder job>>>>wow...I'm speechless.

Re: To Market...to Market...our first annual "Vintage Market Day"

OH you all are going to have a blast and make lots of cash!!! I so wish I could come. My dream is to hit the lottery and to go from junk sale to sale! wouldn't that be grand?! HAVE FUN!

Re: Freeze Frame

I was going to say a cool medicine cabinet but I think GreenColleen is right.

Congrats on your daughter's graduation. SHe'll always be mommy's little girl.

GREAT PROJECT!

Re: Curtain Up!

LOVE!!!

Re: Fish or Cut Bait

Love it!

Re: Flash Card Heaven

VERY COOL!!! Wooo-Junkin-Hoo!!!! LOL Score is right!

Re: Game Piece Serving Tray

Now THAT'S a project! Nice job!!!

Re: Alphabet Lantern (Junk Swap project!)

btw - I posted on my facebook page...

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cyberspace/Usable-Art-byABPryor/114551778772?v=wall&viewas=1216375047



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Re: Alphabet Lantern (Junk Swap project!)

OMGOSH!!!!! You are SO talented!!! This is simply AMAZING Lindsey!
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Re: MORE YARD SALE SCORES

WOW! That is a score! Congratulations.

Re: Garden Party Necklace

It's absolutely beautiful Gretchen.
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Holy Moly I found the same size suitcase about 3 weeks ago... mine is all brown.... I collect vintage cases and I have never seen one like it either! Yours is GREAT!!!!!!!!



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Re: Pretty and Weird -- or, Pretty Weird

My vote for pretty! I like the way your mind thinks


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Re: Art & Architecture Junkmarketstyle - I just got home! Part 4 - The Finale!

ps - I have that exact same tool box!!!!!!

Re: Art & Architecture Junkmarketstyle - I just got home! Part 4 - The Finale!

WOW - Sound like you had an amazing time! I am envious... but in a good way. Its time for me to plan my way for an event> hmmmmm

Anywho... GREAT post.... you really got me going!!!!!

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Re: SWAP Projects from my Amazing box 'O Junk from JunkinLindsey PART 1 of Many

Anne JMS coordinated the swap....lol It was my 1st time joining in... You got to do it next time!!!!!

Re: Jewelry for the AA/JMS Upcoming Event

just beautiful!


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Re: "Picture Perfect" Books...

This is a great project.... wow!!!

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Re: VINTAGE ART

Wow Ms. Janis! You have done it again!!!!

Re: How to Build a Chest of Drawers?

one word: Wow!


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Re: Kitchen projects

Your house is truly adorable.... A door turned jewelry box? Absolutely amazing. I want to make one!!!!

..and the 'Tommy Boy' antic had me tickled.... too funny!!!!

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Re: My daughter's room

Very cute!!! I love it!

Re: A Smooth Place To Hang Your Hat

That is such a cool project..... WOW!

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Re: My Junk Swap Junk....Not really!

WOW! Have fun!!!!! You got great stuff....too. lol ;)

Re: SWAP Projects from my Amazing box 'O Junk from JunkinLindsey PART 1 of Many

Thank you ALL SO Much! I am glad you understood me...LOL

Anne by all means please help yourself...and let me know if you have any questions!

Ang


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Re: SWAP Projects from my Amazing box 'O Junk from JunkinLindsey PART 1 of Many

Wow this response is amazing.. thank you all - Thank you for your encouragment! I truly, truly appreciate it. I must admit Janis Gurney inspires me to bling and the JMS team inspires to recreate!

Lindsey girl.... THANK YOU as you are pushing me out of my comfort zone!!!!

Ang

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Re: Finally Finished Junk Swap Project

That is SO gosh darn cute! I just love that you used so many facets to this project... wow!


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Re: Junk Swap Project

This is really a wonderful piece....wow I can certainly appreciate it all coming together. Nice job!!!!


