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The Lady is a Vamp!

I created this Vampire Doll using an old doll from the local thrift shop. I have a thing for the ugly, worn out dolls and collect many. Some get makeovers, like this one, for different occasions. I...

Happy New Year, Baby!

I love old baby dolls, the more loved and ragged, the better. This little darling was in great shape at the thrift store, not ragged, but lonely. So I adopted her and gave her a new life. I took her...

My Whimsical Wonderland

The characters I create are made from discarded items. I use old lightbulbs, foam balls, twigs, and paper towel rolls. I collect old ephemera and use it as embelishments. Beer bottle caps are...

Toast the Holidays with a Ball Jar Goblet

I glued a glass candle base to a Ball Jar and filled it with wine bottle corks. The ornament bouquet is made of wine bottle stoppers that I design, make and sell. The wreath was found at a thrift...

Recent comments

Re: Farmhouse Kitchen Progress

This definitely says farmhouse to me! Wonderful.


Re: How to Display a Christmas Wreath

What a lovely old door all dressed for Winter. Nice simple additions make this feel like home. Beautiful, Miss Sue!


Re: vintage bassinet found on roadside

I have two of these..great for quilts.. .or add to laundry room for clothes to be sorted, tons of options..sell it to a New Momma to be!


Re: The Final Pfarkel Sister Christmas Mantel Challenge

I am in love with this...!!!



Thank you gor sharing!!! Cute!


Re: I call this Vintage Steampunk lamp "Light Conversation" by Loftyideas4u



Re: "Rust In Peace" Retro Re-purposed Electric Fan into Table Lamp

You are killin' me with all your great designs!! And that peace symbol is fantastic...if only, huh? Great and I love it..yet again! And I wish Santa would bring it to me..


Re: Christmas Curtains to Make Yourself

I love the snowflakes and the fun and very festive! !! I twined lights around my old iron bed. .
Need to try one or all of your great ideas!


Re: Free and Homemade Christmas Decorations

I wish I could find great items like you..I practically get whiplash when I spot a shop or some item that is out for trash pickin'...thanks for sharing your great finds!!! And love what you did with them.


Re: Santa likes his "Coffee Light" along with his cookies when delivering presents. :)

I love it...!!! I am a tea person..but would still love this in my kitchen!
And coffee keeps Santa awake on his big nite!!!


Re: Part 2 - Pfarkel Christmas Mantel Faceoff

I love it all...sweet iimages and adorable vintage pieces. Soft and Sweet.


Re: Christmas Mantels Pfarkel Sister Style

I am not that familiar with these famous talented sisters, but I love everything pictured...and can't wait to see the other two!!!


Re: I call this Vintage Steampunk lamp "Light Conversation" by Loftyideas4u

Your titles kill me..they are right on...!! Love this lamp..especially the lights in the receiver...very clever and creative.


Re: My Own Vintage Home Market...or Something Like That! have some incredible things...wish I could see it all in person and pick up that popcorn piece!!! Good Luck with your vintage home shop sale!!!


Re: Space Heater Nativity! different...I love this! You did an excellent job with all the added wood and that tea light sets it off beautifully. Wish it was mine!



That is so clever..perfect for horse lovers!! I love it!


Re: City Parking Meter re-purposed into an awesome Industrial floor lamp by Loftyideas4u

This is so cool...I can see why it is one of your favorites! What a great piece to have and use at home! I love it! You have great ideas that turn out incredible..and different!

Re: Repurposed / Upcycled Silverplate & Brass Mystery!

This is so how you used utensils on this! And the idea that it spins/turns, makes it perfect!



This is so cute! I love pieces/scenes under glass. You created a treasure to pass down thru generations!


Re: Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Table

Love all this, Ms Sue!!! That is the first I have seen of a napkin tree fold! Your setting is so inviting and fresh! A new twist than the traditional..
And I must try the Cocktail..I am a Cosmo fan..but this sounds like Christmas Magic!


Re: "Shuffle Alley"

This is fabulous!!! Love it!!!


Re: Melted Crayon Christmas Tree

I haven't seen anything like this, either!!! Great idea!!!


Re: Industrial Steampunk Re-purposed Vintage Tricycle Bike Up-cycled Goose Neck Lamp

Oh..I love this! What an imagination you have!!! That wheel and pedal base is a fantastic find. And the way the lamp is married to the tricycle, a perfect match.
Great industrial a sculpture!


