Alana Waters-Piper

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DIY: Painting a fireplace

I found this fuel burning fireplace at an estate sale last summer. It’s been sitting in my garage waiting to be incorporated into our living room …

Living Rooms

Vintage Caravan .... Done! UPDATE

THIS POST WAS FIRST AIRED ON AUGUST 1ST 2009...I HAVE UPDATED IT AT THE END OF THIS POST...<p>Well here we are! The sun was shining today and I was able …

Vintage Home Decor: my living room

My house is a mess. Stuff from the shop is everywhere. So for some peace of mind, Dave and I worked on bringing the living room back to life. I …

Living Rooms

DIY project: help me reupholster this vintage La-Z-Boy recliner

So I’ve been talking on Facebook with you guys about how I injured my shoulder pretty badly a few months ago. And following so many of your …

Cute

DIY upcycled A-frame trellis and a tiny urban'ish garden

Have you ever turned a project over and over in your head and then one day it comes into focus and you’re like, “DOH! I’m an idiot. Why haven’t I …

Eggplant

17 DIY Ideas for Decorating Your Walls

Your walls will have never looked so good.<p>Give any room a fresh look with these simple projects for personalized wall art.

#theLIST: Basic History: The Jean Jacket

Everyone from rock stars to style icons (and even Robert Redford) have embraced the denim jacket for decades. Not only the stuff of western wear, this casual classic is a staple of fashion girls everywhere—follow along on its laidback journey.<p>Everyone from rock stars to style icons (and even Robert …

There's Nothing Shady About Dakota Johnson's Summery Getup

Okay, now that we've gotten the obligatory <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> pun out of the way, let's get to the more-important matter at hand. Namely, the …

Take a Tastefully Appointed Holiday in this Vintage Railcar

It's a tall order, giving the vintage camper hotels of the States a run for their money, but if any colony of converted mobile homes can do it, it's <b>Rail Holiday UK</b>. The old luggage car pictured above was the first they incorporated, and its success inspired them to conscript more into their growing …

Red Vintage Camper, Old Camper Art, Vintage Trailer Art, Red White Camper, Fifties Camper Print, Forties Camper Art, KORPITA

Description<p>A little red and white vintage camper from the forties is home sweet home away from home in this digital painting from original photograph titled Little Red by me, Rebecca Korpita. This is a high quality glicee print on Archival Matte Paper and will come with a 1/2 - 1" white border for …

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Elkhorn, Wisconsin

Cooking on Vintage and Antique Stoves?

I’m sure some of you have (or have cooked on) vintage stoves. Care to share your experiences? When I think of vintage stoves, I think of sweet …

Upcycling Old Jewelry with Enamel

<i>This is a sponsored post. I received a fantastic box of art supplies from the new Martha Stewart Jewelry line. The tutorial is my own. To read my</i> …

Upcycled Vintage Door Beverage Bar Station - Finding Home Farms

Today, I am sharing an upcycled vintage door beverage bar.<p>So the summer weather is winding down in our area here. The windows are open and the air is …

How to upcycle furniture: painting techniques

I have recently developed an obsession with ugly furniture. The unloved pine sideboard and the dowdy shelves in the charity shop, wouldn't they look so much better with a coat of Chatâu Grey or Antibes Green? As I learned on a recent weekend upholstery course, there is no such thing as dead wood …

Infographic: The Ultimate Guide to Upcycling With Pallets

With a little bit of ingenuity, simple shipping pallets can be transformed into an amazing array of things – from furniture and housewares to entire …

Furniture

Show us your best upcycled efforts and win a camera

Live Better are celebrating the fine art of upcycling, and we'd like you to share your pictures of things you've upcycled or found an innovative way to reuse.<br>Whether you've turned shrunken jumpers into cushions, or shoes into flowerpots, fashioned empty bottles into tumblers or old tin cans into …

Market Scene: 77 Flea Market in Brownsville, TX

GalleryMarket Scene: 77 Flea Market in Brownsville, TX<p>More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>Don't believe anyone who says going to the 77 Flea Market in Brownsville is just like being in Mexico. Yes, it's located very close to the border, but the large …

Paris Flea Markets and Thrift Stores

288<p>130<p>When I lived in a small apartment, I had to dial down buying everything. As folks in Paris say: “Something in, something out” – meaning that if …

Fresh peek: my booth at Jackson Square Mall in La Grange, IL

I just popped in over at the mall to spruce up a little and would like to share some pics. It’s all coming together. I like the vibe. …

Vintage

Shop corner #vintagetypewriter #shoplagrangeil #lagrangeil #nestvintagemodern

Picked Matilda the Vintage Avion up today. She's all fixed up and ready for the season. #vintagecamper #vintagetrailer #tincantourists #glamper #glamping #MatildaTheTrailer #MatildaTheAvion #VintageAvion

In love with…Set of American Horror Story Coven

A couple of weeks ago I took a trip to New Orleans with my oldest daughter, who turned me onto American Horror Story: Coven. We visited the main home …

Horror

A round up of vintage / retro styled appliances

Elmira Stove Works New Northstar French-Door Refrigerator [learn more]<p>Elmira Stove Works Model 1946 Wine Cellar Panel [learn more]<p>Big Chill …

Kitchens

First Elkhorn Antique Flea Market of the season

Yesterday my friend, her daughter, my son, and I loaded up and drove to the first Elkhorn Antique Flea Market of the season. I’m not sure how they do …

Flea Markets