Month: February 2016

Painted Vintage Valet

I love the idea of thrift store furniture finds, but I’m not a fan of the intensive labor that goes into painting them. I found this vintage men’s valet and couldn’t resist. So what made me paint it after all? Visit me over at DIY Candy to see my tip for making painting furniture a […]

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The Maker View Podcast Episode 16 | Freelance Writer & Crafter Amy Johnson

Listen to this episode of The Maker View in iTunes In this week’s episode of The Maker View I’m sharing my own story of being a creative. I’ve been a maker of one sort of another since childhood, and my creative expression is always evolving with my life. I talk about why I started my […]

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Recycled Denim Crafts: Garland


  Sharing more colored denim love with this DIY recycled denim garland over at DIY Candy this week. Click through for the full how-to!Looking for more recycled denim crafts? Check out some of my other tutorials:Thrifted Chair RedoDIY Denim Leaf CenterpiecesRecycled Jeans Quilt

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The Maker View Podcast Episode 15 | Sam Newman of Wrong Side

Photo by Richard RossListen to Epsiode 15 of The Maker View in iTunesThis week’s episode of The Maker View features Sam Newman, co-founder of Wrong Side, a men’s accessory brand that repurposes fabric from iconic Texas shirt makers into quality pocket squares, bandanas, and t-shirts. Tune in to hear Sam’s story on how he and […]

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