Re: Recycled cookie tin

I love whimsical...great job!


Re: Lamp shade tree for the holidays!

I love this...! Great job!


Re: Large Chalkboard with Junk

Very nice chalk the added details..


Re: Handmade Upcycled Mantle Clock

I love this clock...industrial..steampunk..


Re: Rolling with Salvador Dali

I am always blown away with your pieces! Perfect Dali..
I am waiting to see your others...I adore Frida..
Keep them coming, please!


Re: Vintage wooden shoemakers last & vintage metal roller skate, topped off with a black metal cage lamp shade.

I agree!!! And love the title! This is Clever in every way.
You never disappoint! Wish it were mine!


Re: Rare 1920's Vintage Re-purposed Menominee 164 Steampunk Electric Fan Desk Lamp by Loftyideas4u

I love it....want it...great job!!!


Re: Repurposed Vintage Automobile Circa 1960's MGA Roadster Car Grill & (2) Car Headlights Up-cycled into an Industrial Light Fixture by Loftyideas4u

I want this piece so of the coolest revamps!!!
Love it!!!


Re: What say you Mr. Healy?

Lol...!!! They look like the bags that are used when buying wine or spirits!!
Did they roll the blueprints and put them into these? .they seem too short!
They would be awesome for the architect...


Re: cottage mail

I love this and cottage, too!

Re: Vintage Children's Book Birdhouse

So clever!!!

Re: Ironing board = Garden trellis & "window"

Love this!...who wouda' thunk..

Re: Broken teacup planter

I am a tea coffee..ugh! And I have collected tracups and saucers for a long time. This is so charming and sweet. I have a couple where the saucer is for bird feed and cup drilled in for water. Love your pieces!

Re: Tepee Lamp

OMGAAAWD!!! What could I say that has not been so well represented by the wonderful comments!!! I agree with everyone! You are so truly gifted with all the talent, creativity and execution of everything you do.


Re: Vintage Kitchen Pantry

Still a fabulous creation...and the old vegetable drawers are such a clever idea.


Re: ~Happy Valentine's Day

So sweet..! The perfectly aged tin and lovely quotes.

Re: Stacked Suitcase Nightstand

You made a great piece..I have a love affair for vintage luggage and love these!


Re: Mirror Mirror

What a fabulous find...!!! Sweet!


Re: Pillow Revamp

Very nice!! Even the couch looks like it changed color!

Re: Puppet Theater

I'm ready, Georgia!!! hehee

Re: Heart of Gold Necklace

What a lovely piece and gift of the this!

Re: Chest of Drawers Makeover

Oh my gosh..!!! I love this and it looks original. Beautiful finish..!


Re: Bicycle Lamp Revisited

Toooo fabulous...I love everything with bling!

Re: Drawer # 4 Does Thanksgiving

Ehat a great story and forever moment to remember. That is what it is all about. Love your unique display...sounds like a fun group to be with. You are blessed.


Re: Repurposed Vintage Red Locker Storage Bench

So coool..I want one!


Re: Custom Triple Locker Storage Cabinet

Great save!


Re: Mod Podge Makeover

Great ideas...!


Re: Singer Sewing Base Wall Shelf with Yardsticks and Gym Wire Locker Baskets

Really nice idea!
Well done!


Re: Storm door insert window frame

Very nice. I use them to "frame"my artwork.


Re: Custom Carved Eyeglasses Hall Table

Brian..this is really great! Very nice finish, too.


Re: Beware The Zamboni Brushes !!!

Just too fabulous...


Re: Pamper Yourself Trunk Show Update

Wish I could attend!!! Great artisans.


Re: Headboard Jewelry Display

Very nice use for a headboard. I could see many other items that could be be used besides jewelry. Makes an art piece of a jewelry display!


Re: Origami & Upcycling: New Approach to Crafts

Wow!!! This is really cool and duch a creative way to use old cans.


Re: Upcycled / Repurposed Pay Phone + Phone Charger + Bank + Accent Light Creation

This is just fabulous, Brian!


Re: French Chic Chair and magazine holder

I really like what you did here. The chair is so cool with a fresh take with a traditional twist! Nice!


Re: Lovely Nail Polish Rack

Sweet way to display all the polish and it sort of becomes an art piece..besides storage!


