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Lemon Twist

We have grown into a society that believes we fit a certain model. When it comes to clothing we expect that we are a small, medium or large – we believe that because its a 10 we should be able to fit. To our horror when its too big or too small. I have been …

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Estate Side Table Flip

If you haven’t checked out the Estate Sale Finds post and video I recommend reading those first as you’ll get more of the back story on these two matching side tables. The paint I used for all my previous flips was the wall paint I picked up for $18 at Walmart, the Glidden brand in …

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Refinished Coffee Table

I purchased two wood framed coffee tables when I first arrived in Medicine Hat two years ago from a couple on Kijiji. They have been a great fit for all of my apartments out west but lately I’ve been finding they just aren’t needed in my current decor. I decided to try selling them on …

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Sweater Re-Design

I ventured into Urban Planet a store I generally stay far away from, but I was on the hunt for warm patterned leggings. I had no luck in the leggings department but I did find myself looking through all the discounted sweaters. I saw this sweater dress-tunic on for under $10… It was just the …

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Reviving Broken Jewellery

I can honestly say one of my favourite past-times is creating or reconstructing jewellery. Enough so that I have my own business doing it! In regards to thrifting mind you, if you can wield a pair of small pliers you can save a ton of money on jewellery and accessories. Most stores wouldn’t be too …

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