This week’s home post begs the question, “What do you have that you used to love, no longer love, but think you could love again?” Hard economic and environmental times alike, begs us to ask ourselves, “how can we make the most of what we already have?” It’s a great time to do a little fall cleaning, and take a look at everything dumped into your “toss” pile. With a little creativity, ingenuity, and craftiness, you can turn something dull into something modern and inspirational. Everywhere from DIY blogs, to your favorite local restaurant or furniture store can serve as inspiration. Some of my fave reclaimed, recycled, upcycled – or whatever you want to call it –pieces are below. Consider yourself challenged.
There once was a time…when I thought velvet sofas could only be effectively utilized by overblown rock stars or those that lived in a whimsical, jewel-toned wonderland. But alas, I have grown older and wiser to the genius styling that can be velvet.