Re: Rustic Frame of paperboard,burlap and leaf

A sweet way to show your special gifts from the heart!


Re: How to reuse a broken mirror

You could group several of these together for a cool look!


Re: Repurposed Domino's Pizza Letters & Car Topper Lamp

Too cool!!!


Re: Reused Paint Can to Make Wall Sconce

Being an artist...I have many paint cans! It turned out great!


Re: Child's vanity

I love all the color and pattern! What a fab find! And you made it rock!


Re: She Got Wheels. And She Knows How to Use Them...

Welcome...! Can't wait to see more of your creations. I would love to have this table in my art studio! Lucky client!


Re: A "Simply Cozy" winter Mantel...

I enjoy seeing your home in the glimpses you share with us. Definitely cozy and sweet.

Stay warm!

Re: Pallet/Wine Cork Key Holders

I love the variety of corks...and this is a nice project using old ones.


Re: Jazzed-Up Vintage Milk Glass Cake Plate

I agree with Miss Georgia...! I love milk glass and this is a sweet piece.


Re: Another Industrial Pieces Lamp

Nice industrial the base and shade!


Re: Yard Stick Table

Sweet table...I never find anything cool that has been tossed, lucky you! I really enjoy the great contrast of color that is created by the yd sticks. And the fine details of the table make it even better! Great job!


Re: Rustic coat rack

I love this! And the wood looks so rich And warm.


Re: Guess What This Little Number Is?

What a wonderful piece! I love it. Good luck out there!


Re: Happy New Year, Baby!

Thank you all for the lovely comments...and I wish everyone a beautiful 2014...!


Re: Gem of a find

First, I must say. ..what a fab find! So many wonderful ideas. These are each a work of art on their own. I would just keep a few plain for that reason. You could add them to any little vignette. If you could find the rolls of the music for the could make a lighting fixture using the paper from the rolls for a funky shade. Have fun, whatever you do and can't wait to see it!


Re: Doors! Who doesn't love Doors??!!??

Love it, great repurposing!


Re: Rustic Sign

Totally cool...!!!


Re: Toast the Holidays with a Ball Jar Goblet

Thank you for your encouraging words!!! It feels wonderful to have support when sharing my creations. Happy Holidays to All...!


Re: My Whimsical Wonderland

Thank you both g or the encouraging posts! It means a lot when starting to to share my projects! May your Holidays be full of Magic!


Re: Christmas Tree Obsession

You have a lovely home and your obsession is fantastic! I also have many trees which are displayed all year, all vintage and decorated in vintage themes. Of course they are much smaller! What a great job! Like a white wonderland.


Re: Take the Challenges: Encourage Others and Toot Your Own Horn!!

I am so glad I finally participated in a fun project! I have been following from the beginning...and it took me a while to sign up to make comments. And now, I am finally starting to post my things! And this was my first...and many more will follow. Everyone is so warm and encouraging...what a great feeling! Thank you, Sue, for the opportunity for all of us to be able to do this! What a wonderful achievement...I have followed you from way back!

A long time fan

Re: Berry Sieve Centerpiece

This is great, Becky!


Re: Such a NNNNNovel idea!

I love this! Wish I had it!


Re: Tailgate Headboard

Just fabulous!


Re: Gas Punk

Another great lamp! It is so fun to see what is created with found objects.


Re: Radiant Energy

Really cool!


Re: Experimental

I love this lamp and look forward to your other ideas.


Re: Toast the Holidays with a Ball Jar Goblet

Thank you all for the wonderful comments! What a warm welcome for a member!


Re: Galvanized metal pub table

I never find cool stuff at garage sales..
And I agree with Georgia...pretty great for all of 2 bucks!!


Re: Industrial steel cart

It looks great!


Re: Shopping cart table

I want one!!!


Re: Mason Jar Hot Cocoa Bar

So fab!!! I could sure use a large mug of your hot chocolate today!


Re: MASON JAR CHALLENGE - Peace on Earth "JUNKOLIDAY" Mantle Adornment

I love it all...such a lovely display!


Re: Old Christmas Ornaments in jar

Love it all..!


Re: Winter Wonderland in a Jar

My vintage Bambi and deer would feel right at home in this adorable winter wonderland...!


Re: Is it really just an ironing board though?

Love the engraving...makes it a brautiful piece of art!


Re: 3 Shades of Christmas Tree.

