Make Over Monday Tutorials {Before and After}


Make Over Monday is a new weekly feature on Tip Junkie and features projects from readers who have re-purposed furniture, decor, jewelry, and anything else. I’m hoping you’ll be inspired to turn your trash into treasure and give it a new look and home. Submit your make over posts so I can feature you!

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1.  Tips on what to look for when thrift store shopping
2.  How to prime and paint an ugly kitchen light fixture
3.  Faux built-in bookshelf from Northern Cottage
4. Trish’s slip covered chair from bleached drop cloths


5.  Brittany’s thrift store find make overs
6. Amy’s first apartment headboard
7.  Modge Podge make up tray tutorial
8.  Janell’s foot stool transformation


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One comment

  1. Comment-Anonymous Toni

    Great idea, I love this post. I have several old light fixtures that I need to use, but hate their look, now I know how to re-do and re-use them. Thank you so much for all the wonderful ideas 🙂

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