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Re: Junk Swap Project--just the beginning

My partner and I mailed our items off... Now just waiting receiving our boxes. Lol

Re: "BABY ROOM JUNK"

OMGosh Janis.. these are absolutley stunning! Just gorgeous!

Re: ~Be My Valentine~

You make the bestest stuff! Thanks for giving me an idea for ALL of my letters! LOL




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Re: Chess Board Mirror

Very cool..love it.


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Re: Organizer Made From Vintage Fence

I love this idea.

Re: Sign -Up Complete! See Sue's Comment Below for Next Steps

ok I'm in... already sent in email.

Ang



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Re: What do you do with a bedspring, fabric and shuffle board puck? Make an Art Doll of course!

Thanks Creek... Tha's why I love her so...LOL - You get it and I appreciate it.

Re: Yes, It Spins Too!

I'm sorry.. that is just TOO COOL! I love it!!!

Ang

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Re: You Need a Little Copper in Your Diet

JIM?! You are off the chain. That is really cool!

Ang

Re: How to Make A Paris Lamp

Absolutely divine!

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Re: rolling pin collection

WOW!

Re: "Just what the Junker ordered"

Thank you all for your wonderful comments.... It's a great place where like minds enjoy the same type of Junk.... LOL From Junk to Jewels.. I love it here!

I put the individual pictures in the blog now...

http://tomboyaroundtown.blogspot.com/2009/12/just-what-junker-ordered-junk-jewels.html

Re: SILVER PLATE PROJECT

YOU! are awesome. These are very cool and very beautiful pieces!

Ang



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Re: I have a Bright Idea . . .

That is uber cool. You could also use packing peanuts instead of marshmellos.. LOL

Absolutly FAB idea!

Ang

Re: Christmas Vacation...tree

Very very cool!

Re: Anitque wood window signs

WOW!

Re: Hand lettered signs from rescued wood

LOVE!

Re: How to Create Sterling Silver Ornaments on the Cheap

Simply ingenious!

Re: VINTAGE TROPHY CUPS

OMGOSH! HOW beautiful are those? Well I will anwser.... Tis VERY BEAUTIFUL!!!!!! WOW

Re: Dear Santa: All I want for Christmas is a Gigantic Pile of Junk

LOL@ Jim.... I'm sure there were K's but they didn't get Q's til around 1921.... LOL


Great projects Jim!

Re: A Junky Wedding Reception

GREAT pieces.. LOVE the tone you set.. right at home.

Re: Junky Christmas Greetings

Very cute!

Re: So what do I do with a lot of "tiny" junk?? Maybe a collage or two!

Kathy,

Those are just stunning. I really do like them!

Re: What's Behind Junk Drawer # 1

Sue, you never cease to amaze me. Wow!

Re: Vintage Pennant Ornaments

Jim?! That is fabulous! And you are right.. thst skirt would look Vonderful (lol) under your tree!!!!

Re: Pennant Christmas Tree Skirt

I LOVE it... what fun!

Re: "The Twelve Best"

This is great!

Re: Framing Up Vintage Bus Scrolls

These are just perfect!

Re: Over the Top Pens -Vintage Flair Never Goes Out of Style

Very fanciful!

Ang

Re: Roller Skates-Whoohooo!!!

I'm painting a pair silver as we speak to go with my sled.. LOL

I agree this is truly groovy!

Ang

Re: Door turned desk

love, Love, LOVE!

Re: Love of old silver

Great collection... knew Janis would love it... I certainly do.. WOW!!!!



BW - LOVE the cubby!!!

Re: A "washed up" mop bucket? Nope!

love it!!!!!!

Re: Sit and Stay

Not only do they look great... but they help complete a wonderful tribute to your grandma!

Re: Junkes: A Sisterhood of Traveling Junk @ The Funky Junk Sisters Show!

WOW... and LOVE the suitcase name sign!

Re: Paris Themed Necklace

WOW... that's incredible... Love it!

Re: Art Axes

Simply Love...

SUCH Talent!

Re: Dick and Jane Vintage Reader Gift Tags

Very cool!!!!