I love this...very creative!!! Could do so much with it!


Re: Mason Jar Christmas Tree

Too fun!!! Would look great filling a picture window that is backlit!!!


Re: Otto the Nutcracker

That is the biggest nutcracker I have seen!!! What am accomplishment...BRAVO...!


Re: Toast the Holidays with a Ball Jar Goblet

Thank you...!!! I have been following this site for over 5 yrs, and I finally got the courage to post something!!! What fun to see it here...!!


Re: Awesome picks in my last junkin' rounds

Lucky You!!! Everything is pure treasure..
My mind is reeling with the possibilities!


Re: Upcycle A Broken Umbrella

Wow! Who would have thought!!!
Clever and fun!


Re: Other peoples junk,

You found these on the road...!!! lucky you! I have made u-turns for things, but nothing as great as these!


Re: October

This is too fabulous!!


Re: Vintage Halloween

I love your vintage Halloween treasures and this cool grouping!!


Re: Custom Bookcase with Vintage Lockers and Wire Baskets

I agree with Georgia...! Would love to have one like this. Your sanding and distressing paid off!! Looks fabulous!


Re: These Boot are Made for Walking!

Fun idea! I do the same with boots and some shoes! I use a bandanna and have made some funky ones out of old scraps!!!
I love those little touches that make a big look!


Re: Night Stand Renewed!

Very nice, indeed!


Re: Entertainment Center Re-invented

Nice save!!!


Re: Patio plant stand

Looks great!


Re: Rustic Signs

What great items you made and for such great causes!!! Bravo!


Re: Look What 2 of Your Contributers Have Been Up To!

What fun designs! Wish I could be there for the show!
Good Luck!


Re: Wine Bar from a Door

Fun design and a lucky buyer!!!


Your work is so unbelievable...I love it all! How you find such cool pieces to put together is amazing to me. Fabulous, as always!


Re: Bed Spring lamp

I love this!!! Really unique and fun.


Re: Cash Wrap with Vintage Tin Ceiling Tiles

Gorgeous!!! I want one!!! on wheels!!!


Re: Simple DIY Lanterns

I love ideas like times when you are just doing something and Badda-Boom-Badda-Bing!!!..(sorry I am Italian!!) come up with cool ideas!!!


Re: Licensed Junk Collector Badges

Really could sell a ton of these!


Re: Shell Back Chair Rescued

I love it...unique and fun! You did a great job!


Re: Kitchen Drawer to Chalkboard Shelf...

Love all your work! I have done this myself and used drawers for several installations. The handle is to die for and I love your collectibles...!


Re: Ringo's Octopus Garden

Too fun!!! What a great piece to have outside with candles!


Re: Vintage Wicker Hamper Redo...and...Redo

I love it! The fabric really makes this piece stand out!


Re: Fit for a Queen~

What an incredible the red! I would not part with that chair ...!!!


Re: Ski Lodge Headboard

What a cool idea...and what a lucky son to have had such a fun bedroom!!!


Re: Repurposed Twin Bird Silverplate Platters Bird Feeder

Sweet, great job and thoughtful...I like the spoon ends for the birds to perch on!


Re: In Memory of Our Dear Friend Junker Midge

Such sad news...I can tell that she was loved and admired by so many, may that comfort her family. Now, Noreen is an Angel...and I am sure her halo is glorious!


Re: Pet Food Storage Solution

It turned out perfect for her space...and I love the old items you used!


Re: For the lOvE of North Dakota!

I love found object jewelry...these are great!


Re: Fall Rust

Sweet and simple...but what an impact! This could be used year round for all occasions!


Re: Biggest. Map. Ever.

That is so incredible!!! Your work is amazing!!!


Re: Eiffel Tower Glass Panel Door

Love it...makes me think of a great way to display my art!!


Re: Flower Beds within Beds & Boxsprings !

great idea and usage!!!


Re: Porch Swing Delight from Junk! Of course!

I want one!! You did a great job and loved the way you put it all together...too fun!!!

Re: "Spinning" with Spool Ideas...

Like that! And that small spool is cute! I have a clock like your's, it is from my Mom's old roasting Westinghouse metal cabinet. I am re-purposing the cabinet into a bar.


Re: Calling all the you see what I see?

I LOVE this...what a find!!! The possibilities are endless, and it has all it's own character...I agree, just remove the tape residue!!


