Category Archives: Thrift Store Decor

Thanksgiving Hosting Tips & One Table Two Ways- Under $100

Some people get stressed out and unnecessarily worked up over hosting Thanksgiving. I like to approach it with an everything will turn out great attitude. Aside from a fried turkey fire, not much can go wrong. On Thanksgiving the food is clearly the star, Read More →

BLANKET STATEMENT PIECE: luxe thrifted textiles

SHOESTRING DIARIES: LUXE FOR LESS I’ve been wanting to add some rich textures to my home, and have been keeping my eye out while thrifting. So many design blogs and friends’ homes have these lovely handmade/high end textiles that are just so very cozy Read More →

DIY Flower Frame

Looking for a fun, beautiful, and simple summer DIY project? This is the perfect project if you’re wanting to add a little decoration to your bedroom, living room, bathroom, or whatever room it may be! This project adds the perfect touch of delicate Read More →

THRIFTED VACATION ESSENTIALS

VACATIONS ARE EXPENSIVE. There’s almost no way of getting around it. Between taking time off of work, the actual travel, meals, lodging… however you slice it, everything adds up pretty quick. My family goes to a retreat grounds up in Santa Cruz mountains Read More →

UPCYCLED KITCHEN DIY: $1 trick to save the table!

Posted on by Kari | diy | thrift-store-decor

When we moved into our new house in February, our old tiny kitchen table (like 10+ years old) just wasn’t going to cut it in our new dining room. We chatted with a friend who was helping us finish the move about the Read More →

DIY BACKYARD PLAY TENT

PARTY OUTDOORS FOR LESS    Thrifty friends are fun to have. Not only do they also love a good thrifty find and have awesome Pinterest boards, they implement affordably fun ideas that you can totally steal and rock at your own house!    Read More →

THE THRIFTED KITCHEN: COORDINATED PIECES FOR LESS

Posted on by Kari | diy | thrift-store-decor

Thrifting is an art. It’s possible to find amazing quality pieces for less, and pull together a sweet collection of coordinated kitchen items without spending a ton. It might take a little time and patience, but it’s totally worth it. As it’s literally been years in the Read More →

THRIFTED DECOR: BLACK, WILD & GOLD

Posted on by Kari | thrift-store-decor

Home decor doesn’t have to be super expensive. Once you have a color theme and style nailed down, you can always find great pieces secondhand for less. I recently moved into a beautiful new home that is quite a bit bigger (and classier) Read More →

CURTAIN CALL: thrifted DIY window shades from sheets

Posted on by Kari | thrift-store-decor

My family and I recently moved into our new house and we are over the moon in love with it. Going from a tiny house to a big one has a lot of advantages, mainly – more space but one disadvantage is a lot Read More →

DIY DESIGN: POP OF PATTERN WITH UPCYCLED SHEET

Posted on by Kari | diy | thrift-store-decor

HAPPY WEDNESDAY, THRIFTY FRIENDS! I’ve been busybusybusy with exciting new things lately, one of which is moving into our beautiful new house! It’s so much more space for our crazy toddler, and I now have a home office. With a door that LOCKS. So you Read More →