Re: Old Spindle Repurpose Project "Whimsical Feather Christmas Trees"

Wow. I love these!

I have many spindles, cones (paper, foam and box springs) and many small wood plaques..... Guess what I'll be making??? LOL

Great job! Thank you so much for sharing!!!!!!

Re: From frumpy to fabulous!

very cute.

Re: Leafy Sail Sculpture

Wow! I can really appreciate all of the work that went into this creation. Bravo!

Re: Redo..Coffee Table and End Table

Oooh I love it!

Re: found old french doors

A desk in your craft room. You sills could separate your beads, baubles, trinkets and stuff!

Re: 3 Old Chairs = 1 ReNEWed Bench

Great job! I have a similar project and you did a fine job cutting around.. Mine? Not that neat.. LOL

Great job!

Re: Barnyard tealight display

Very cool!

This would work also with the same animal as it walks down the path... like cartoon flip books...

I love it!


Oh and a mother duck & her baby chicks!..... you are inspiring ......

Re: From Vanity to artwork station.

nice job

Re: Toilet paper storage "cabinet"

too funny..... nice job!

Re: The Art of Entropy

LOVE!!!!!

Re: Another Crazy Lamp

Wow... I love it Jim!

Re: Take a Stand

very nice collection.

Re: Cheap chic

Very cool!!!

Re: Candy find me?

LOVE the way your mind thinks! Great project indeed!

Re: RePurposed Newel Posts

Nicely done!

Ang

Re: Dress form

Such a cool idea.... It looks amazing.

I am working on one now...... and having lots of fun.

Ang

Re: Buttons, Buttons

Very cool!

Re: Pack it in!

That is OH SO cute!

Ang

Re: Garden Frame Hanging

Anna.. thank you so much... I also use the springs as well....


Take a look: http://www.junkmarketstyle.com/item/12491/what-do-you-do-with-a-bedspring-fabric-and-shuffle-board-puck-make-an-art-doll-of-course

I am in love with dressforms with wire skirts.. LOL

Re: All Dressered in Black

This is now a very beautiful piece... Nice work!

Re: 1950's Schooldesk

You have great technique.. love you painting job... very nice!

Re: EXOTIC YET FUN BED CANOPY

Awesome! I am hearing one of the soundtrack songs from Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (Kevin Costner & Morgan Freeman) in my head while looking at this gorgeous piece.... Everything I do.. by Bryan Adams.

Re: FANCIFUL GARDEN GATE

Another genius piece... true artwork!

Re: Mosaic Table

That tiling job worked out perfectly. Nice work.

Re: new use for vintage pokerchips

Adorable!!!

I have newer chips... but they'd work just the same..... hmmm

Re: bench

Absolutely beautiful... Love the black.

Re: Prize

Waaahhh! No love for Jersey... I see I must travel! Have fun, wish I could be there!

Re: RC Cola Cooler Turns Over a New Leaf

Great redo. It looks amazing..like it was born to do such a thing. WOW!

Re: Door privacy screen

Very nice! I turned mine into shelves.... but mine are no where near as pretty. Great job!

Re: Autumn Junk

Love love your ideas.. the meat grinder/tea light holder is very cool!

Re: Birdbath Rescue

Yes, it makes a great catch all. Nice save.

Re: Escutcheon plates

It is funky.. I like it!!!

Re: A great grate

Great job M. A really nice piece of functional art.

Re: Artful Rust

what a steal!!!!! Great job! Next time ask..."Is this trash?" with a straight face.. LOL as WE here all know the value of a great discarded piece!

Re: Dramatic Red Side Table

That is especially adorable.. wow!

Re: Magnets from a vintage dictionary

very cute!

Re: Pumpkin Jewelry Collage

This is really cute! I like it alot.

Re: Climbing my Chippy Ladder to Success!

Great stuff....

Re: Springfield Extravaganza - some of our stuff...Part III

Such great creations. I love each one... love the stories that came along with each..... a wonderful presentation!