Re: I'm on Life's A Porch

First, I love the name of your post! And what you created is so fun and inviting with all the pieces you chose to use. And I would sure be doing a jig, too, if I had some hunky firefighters helping me!!! Rock on...!!!



You will definitely get way more than $2.00...!!! Remarkable job...I have an old chimney cupboard which is painted black and inside a yellow-ocher color. Glad you saved it and brought it back to it's glory!!!


Re: One style two looks. Paris End Tables

You ended up with two pretty cool end tables!!!


Re: Downtown Oronoco Gold Rush 2013 is Here!!

Sounds so fun...have a great show!


Re: From Metal Tote to Console Table...

So fun! And a conversation piece,as well!!! I agree with Ken, it would work anywhere!


Re: Fancy Cast Iron Base Bar

I love everything about this!!!


Re: Repurposed Vintage Water Ski & Flashlight Table Lamp with Storage

I also love the use of the flashlight! If you have more of the skis left, you could make a fence or gate/door for the outside, even shutters for the windows. You could also frame the tops of windows and use instead of curtains, and it would be great to see a rack for books, etc, made with several skis used for each shelf and since they are long,the 4 corners to support the rack could each be a ski...!!! Great job!


Re: Vintage Office Chair Redo

I would love to own this chair...gorgeous!!!


Re: From Old Spool to Ottoman...

I love it, and it looks perfect with those fabulous chairs you have!


Re: Domino's GadgetSponge Repurposed Side Table REVEAL

Great re-purpose!


Re: Just Chiming in!

I have many of these that my friends gifted me with and are hanging in my yard!!! I enjoy your pics...thanks for the info of the show!!! xo!


Re: Wedding Gift Idea from an old window

Great wedding or anniversary present! I know a couple that had their 40th anniversary and I know they have everything, so I decided to paint something for them in the country style they love...but this would have been awesome, since I could get photos of them very easily!


Re: Beautiful Old Wicker

Love what you did and your friend's house is darling!


Re: My Turquoise Phase

Turned out great!


Re: Pink Music Box

It is precious! And so are you!


Re: A look at what I start with.

Ramble all you want!!! You are delightful! And so are your creations!



OMG!!! What a lovely idea..having guests sign the tree!!! I had two large trees cut and had them leave the trunks high enough for my yard displays...your's is so creative and sentimental! Great job.


Re: Upcycled Vintage Cookie/Candy Tin Bird Feeders

I love all of delightful to add to the outside and see birds coming and going!!! Wonderful and creative job!!!


Re: Broken china mosaic end table

You have inspired lovely! I save all my broken china and statues, etc, to hopefully create something as beautiful as this one day!


Re: Rustic Side Table

Just gorgeous!!! Love the coffee staining effect!


Re: Table in shades of grey...

You did a fabulous job!


Re: Painted My Ugly Brown Grand Piano

This is beautiful...and so is your home!!! More pics, please!


Re: TWA Island

Great find and the additions make it even better.


Re: Junk Mafia Rat Rod - Stella Gets Her Groove Back!

Mamma Mia!!! So fun!!!


Re: Van Gogh Inspried Hutch

Looks very artsy!!!


Re: Mexican Pine Pieces Goes Asian!



Re: Wine Bottle and Wagon Wheel Chandelier

I love it and wine! What a cool piece!


Re: Tootsie Toy Car Necklaces

so these!!


Re: Gypsy Revival Bird Feeder


Re: Wire Garden Basket Lamp

love this!!!

Re: The Name of the Game: Come Out & Play

This is...incredible!!! So much eye candy and wonderful pieces...a great piece.I love this!!



love it!

Re: Shabby Chandelier

Love it...want it!!!


Re: Layered Filigree Bracelets

I love all of your work!


Re: In Memory of the Brave Men of the Granite Mountain Hot Shots

Such a lovely, yet subtle, tribute...Beautiful. I have a cousin that is now retired, but was a fireman in the LA area and they always had so many fires to battle...he is one of the brave and lucky ones.


Re: Apothecary Dresser

Wow...I thought maybe you made more drawers, great paint technique and a fabulous item to be proud of!


Re: Wine Rack/Bar

A great save and wonderful wine bar.

Re: New Use for Old Decking

I would want that in my living room!!! I want one! What a great use of old deck wood...and congratz on such a fantastic job!


