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It is amazing what treasures one might find hidden in a thrift shop and what miracles you can make with things bought at a garage sale. Many people have learned to transform the items they bought either at a thrift store or garage sale into wonderful works of art or useful indispensable home accessories. Here are some ideas you can use just by recycling those everyday objects you may have thought were ready to be thrown in the dark corners of your garage. Genius do it yourself ideas you can make from things bought at a garage sale await your critic eye in the gallery below. Some of the ideas presented may not require a trip to a garage sale because you may already have them at home. I mean, who doesn’t own a silk scarf? Right? So before you say goodbye to your old stuff, learn the art of reusing and recycling. Some of these can actually come in handy if you have to attend a last minute party or host a few guests at your home. The best part is – it’s fun and very intriguing because your mind will be open to new things and new perspectives.So cast a glance at the gallery below and don’t forget to leave your valuable feedback in the comment section placed at the end of this article. Enjoy!
#1 use an old serving tray with a mini blackboard to let the family know what will be served at dinner time
#2 drawers look so much better when they are lined inside with fabric
#3 cut an old t-shirt or turtle neck shirt to make a cute tank top for your kid
#4 vases bought at a garage sale can be wrapped in rope for a decorative pattern or to ensure they do not break
#5 before you throw away those old atlases put them in a nice frame to hang anywhere in your home
#6 change the look of an old sweater by sticking it with flowers and polkadots
#7 This is great for a kindergarten – everyone has their own drinking glasses
#8 notice how these make a great shelf for your night lamp and alarm clock?
#9 These used trophies still have some use in them for planting even though they were bought at a garage sale
#10 it’s amazing how an old artifact when painted can look like something expensive that was newly bought from the store
#11 This is a great idea for a table at a wedding using antique frames bought from a garage sale
#12 sew together some throw pillows to create a piece of furniture for your house pet
#13 now you have a place to keep your jewelry – just by spray painting a metal serving tray bought from a garage sale
#14 use stencil vinyl that you bought at a garage sale to name your kitchen canisters – this way there will be no mix up ever again
#15 you can also use those scarves you got at that garage sale to sew some nice pillow cases
#16 spruce up a plain skirt with some small beads or flowers for your kid to wear at a party
I hope you enjoyed checking out these great do it yourself ideas.Feel free to share some of your own projects in the comments section below. Looking forward to reading your ideas.