Trashy Legs-Make ‘Em Shine!

Repurposed Table Leg by A to Z Custom Creations

I get excited over broken things. I find the “fix” to be very therapeutic for me! I also have a “thang” for curvy furniture legs! On or off furniture, they always seem to lure me in! I rescued this lonely leg from a trash pile a while back, knowing I would find a good use […]

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Pinterest Party Success!

Pinterest Party by A to Z Custom Creations

Oh my goodness! I couldn’t wait to blog about last night’s “Pinterest Party”! To bring my love for repurposing AND painting together was nothing short of amazing! Seeing others enjoy both…priceless.  Let me back up and tell you what these “Pinterest Parties” are and how they came to be! 2Brothers Reclaimed and Repurposed Inventory Sales […]

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Faux Real Patina with Modern Masters Metal Effects

Modern Masters Metal Effects Finish by A to Z Custom Creations

I’m in the planning stages of beautifying my shop entry. It’s pretty pitiful right now! We built the shop a year and a half ago and business has kept me from gussying up my work space.  Well, the time has come and I am determined to have an entry that invites me in! I’ll be […]

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Creating A DIY Tablescape- Tell A Story with rePurposed Goods!

DIY RePurposed Memorial Day Decor and Tablescape

Have you ever been really drawn into a tablescape? Not just by the awesome food on display, but by the accessories too. For me, an inviting tablescape tells a story with personal touches and pops of the unexpected!  A simple but creative tablescape wows me much more than glitz and glam! Since the entertaining season […]

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Tip Talkin’ Tuesday-Celebrating Earth Day with fun rePurposing

Creative Ways To Use Lampshades

We can all do our part to better the Earth for future generations! You know about recycling, reducing and reusing but sometimes it’s hard for people to see an object beyond it’s intended use and be able to repurpose it. I hope this quick post will help you do just that! I hear it all […]

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Getting the Kiddos Involved: Valentine’s Day Decor with Salt Dough

Salt Dough Valentine's Day Craft with Kids

For Christmas this year, my nieces and nephew gave me an awesome handcrafted ornament made of salt dough. I thought the salt dough would be perfect for the project I had in mind for my porch and I knew it would make for a fun project with my little guy! I had him at the […]

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Repurposing a Sewing Machine Drawer- Giveaway Included!!!

A to Z Custom Creations repurposed sewing machine drawer

Okay, so the cool blue sewing machine drawer I showed you during my Hometalk Segment yesterday…started out like this:   Not cute, I know! Chances are, you’ve seen these at flea markets and yard sales and passed them over! Most of them haven’t seen the light of day and have been stored in garages and […]

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Repurposed Organizing Solutions

Organizing Your Home With Repurposed Finds

It’s January, National Get Organized Month! That used to be a really busy time of year for me as motivated people sought out help to get their homes and offices in order for the new year. Now, it’s just a swift kick in my rear to get it together!! I felt the kick this week […]

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Tip Talkin’ Tuesday: Applying Dark Wax

Daddy Van's Onyx Wax

You’ve all seen how dark wax can be used to accent furniture and really give it an aged look. Dark wax is very versatile and can be used in a number of different ways. I can be used in recessed areas and crevices too add dimension or waxed over an entire piece for a time […]

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365 Alphabet Photography-Tutorial, Giveaway and Promo!

Alphabet-photography-letter-photos-A to Z Custom Creations Tutorial

My sister and I have been reFreshing her home a little lately, adding some “junk” and having fun with rePurposed finds. She’s a newly converted junk lover so I get excited about sharing stuff with her! She mentioned seeing artwork created with abstract photos and how cool something like that would be in her living […]

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Funky Upcycled Wardrobe

Funky UpCycled Wardrobe by A to Z Custom Creations

Hey guys! I had to share one of my all time favorite projects (to date)!  My client Kristi brought me this boring {no offense Kristi} oak wardrobe and the fabric from her crib bedding. She had a vision based on an armoire she’d seen on Pinterest. The drawers of the armoire were all painted differently […]

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Loving The Home You Have

Wall Art from antique shipping crate

I’d like to thank the Suddenlink Cable guy who inspired my blog post this week. While I am very happy with the professional service he gave, that’s not what I am thanking him for! He gave me much more than a home phone! He gave me the confidence to share a bit of my home! […]

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