Take Me To Church

Cue music... Hozier's "Take Me to Church" keeps playing in my head as I flip through the photos of this glorious repurposed church - turned - home.

Rustic Stars and Reclaimed Wood / Rustika Stjärnor och Återanvänt Trä

(Svensk översättning längst ned)Sigh. Winter is pushing her way into our daily lives again.

Redesigned Candlesticks / Återdesignade Ljusstakar

(Svensk översättning längst ned)We've all seen them.Small single wooden candlesticks at the thrift shop that get no respect, left to stand lonely on the shelves month after month.

How To: Reuse a Piano / Hur Man: Återanvänder ett Piano

(Svensk översättning längst ned)Do you have something happy waiting to greet you each and every time you come home?

Clever Household Tricks – Repurposed

This clever household trick goes in the it's-so-easy-I-should-have-thought-of-that-instead-of-yelling-at-my-kids-a-million-times-to-close-the-door file.

Sunny Days and Repurposed Benches

It was a sunny day today. Which led me to thinking about how long it's been since I sat in the sun (Swedish winters are brutally long).

A Shabby Chic “Light” Upcycle

Sometimes there just aren't the right terms to describe a design aesthetic. My friend said she wanted her old hope chest refurbished and upcycled in shabby chic style.

Our DIY Kitchen Remodel

It's the DIY kitchen remodel that never ends. Why? Because of the DIY part!We're ALMOST done. But we've been ALMOST done for the past 3 years! Now it's all about getting up those final pieces of trim, and finally deciding what to do as treatment for the windows (if anything).

Reuse: Old Stuff, New Ways

I love to find new thinkers in the world of reuse and recycle. Like this ridiculously simple but oh-so-clever switcheroo from old sink to new modern chair, courtesy of