Re: How To Turn an Old Coffee Table into Beautiful Signage

I love projects that are for communities, etc...and this is wonderful! I also have done many things in different cities I have lived in, and the happiness it brings to the community and the feeling of giving back...well, it's a beautiful thing! Great job!!!


Re: The Country Junk Sale...June 21 and 22nd, 2013

What fabulous wonderful stuff!!! Thanks for sharing.


Re: Our New Hallway Mantle - from an Old Door

I love all the things you create! What a lucky find and love what you did with it! Some day you need to give a house tour with pics of your home!


Re: Mannequin Makeover

I love these! You did a great job and love the extra bling!


Re: Baby Shower Centerpiece

Lovely as always...and it would also look fab with blue accents...which are compliments to the orange!


Re: Reminder and Last Call...5th Annual Vintage Market on the Farm

What a fantastic atmosphere! It sounds awesome...wish I could be there!



I love the moulds...and you have such great ideas! I wish I could find cool moulds like this or any!!!...I was a sculptor for 2 different companies that serve customers all around the globe...and I was the mould designer/sculptor! Great job! Oh..and love the bunny..I have a similar one I Aunt sent one to my Dad, he was born in the year of the Rabbit!


Re: Vintage Water Ski Beer & Soda Opener Station

Party on is right!!! Great job!


Re: Industrial Trophies

This is really fantastic...the recipients must have loved them!


Re: Now I Lay Me Down!

Wow...impressive! Who would have thought..?


Re: Repurposed Red Wagon & Singer Sewing Machine Base Storage Table

Wish it was mine!


Re: Rescued Rubbish

fantastic imagination!


Re: Art with Heart Show concluded...Upcycling in Georgetown, Texas

love it all!

Re: No. 10 Milking Stool & Flashlight Repurposed / Upcycled Lamp

love fun and colorful!!!


Re: Clawfoot tub to French Chaise!

Oh...I love, love, love this...wish I had one!!! Lucky customer/client!!!


Re: Gaga for Galvanized

I love it! You do have so many possibilities with a great piece like that...!


Re: Working Together...a couple old drawers and a sign...

I love it all!


Re: Outdoor Footstool from Wine Crate & Chair Parts

great idea!

Re: Vintage blueprint cabinet coffee table

Great job! I have 2 of those that are stacked...and was thinking about the same thing...never thought about painting and distressing them!


Re: Check Out Scrappie Dick!

Oh my Gawd!!! Too wonderful!! I must share this ...


Re: A Wine Traveler

What cool finds...and fun for traveling!


Re: Industrial Lighting


Re: Beauty and the "sweater" Transform a boring sweater into a Fabulous fave.

love your style...!!!

Re: What to do with all of your scrap fabric? Turn into a pair of fabulous Patchwork bloomers

love this...I also re-make clothes....your's are fabulous!!!!

Re: Instant Fireplace

love it...reminds me of my grandparent's home in WV ..where they used a coal stove to cook with, the best food, ever, and one to heat the house...fabulous finds...envious!!!!

Re: Radiant Fire

I am lucky to own 2 very special ones that I happened upon in my searching..I use them with candles...such beauty in the designs of the pieces and what a lovely atmosphere it it!

Re: Kitchen lights

so fun and colorful...

Re: Rose's Junk

great away...maybe they will come around to the junker's paradise of fun home stuff, if not, there are many other places down there!!!! keep on creating and junkin'....we love your stash here!!!

Re: Copper Bowl Used As A Sink

wowza!!! you are too much!!! this is fab to the max! the entire scene that shows in the photos, blows me away!!!

Re: Play the Music...Then Wear It!

love it and I am an Angel collector and believer!!!

Re: Free Things From The Dump

Where is this dump, anyway...I never find cool stuff, never! You are Sooo lucky!!!

Re: Leather Top End Table

I have a coffee table like this and now I see what I can do!!! Thank you! And, by the way, keep it!

Re: Cute Lil Green Desk

I have one very similar...with a glass top...a very lucky find.And your's is totally wonderful! Mine is a funky green, also!!!

Re: Time of Giving


Re: Organ button necklace with frosty grey beads

so clever!

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

this is wonderful...I love how you think and put all those pieces together to make one outstanding piece of vintage art!!

