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Can I Save This Shabby Dresser ?

Monday, January 26th, 2015

It rained and sleeted and snowed this weekend.

But for a time on Saturday the sun was shining and the snow melted …..and it was a perfect day for the Nashville Flea Market.


vintage shabby dresser Petticoat Junktion Nashville Flea Market Find

What do you think?? Can I save this shabby dresser ?

It was calling my name.

It had me at the chippy paint.

It’s definitely not in the best of shape.



Inspired By A Rustic Plank Table Top | Themed Furniture

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

It’s that day again.

The one day of the month where a few of my friends and I get together and do a furniture project based around a theme.

The theme this month is “Inspired By”.

That means our paint projects are inspired by something we saw on a website, on Pinterest, in a shop, etc.

My project is a….


reclaimed wood table top Petticoat Junktion inspired by HGTV project

Rustic Plank Table Top Inspired Piece.

I was inspired by this piece from HGTV.



Burlap Heart & Bold Finds From The Junk Shop

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Good Morning.

It’s hump day……as the camels say.

Love week continues with a new heart project and photos of my junk finds from last week!

burlap heart Petticoat Junktion junk craft

The burlap heart is a simple project.

I couldn’t resist adding a little rusty crusty keyhole thingy…I can’t think of the proper name right now….I bet one of you guys can.



DIY Love Letters | Junk Project

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Second day of “Love Week” and it’s all about the junk today.

DIY Love Letters Junk Project Petticoat Junktion

DIY Love Letters

The letter blocks feature junk hardware from my stash.



How To Stencil a Heart

Monday, January 19th, 2015

It’s the start of “Love Week”….as proclaimed by me!

And what better way to start love week than with…..


royal red heart stencil Petticoat Junktion

…a heart.