All of us here at All Things New Again have that one favorite thing we keep an eye out for when we go treasure hunting.
I can never pass up a cute little table.
My mom is all about the vintage plates and tea cups.
My dad has never met a crusty, rusty tool or piece of hardware he didn’t like. (The crustier and rustier the better.)
“What are you going to do with that?” my mom and I always ask him.
And he always comes up with a clever up cycling idea!
Look at what he did with a vintage hand drill he found somewhere. He attached it to this cute little table that my mom painted and decoupaged with paper napkins. It’s the perfect project to feature for February’s Up cycle Sharin’ Challenge! Our theme this month is Hardware. See below for how you can enter to win a $100 gift card from our sponsor D. Lawless Hardware.
Up cycle Sharin’ Challenge
Up cycle Sharin’ is a Facebook community with 50,000+ members dedicated to all things re-used and re-purposed. I’m one of the admins along with a group of awesome bloggers who come up with the best up cycling ideas. Check out their blogs.
Up cycle Sharin’ Admins
Sadie Seasongoods, Duct Tape and Denim, Simple Nature Decor, Homeroad, Dukes & Duchesses, Chatfield Court, Mixed Creations, Lovely, ETC, A Crafty Mix, Pillar Box Blue, Refresh Restyle, Organized Clutter, Twelve on Main, All Things New Again, Exquisitely Unremarkable, My Sweet Things, Ever Change Productions, and Salvage Sister & Mister.
If you are not a member of Up cycle Sharin’ already, I invite you to join the group. It’s a lot of fun.
Every month we host an Up cycle Sharin’ Challenge where group members submit their projects to go along with that month’s theme. February’s theme is Hardware. That is open to so many amazing up cycling possibilities. I can’t wait to see what everyone comes up with!
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How to Enter
Entering is easy.
All you have to do is scroll down to the bottom of this blog post and link up your project.
Your project must include some form of hardware to be eligible.
If you have a blog, please add a link to the post about your project.
If you don’t have a blog, no worries. You don’t need a blog to enter the challenge. Just click on the blue box (below) that says “Add your link” and upload a photo of your project.
The deadline to submit a project is February 15.
Voting opens on February 16 and runs until the end of the month. So come back, vote for your favorite project and share with your family and friends.
Winner will be chosen by the most votes and announced on March 1 over in the Up cycle Sharin’ Facebook group. Good luck to everyone who enters!
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Here are more Hardware inspiration posts from this month’s participating Up cycle Sharin’ admins
Salvage Sister and Mister | Organized Clutter | Dukes and Duchesses
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Enter Your Upcycled Hardware Project Here!
For some reason, entries are posting horizontally on my page instead of vertically. Please scroll sideways to see all of the projects and vote for your favorite starting Feb. 16.