Re: Fall Apple Fest Centerpiece

Love Applefest.... Great shot of beautiful things!!!!

Re: Motor City Mini License Plate Art

The coolest!

Ang

Re: Funkalious, Junkalious Lamps

Wow like Wubzy.. and the folks here.. LOL

There ARE amazing.. I have a ton of lamp shade frames..... hmmmmm.....

Ang

Re: "While visions of giraffes and zebras danced in her head"

I agree very funky... very hip!

Re: warrenton or bust!!! Well warrenton busted us!!!

The doll is cute and the chairs are adorable... Nice finds!

Re: Hemming-Way

Very clever.... as a fashion industry alumni... I can truly appreciate! LOL

Re: Window

I have that same window! LOL Actually 2 of them.. but one of the panes in busted.. Looks like it caught a rock.... I think I might add a cork board there...

Nice job!!!!

Ang

Re: Springfield Extravaganza - Part II - so much to see and so little time!

Well I had already finished my morning hot chocolate with a bit of coffee... but your post made me feel all warm and fuzzy again...with the exception of Bingo. Did I mention i hate clowns... long story...

(short of it all)

We went to a circus and mom and I were called down into the ring. All I remember was being chased by this creepy clown while he laughed and hit the back of mom's slip-on shoes with a broom.... I was about 3... yeah... SCAREY!!!

Anywho, a roving junk market reporter.. cool beans.. May I go in your suitcase? LOL I guess reading here is just as good.. I can get inspired AND save money... LOL

Great post!

Ang

Re: CandyLand 50th Anniversary Tin turned Tin Wall Clock

I am so tickled by this post... just a smilin' and blushin' and thanks to Jim gigglin' LOL

My kids hav 4 CandyLand games that they destroyed.... so this time I gave them the game but kept the tin! LOL ;)


Jim I can't beleive yo uhave a 19 yo... WOW...


Candy, I knew you'd like this project..... :D

Re: "FALL"ing for the Springfield Extravaganza - Part I...

Great post... Looks like you had fun in addition to making mulah and sharing your creativity. I LOVE all the pictures.. and the Junkers Wanted sign was is adorable and a great idea!

Re: Silver and Walnut; My favs

I keep saying I am going to make some of these.. I have a ton of scrap wood blocks & utensils.


Very nice job! LOVE the walnut. WOW so pretty.

Re: CandyLand 50th Anniversary Tin turned Tin Wall Clock

Marie, I should mention I was also inspired by you and Jim who both made clocks out of interesting things!

Thanks Lady!!!!

Ang

Re: From the book JUNK BEAUTIFUL.....

Nice job... Just love it!

Re: You Can't Take the Fancy Out of Fancy...

I'm amazed.. wow.. simply stunning!

Ang

Re: Infant's Chiffarobe turned Primitive Pie Safe

My kids have one that belonged to their dad and uncle... they are destroying it! Perhaps I can scoop it away and salvage to make something as adorable as this.... Although mine will be missing a door and drawer (thanks kids! ;)

Past Blessings... this is a lovely piece.

Re: New idea for plain windows

Awesome!

Re: My version of teacup chandelier

very cute... Love the white!

Re: Night-night Sugar...

That is simply adorable! It lit up my morning.

Re: Vintage Notion Box Turned Funky Jewelry Box

I am pleased that this was well received. I am encouraged to tackle a few more projects...... Thank you so much!

Ang

Re: Oh Junk Angel of Wind Chimes

Thank you everyone for your comments and encouragement... I DO NOT take them for granted. Thank you.

Ang

Re: Thank You One and All

As it has been said, time & time again... Great post! I mean absolutely amazing. There are so many things, words, gifts, sayings that I want to comment on.... but I will spare you all and just say... you ALL inspire me. I really mean it.

Since find you all I spend less time everywhere else... I check you from my phone... now how's that for love?

I would LOVE to come to a Junker;s Union.... or Reunion as you have it. I also would love to help out... Now tell me.... What exactly can I do from NJ to help get this started?????? Seriously!