Re: Some weeks are better than others

drip trollies, too fun, chandeliers, hanging lanterns, bird feeders, and you are on a roll, Lady!!! go!

Re: Western Decor Room Divider

this is too fabulous!!!! bravo!!!

Re: Belted Bulletin Board

too cool, and I love the headboard idea!!

Re: Burn Pile Rescue

OMG!!! I have said it before and I am saying it do you all find such incredible stuff!!!??? I never find anything so cool! Love it and I have never seen a pew clip, Catholic church, passed baskets...I love that clip!!! And your finish is wonderful!!!

Re: Unexpected Centerpiece

I really like your ideas...and it is simple yet, lovely!

Re: FUN~k~tional Junkin Art

I want, I want!!!! It is perfect to display my jewelry...great design, as always!

Re: Antique Silverware Facelift

I make jewelry sort of like this...but to use at the it!!!

Re: Christmas is Coming!

It looks lovely ...and I love the glitz!!! Those green bottles are fab...


too fabulous!!! and aren't you the lucky one to have your own junking barn to stash great treasures!!!


I could swear that your "fireplace" is the real deal!!! I never find great stuff like this, and I am always looking!!!

Re: From a bed to a Nutcracker...

What vision!!! It is really cool! It would be fun to add old ice skates or skies to it, also!

Re: Photo Finish

I love that cool piece and what you did with it...I want one...and what a beautiful young lady in the photo!

Re: {Birches & Bird} Citrasolv Art Journal Pages

love it!

Re: Junk Architect ~ My Home Furnishings Store

I am in love with the old shop!!! I only wish I could have shopped there, I would have been your best customer!!!

You can do it again, I agree with everyone, with all that talent oozing from every have so much to give and can do!

Re: Recent Up-cycled projects with wood, driftwood and metal !

How clever!

Re: Architectural Wreckage Lamp

Happy Birthday! Have a beautiful day!

Re: A Re-Design Ala-Junk Style!

Love your style, Lady, or should I say Ladies!!!

Re: Junk Style Living

WoWzA!!! LOVE everything!! and those funky 2 dining winged back chairs are so fun!

Re: Apothecary Fall Mantel

Love it...and well displayed, too!

Re: Cardboard Box into a Furniture

Wow...I can't believe this was made from cardboard boxes...too cool and aged so perfectly!!!

Re: Repurposed License Plate Clipboards

I collect old license plates, especially from 1959, the yr I was born...great idea!!!

Re: Dresser All Dressed UP

I have always wanted a set like this...cute colors!

Re: My New Apartment!

The place is awesome...must see the after moving in pics!!!

Re: Just a few of my projects

great work!!!

Re: Junk Trunk turned Vintage Beauty

love the distressed look you gave it! And this was just a plain cedar chest...and now..WOW!!!

Re: Just Caulk it for a little OoOo La Laaaaa

Just too gorgeous!!! I used caulk for a mail box, years ago, to give it some funk!!!

Re: Printer's drawer coffee table

I have an old printer's cabinet that I use for art supplies...and have several cool drawers for displaying my jewelry and glass/ceramic beads and jewelry items I make...but this takes the cake...and you can place glass over the top as well!!!! Love the crates...I also see old legs from other tables and sewing machines or you could even use 2 more drawers and add a glass door to each one and they could be the base and display as well!!!

Re: Paper Dispenser

What a great idea!!! love it!

Re: JMS and GETFRESH at Vintage Marketplace in Springfield, Ohio September 14, 15, and 16, 2012

OMG!!! For sure...bead board!!!! How awesome is that...I have used the corrogated sheets of Aluminum or whatever it is(!!!) for beadboard and back this stuff!

Re: Vintage Kitchen Pantry

This is spectacular!!! And I can't believe you made this and it is so authenic looking!! But then everything you touch, turns into magic!

Re: My Newest Addiction

I have the addiction...and I use them for art supplies!!! The more patina and age...the better!

Re: [WRECKAGE] Cabinet

so creative and I love the blueprints on the can furnish my home anytime! Good Luck with the new venture!

Re: Garage Sale Cubby Table

I love anything with lots of drawers...and this was a steal!!! I never have that luck of finding pieces that are awesome at such outrageous prices!!! Lucky you and your home is lovely...

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Re: First of the 2012 "Top Ten" Picks from JMS Editors and Contributors

I love it all...and that guardrail with the candles is fabulous!!!!