How to Make A Simple 3 Ring Wooden Binder

Don’t you just sometimes want something to look good even if it doesn’t function any better or differently than what you already use? I have a perfectly fine yet perfectly boring and clunky typical store bought plastic 1 inch binder. What drives me crazy is the fact that I can’t bend the front cover all the way back. So, it lays on my tiny little desk top surface all sprawled out basically double the size of an 8 1/2″ x 11″ piece of paper. I have this idea that maybe, just maybe, if I make something that’s little more “me” that’ll it’ll force me to get stuff done. Is that a silly way of thinking or what? Continue reading “How to Make A Simple 3 Ring Wooden Binder”

Adding a Piece of Wood to a Metal Hanging Wall Organizer

I think my new obsession is mixing metal with wood. I’m not sure if it’s really new, but, I’m just now realizing it’s what I like. This hanging mail organizer is made of metal so what better way to make it over, outside of just using spray paint, then to add a piece of wood to it? Continue reading “Adding a Piece of Wood to a Metal Hanging Wall Organizer”

White Vanity Chair Makeover

I’m having a little obsession right now with mixing wood and metal items so this vanity seat will be perfect because the chair is metal and I’ll add a new wooden seat. The vanity chair was a garage sale find from a couple years ago and I think I spent $2.00 on it. The lady made sure to tell me she’d already refurbished it once and it was from when she was a child. Continue reading “White Vanity Chair Makeover”