That girl, Ang

PS Congrats Gretch on the article. It's a great one.

Re: Oh Junk Angel of Wind Chimes

Absolutely Sheri! I kept it so long after finding it in a large thrift shop. I didn't know what to do with it until this project came up. I tried to keep the integrity of the piece while still transforming it.


Cool that your mom had one!

Re: Bed Spring Candle Holder

pt2... (still in amazement)

LOVE how you used part of the jewelry clasp piece.... WOW!

What a great idea! hhahahahaaa

Re: Bed Spring Candle Holder

OMGosh Sue.. that is so freakin cute! LOL

Re: Barn Burner Wall Sconce

Very cool Jim. That's such an amazing piece. I can see it in a NYC loft it's so cool!

Re: Vintage Notion Box Turned Funky Jewelry Box

Thank you ladies! :D

Hi Alice , yes, they are rub-ons.... 'Wholly Cow' is the brand.

Ang

Re: Window of Roses

Just beautiful!

Re: Not your ordinary gun cabinet

That is such a fab idea... and pretty too!

Re: Vintage Notion Box Turned Funky Jewelry Box

Thank you so much for your encouragement... It really means a lot.

Ang

Re: Vintage Notion Box Turned Funky Jewelry Box

WOW Thanks Jim! I was a bit unsure... Thanks!!!!

Re: Drawer Caddy

very cool! I have a few....hmmm

Re: Just Plain Horse Sense

WOW - this is a great piece! I love it.. and the turq makes it all pop! Nice job!

Re: Garden Frame Hanging

Hey! Thank you!!!!!!

Re: Stocking up for my booth...

Wow - exciting! Great items!!!!!!!!!! Love the sign... I'd carried it around too.

Re: KING OF KINGS

Beautifully done... just beautiful!

Re: Chippy Cottage Charm Flea market booth

Nicely displayed

Re: Garden Cloche

That's a fabulous idea.... I really like it!

Re: An old window gets a new job...message central!

This is a very functional awesome project.... gotta love it when a plan comes together.


Wish I could be in Springfield!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Re: There might be something FISHY about this FUN(nel) lamp!

WOW! Very funky.... very cool!

Re: Vintage Girl Jewelry Displays

That's a great display!!!!

Re: Vintage gems

Very beautiful pieces.

Ang

Re: Pick up the pieces.. but Never Forget.... 9-11 Tribute

You all are too sweet.. thank you.
We are all in this together.

Re: glass candle holder

This is so beautiful... I love easy bling...

You can put a tea light candle in the large candle's sink hole so you don't have to remove your bling.

Re: License Plate Art....

Very cool.. almost looks like a flag..I like it!

Ang

Re: Another 9-11 Tribute

That's a beautiful piece JunkerMidge... It gave me chills! Wow - it's a wonderful way to celebrate life & lives....

You inspire me as well ;)

Ang

Re: Pick up the pieces.. but Never Forget.... 9-11 Tribute

Oh thank you ladies, It took me a while to share with others. I truly appreciate your sentiments!

Ang

Re: There's safety in numbers

Hahhahaa, I do the same..... I end up with an unplanned collection then I can't use them for their original purpose... to repurpose.. LOL

Ang

Re: More on Chimes

Stunning! Just stunning!

Re: Just "GLITTER" it!!

sparkly! I love it!

Re: PUT A LITTLE "SPICE" IN YOUR WORKROOM!!!

Wow... I am in awe..so simple and yet so elegant!!!!!

Re: OFFICE SUPPLY ORGANIZING

ummmmm.... I have 3 of those... hmmmmm Thanks!

Ang

Re: THE "TIN" CLOCK

I love the way you think & create!!!!

Re: "JUST PLANT IT!"

Wow... simply gorgeous!

Ang

Re: "WHAT TIME IS IT?"

This is so gosh darn cute!!!!

Re: Don't Be Chicken! Guess What this used to be...

