How to Easily Repurpose a Thrift Store Find5:30:00 AM
If you are a thrift store junkie like I am you see these all the time.
These mail sorters or whatever are all over the thrift stores and repurposing these old wooden relics is fun and can even be profitable.
This piece began as an old maple, chipped, worn piece that was selling for $2.00
I painted this piece with Pure White Annie Sloan Chalk Paint®...
though even an inexpensive chalky paint or one you make yourself works fine on these up-cycled projects.
I added hooks I found a Michael's to the long piece on the top...
|These old photos are of my husband at age 5 and my great-great grandfather.|
This piece is now totally acceptable to hang in a kitchen or office to sort mail, coupons or to organize photos.
A little paint goes a long way and can easily and inexpensively transform an unwanted item into one you would love for your home.
Saving the planet one re-loved thrift store item at a time.