Curb Find: Closet Organizers

Curb Mart was running a special on closet organizers last night. We rescued all of these things from a single curb pile:

Plastic Shoe Boxes

11 plastic storage bins. 9 with lids. 2 without …

Shelf Organizers

2 large shelf organizers …

Box of Hangers

and a bunch of hangers. I’ll keep the white ones for my closet, and save the rest for the next consignment sale.

Did you have any good curb finds this weekend? I’d love to hear about them.

Equip Your Car for Yard Saling/Curb Shopping

What to Keep in Your Car for Yard Saling/Curb Shopping

The return of warm weather means the return of yard sale and curb shopping season. Equip your car with the right gear, so you’ll be ready to snag those deal when you spot them. Here’s what I keep in my car (and what I recommend keeping in yours) … [Read more...]

Cheap Art

Moulding Art

Pay a lot for artwork? Nah, that just isn’t my style. In fact, you see the collage pictured above? It’s made of door trim from old homes that were slated for demo. I scooped up a stack of trim at a yard sale, and asked my husband to nail them together for me. I just love all the contrasting colors and textures and the history behind the piece.

Want to see what else I have hanging on the walls of my house? Let’s take a quick tour. [Read more...]

Organizing with Curb Finds

Coke Crate Storage

Getting organized doesn’t have to cost a ton of money. Check out these organization solutions that I created from curb finds. [Read more...]

Curb Find: Vintage Jars

JFG Jars

We were headed home from a yard sale Saturday when my husband suddenly stopped the car and started backing up. I knew he must have seen something good in the curb pile that we’d just passed, but I could only see cardboard boxes from my side of the car. Well, it turns out those boxes were full of vintage jars. There were red JFG peanut butter jars (which I just recently started collecting) [Read more...]