NICE job! WOW!

Re: Let Me Entertain You

Great post.. great ideas!

Ang

Re: Hey! Look what I found...

Nope... I'm NJTomboy! LOL

Re: I Love the Details of Vintage Cast offs & New

I just love your eye for details.. I actually was at your blog (before reading this entry) and went all the way back to your first post. As I browsed backwards I just couldn't get enough....


It's sunny, cool & the kids are at Nana's, the hubby is sleep..... a perfect labor day morning! Thanks!

Ang

Re: Teacup chandelier/candelier

Tis really beautiful!

Re: "A THRIFTY LIGHTING PROJECT"

So beautiful.... hmm jewelry holders... I likey alot!

Re: More treasure hunting

Great stuff!

Re: handle solution

Very cool you rock star, you! LOL

Nicely done... clever

Re: Don't be Chicken - Nightlight

Great job Jim!

Ang

Re: Live from Charlotte, North Carolina

Looks like you had a blast!

Re: license plate star ..

I second that MB.... 5 stars! Absolutely!

Re: Jewelry treasure hunting

Yaaaay ! for bling!!!!!

Re: Old metal serving tray = Cute magnet memo board

LOVE!

Re: From garden fence to cloche - an unexpected project!

Just darling!

Re: My awsome find

Fifties Turquoise with white legs...

Re: Freeby :-)

Paint! paint! paint1 paint! LOL

BTW - you have the patience of a saint.. 1 year! well it was certainly worth it!!!!!!

Re: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder...

WOW - Nice Job!!!!!!!!!!!

Re: My Junk Jewelry "Heart Art"

That is SO Gosh Darn Cute!!!!!

Re: Hess Truck Toy Tire Earrings!

maybe he won't cringe too much if he knew the truck were demolished.... My dad always bought 2 trucks for the kids; one for playing and one for storage/collecting. ;)

Re: Hey! Look what I found...

Thank you! Thank you hahahaha

LOL @ Jim - I'm usually good. I will usually hold off garbage men.... but this guy was eerie.. hahahaa

I'm so glad i got this nice, piece.

Oh my kids and husband KNOW the deal! Mom will drive like Annie hall to get a good piece.

Re: Embellished mirror

I found one - I found one! Yay!

Re: The Key to Success

Very nice.. I like!

Re: A TP Holder

Imust say I have that brace and car part letters.... guess what I am making.... I will give you a hint: TP Holder! LOL

Re: Embellished mirror

That is too cute. Also a great way to hide a damaged mirror.

Nice job lady! ;)

Ang


Re: Vintage Redesign Jewlery Designer Scours Oronoco Flea Market for Treasures

Love it... Looks great!

Re: Chippy Sconce Redo...

That's too easy... and yet Oh So Beautiful! I likey a lot!

Re: Tiered Server

Way cute!

Re: A few of my favorite things - from Oronoco with LOVE!!

Can you say...LOVE.. I LOVED it!!!!!!

Re: New item for upcoming "Barn Chic" Sale August 21 & 22

Very cute!!! I love it!

Re: Southern Comfort Table

I won't eve tell you my southern comfort experience that involved me as a college student, a group of friends, a kind old lady, a trolley car and the gallery mall in Philly (all three levels of both parts I & II)

BUT I WILL tell you just LOVELY & UNIQUE you occasional table is!!!!!! I LOVE IT!

Re: � My 2nd TWIST to my Garden-Art �

very cool and very doable..... hmmmm I've got a twist....

Re: A Touch of Class

May I borrow your brain for a while?... I need a few more ideas.. LOL

Absolutely amazing! This is gorgeous!

Re: Heir-Loom

Too Gosh Darn Cute....her and the clip! LOL

Re: Dad's Junk

Too cute... I made one out of a student lamp before... hahahah

Re: Witch Hazel Barrel Top Table

I NEED for you to understand how fabulous this is... ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS!

