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About Me: I am the creative person behind Ribbonwood Cottage. A mother, wife and grandmother. My goal in life is to leave a lasting legacy to my family that life is incredible. God gave us this one life and it is worth the journey! A believer. A pianist, church music and worship director. Focused on intentionally living the best life possible.

June 7, 2008

More trash to treasure!!!

Hello thanks for visiting! There are several posts to look at since it wouldn't all fit on one!!!! These wooden pieces were bought at a thrift store, glue together and painted white. I love to buy wooden bowls, plates, candlesticks and then glue them together to make serving dishes.

You know it occurred to me that God in His greatness was the first to turn trash into treasure! He takes our brokeness and makes us new again. He makes us white as snow! Wow, talk about divine shabby chic!!!

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leesiebella said...

Hi Debbie~ What a great idea with the bowls and candlesticks! So easy!

Thanks for sharing!

ABOUT ME said...

Love your shabby painted treasures! Thanks for sharing today. Take care. Di

Stephanie ~ Angelic Accents said...

Love all your trash to treasures! Adorable picket fence uses, especially with the rake! And I really love & appreciate what you said about the Lord ~ divinely shabby chic makeovers ~ what a great thought!

I'll have to show my little granddaughter your daughter's pink/black room ~ she'll love it!

Angelic Accents

Michele said...

Hi Debbie,

First, I want to thank you for the wonderful goodies you sent me in the giveaway package! I received it on Saturday, and I love the chicken eyeglasses holder you made! My favorite thing was actually the aqua colored egg though because that's the color of my kitchen and living room. Thank you for including the pretty card you made, too!

I really love your creativity by taking the different pieces and creating new treasures with them. Thanks for sharing!!


Christa from Chloe Rose said...

You had a lot to share on your trash to treasure postings....great reading. I'm inspired to bring out all my Americana decor for my front porch....it's that time of year!

Smiles -

Chloe Rose

Miss Gracie's House said...

Yes, that is the ultimate trash to treasure-God's grace!
I love the candlestick/bowl combo-great idea!