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Redesignade Tekanne Lampor

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Är du som oss, så blir du lätt trött på att se samma gamla lampor i kontorsinredningar. Suck. Bara därför att det är en arbetsplats innebär inte att den måste vara tråkig! Tvärtom så borde den vara det motsatta - en inspirerande…

#PrayForParis

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#PrayForParis. It's what's on our mind these past several days. So we hope you'll share a minute of silence with us - DIY style.     #JeSuisParis You're in our thoughts. Mike…

Shared Studio Upcycle

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  (Svensk översättning längst ned) Did you know that we share our studio? If you need to create something and you lack the space or time at home - we have studio rental by the hour. It even includes the use of our tools. Inspiration…

Redesigned Candlesticks Revisited

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We created 3 series of our redesigned candlesticks before we were through. It was a fun and super satisfying project to keep our hands busy - as if we didn't have enough to do. But sometimes it's good to get away from the 'must do' and spend…

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

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(Svensk översättning längst ned) Do you have something happy waiting to greet you each and every time you come home? I don't mean the husband, kids, dog, cat, hamster, dust bunnies, etc. I mean something that was done just for you...by…

Sunny Days and Repurposed Benches

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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). Which led me to think about sitting on benches. Which led me to thinking about repurposed bench designs.…

Folk Art Furniture

I just LOVE a day when I stumble on an artisan who's creations speak to me. Really, they do. They speak to me. They say, "LOOK AT ME! I'M MARVELOUS!" Like Floyd Gompf's folk art furniture pieces. I love them. I just absolutely love them!…

Our DIY Kitchen Remodel

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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…

Valentine Hearts - Reclaimed Wood

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I have an affinity for hearts... and not just for Valentine's Day. They have their place in my home decor year-round. And you know that I have a soft spot for all things recycled, repurposed, upcycled, and such.  So I'll be searching and searching…

DIY Planning

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DIY projects & workshops. They take a little bit of advance planning if you really want to create something for a specific space. Case in point, a recent recycled window workshop project by Kate. She wanted to come and recreate one of the…