Re: Repurposed Antiques goes to Market

Absolutely fabulous. I am glad you took the risk.. it looks like it was well worth it.

Re: Easy Fix for "Lost" Wall Quotations

That did make a difference.....

Re: Sneak Peek and Guess Your Best

Ooooh - oooh I have that thing Jim sent you.. and I haven't the foggiest idea as what to do with it..I can't wait to see what you create.

Re: Suitable Storage

Suitable table...LOL Too funny.

That's a great piece I can truly appreciate.. Suitcases are my #1 love!!!


GASP! A BLUE RADIO FLYER WAGON?! Woo-hoo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Re: Circuit Breaker Box Clock

I love it. My dad had tons of clocks around he house.. all had a different time... I am SURE he'd love this! LOL Great job!

Re: Unique Marriage?

A true upcycle piece!

Re: Any Ideas ?? I'm stumped!

It would be a great place to house photos.... in various squares and other small memorabilia....

BTW - I love it.. absolutely love it!

Re: wine & cheese cart

Looks like a totally different cart... WOWZA!

Re: Phosphorus centerpiece

VERY COOL! VERY COOL!!!!!

Re: See what $3 can buy?!

YES! It did need you...and WOW at the results!

Re: Our Name in Junk!

Wow what an eye! Congrats on your 1st post and your great finds!!!!

Re: What do you do with an old window and $1 garage sale shutters?

Too cute and junque sophisticate... love it!

Re: Clean up finds

Great finds... I love neighborhood clean out days!

Re: Que Sera Sera...Whatever will be...will be...by none other than Doris Day!!

The more I look at this project... the more I am intrigued! I thought 'yellow records?!' ahahahaha

Re: MY HOME MADE CHANDELIER!! .

That is too adorable... Love it! LOL

Re: "Shake AND Bake!!??!!"

very pretty

Re: Old Washing Machine now a Planter

I have a fabulous red basement sink that looks very similar... I was going to turn it into a cooler... but I'm loving the planter idea.. hmmmmm

Re: Doesn't Matter if it's Black or White . . . .

BTW - I posted you on my Facebook Page and I might as well Twitter this one too....

How about Maybelline for the mannequin name? That's the name that popped into my head when I saw her.

Re: Doesn't Matter if it's Black or White . . . .

As a absolute fan of Michael, b/w and vintage... I am THRILLED by your creations and displays.... absolutely thrilled! Thanks for sharing your vision. I truly am inspired!!!!!

PS and you are right... those polka dots are adorable.

Re: Key holder

Very cute... very cute indeed! I thought this was a vintage piece you found as-is.. not created... WELL done!!!!!! I really like it and can appreciate the conception and finish product.

Re: Sometimes it's ok to break a dish (or two)...

Beautifully done... I am always afraid to start.. but you have given me renewed hope... Nice job!

Re: Projects from the Pages of a Book

I have those luggage tags.. got them for 50 cent..LOL

Sue I love books as I love words and letters. So I have collected many many that are indeed junkers' finds... Thanks for the amazing ideas!!!

Re: It's a Salad Spinner

simply amazing..... I'm in awe of your talent.

Re: Pyrex Trays - Takes 2, 3, 4.....

I love it... what else can I say?

Re: Vintage Chain, Chandelier Crystals, Little Eyeglass Necklace

I didn't see your name before... LOL.. Thank you Marie.

Re: Arithmetic, Vintage Flashcards, Resin, Ball Chain = Really Groovy Necklaces

oldnews thank you. You can find me on etsy: byABPryor
or byABPryor@yahoo.com

Re: Got Gas!

Now that's quite industrious! Great job Jim.

Re: Vintage Leather Suitcase

This is awesome.. I LOVE old suitcases!

Re: Arithmetic, Vintage Flashcards, Resin, Ball Chain = Really Groovy Necklaces

Quick note... my husband is wearing the "21 & Over" chain and getting orders! LOL

Re: upcycled brass bowl windchimes

This is fabulous! Thanks for such great ideas... my mind is spiraling as to what else I can do with my 'collections'

Re: Garden metal flowers

This is so beautiful. I too have glass but I don't want to drill them. But now I have a ton of metal & wood. Thanks for the glorious ideas - WOW!

