A little pinterest and a little dumpster divin'

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

As always I am linking up over at The Vintage Apple 
Yesterday I talked about going over to Dillon to get pieces of wood to work on a little project...well of course as with every project I had to resort to Pinterest for some inspiration, this chick cannot stay away from there! I was so excited to find lots and lots of pins after typing in driftwood and there were a good bit of links to helpful blogs for my project! Winner winner chicken dinner!!! Sorry I just cannot hold back my excitement. 
Also about 2 months ago I scored this old dresser that these people were just going to throw up, well actually they did throw it out and said people...well I don't really even know who they. Yes you read that right, this chick did her first ever dumpster dive! With lots of help from Anthony at 11:00 at night. There is one drawer missing but that's ok because it can serve as a little shelf or something! Well I have been wracking my brain really hard on how I am going to redo this dresser and of course with lots of help from Pinterest I am getting started on it this week, I cannot wait! So here is the inspiration I have been savoring this week from Pinterest:

Make sure you link up all your awesome Pinterest finds from this week over at The Vintage Apple and check out what the other girls have discovered too!
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1. HGTV
2. TaterTots and Jello
3. German Jello Salad
4. Young House Love you have got to check out this blog! They are awesome (:
5. source unknown
6. The Handmade Home
7. The Lettered Cottage awesome tutorial and I really like this one for my dresser maybe minus the numbers but then again they add some character.
8. source unknown - darn because I really liked this one! luckily it is pretty self explanatory
9. Pottery Barn Teen


3. Sunset
4. The Knot - this island is called Jekyl Island in Georia and the island has this section of beach that is just covered in driftwood. There is no swimming here but oh my good Lord it is the most amazing site ever! If you are ever driving through Georgia please take the exit and go check this place out. You are missing out if you haven't.
7. HGTV
10. Dornob

4 comments :

  1. What lovely collages you've created, I love them both! If you don't mind me asking, how do you do that? I've gone into Picassa before and tried to create collages but they never look like the ones you have created... Love the pics!

    My pinterest post - http://storybookloveaffair.blogspot.com.au/2012/04/oh-how-pinteresting_18.html

    Megan @ Storybook Love Affair

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  2. I love all these pins! I especially like the #6 piece of distressed furniture in the first collage. Great post, I'm looking forward to the next!
    If you have the time, I'd love for you to check out my blog and follow!

    Taylor {CoverGirl and Converse}
    http://covergirlandconverse.blogspot.com

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  3. there's so much inspiration in here! I love it! those dresser makeovers are so awesome... thanks for sharing!

    Have a happy Wednesday! {I have a giveaway going on now, & would love for you to enter! amyreneonline.com}

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  4. I seriously love the way you layed these pins out! So much fun to look at!! Newest follower, come by and say hi! :)

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