Re: Another quick project #3

omgosh! Very cool! Very cool!

Re: Can I Have Your Number ?

I see you love numbers the way I love letters.. but I have amassed quite a few numbers as well! lol'

Nice Showcase!

Re: Pyrex Trays - Take One

An amazing job. Gosh I LOVE how your mind works.

Ang

Re: How to Re-Purpose a Scale

I love the way that looks.. simply beautiful Sue!

Re: Scrapping for Junkers

SO gosh darn cue!

Re: Vintage Chain, Chandelier Crystals, Little Eyeglass Necklace

Thanks ladies... just me having fun! ;)

Re: Eclectic Brass Label Bracelets

MC - I take that as a compliment.. as i think the same about others! Thanks for the ultimate compliment! I am opening a teaching studio and it makes me feel good that others want to see & learn what I do.

Re: Arithmetic, Vintage Flashcards, Resin, Ball Chain = Really Groovy Necklaces

You all make my heart glad. Thank you truly for your compliments. For so long people did not 'get me' and then I found out, I was focusing on the wrong folks! ;)

Re: Arithmetic, Vintage Flashcards, Resin, Ball Chain = Really Groovy Necklaces

LOL @ Alice.. I WISH Andrew was my partner in crime! LOL hahahaa Just a publicity photo with one of his fans....hahahaa

Re: "MARRIED" JUNK!!!

Oooo Perfect Couples!

Re: Vintage tea tin pendant lights

TOO CUTE!

Re: Recycled Jewelry

Simply beautiful!

Re: Fun & Unique Jewelry Displays by Gretchen

Absolutely beautiful.. I have vintage pieces that I am always trying to place together... I'd say you have masted the concept. Just lovely!!!!!

Ang

Re: What do you do with a bedspring, fabric and shuffle board puck? Make an Art Doll of course!

Mimi, thank you! I am infatuated with caged bottom dress forms.. so that was my ultimate source for inspiration. I truly appreciate your comments.

Ang

Re: Eclectic Brass Label Bracelets

Wow wow wow... thanks for the comments ladies!

Re: "FOREVER THE WALTZ"

ABSOLUTELY Beautiful!

Re: Vintage Rag Racket Signage - yeah that sounds good lol

Thanks Sue.. I sometimes hold back because my view is somewhat.... eclectic... Thank you for the encouragement.

Ang

Re: What do you do with a bedspring, fabric and shuffle board puck? Make an Art Doll of course!

WOW - THANK YOU ALL! THANK YOU!!!

Re: Garden Frame Hanging

Thanks... I love it... 'Outside the boxspring'

Re: Twitter

Following now as USABLEART.

Re: Junk to Pretty - $7.00 table

OMGosh! LOVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Re: Recycled Sweater and Coats Now live as Brooches!

Great project/... I am actually cutting up one as we speak!
LOL

Re: "CORKER'

LOVE It! WOW!!!!!

Re: JUNK MUSE Vintage Alphabet Blocks

HEY! My "Junk" Paperweight was featured in an Etsy Treasury.. my 1st time! LOL

Re: Glass Cigar Tubes - Totally Tubular Project

I'm gonna git me some of those tubes yet! LOL

Nice job!

Re: How to Hang a Portrait with Junk

OMGosh....Very cute!

Re: Tour de France Tricycle Wheel Sign

I just think this is so gosh darn cute!!!!

Re: My Love for Junk is on the Rise!

Oooo I likey a lot! and Clever title.

Re: Box Art

Ok... Very cute!

Re: Fabric over painted dresser

Absolutely groovy!

Re: Card File Ottoman

That is using your noggin.. I love the multi-functional use!

Re: Eclectic Organizing

Thank you - y'all are so sweet... I will post more.. I truly appreciate the encouragement!