Welcome one and all! It’s time for some fun with Junkin Joe. Grab a cuppa…sit back and share your upcycled creations, your creative crafts, delicious sweet recipes, home decor ideas, refurbished and painted furniture, vintage finds, flea market treasures and everything in between. Then check out what others have been creating. It’s a Junkin Joe Family Affair! Everyone is welcome…you can even link up your Etsy shops for a little bit more exposure. It’s now time for Upcycling with Junkin Joe!
Hi there everyone. Hope you are all warm and cozy! It has been an arctic freeze here but we are now warming up…YAY!!! Let’s check out what you have been up to and then you can show us what you have been creating once again at the Party! Love seeing you each and every week.
Ok…you guys know how we are about dogs in my home…so this by FAR is the best entry of the week!!!! Sorry everyone…you have to know that puppies trump everything ! Come and find out about Jen over at Driftwood Gardens (Jersey Shore) GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY!
It’s 4 in the morning…I have a nice big hot cup of black coffee next to me and I just wish I had a nice slice of this amazing looking Lemon Poppy Seed Cake freshly baked by Aimee over at Twigg Stuidos. One word for this confection…YUM!!!
Oh…I can also smell the delicious aroma of fresh baked French Bread by Shop Girl…you guys are killing me here!
Then we can grab some very sweet and sensational treats over at twelve O eight! How is it that my coffee is still lonely : )
How about a very impressive furniture upcycled project! Revived by Delia refurbished this gorgeous Rustic Empire Dresser with some hard work and a gorgeous touch of Peacock Blue Milk Paint. Drop by for the before and after and of course the DIY!
Live Love Scrap had a very wonderful year of thrifting…check out her top 5 finds…here is my favorite…love this vintage camera! Remind me to tell you why some day!
Over at Restoration Redoux…you can see her top ten re-do’s of the year! It’s a very impressive collection…I am sharing my favorite lady in red here…drop by to see the other beauties!
Besa GM had a spectacular year also! Drop by and be dazzled by her top ten projects! I had a very hard time picking a favorite…but I had to go with this incredibly fabulous Pom Pom Edged Blanket…do you think it has something to do with it being 8 degrees this morning and that is WARM considering the temps from the last week! Well I know I would LOVE to cuddle up in with this beauty!
Top ten is being shared over at Finding Pennies and Danielle has some REAL beauties! It is hard to choose a favorite…but I have to pick Jameson as my man…isn’t he handsome!!! : )
It’s now time for the Top Ten over at a Vintage Green! I love this frame…check out the other 9 stunners!
We call it Junkin shares the years find and WOW were they amazing…this is my fav…I give it a WOW! These antique typesetter trays are fabulous! Congrats on the new Etsy Store!
Over at Scrapability…TOP TEN of the Year! Here’s MY fav…the palette deck…WOW WOW!!!
The Echo Chic Junk Market has some amazing upcycled piece to share! Just take a peek!
Our friend Anne Up North in the wonderful world of Canada had a very busy year …check out all of her makeovers …especially this marvelous Laundry Mudroom!!!
Leave it to Denise…on a whim to start the year off with a fabulous upcycled project! LOVE it and can fill 100 of them : )
Don’t miss out on this feature over at Artsy VaVa…it’s helpful and SHINES a BRIGHT light on how to take better pictures!!! Check out her new light box and what she is leaning…then bookmark!!!
I bet you Nicer Than New can make you smile! Check out her smile jar!
Sweetwater Style shows us a nifty little trick…how to narrow the legs on your pants!
Our dear friend Martinel wishes us a special angel to be with us this year : )
A little bit of Everything has the first finds of the year…here’s one…perfect for the Super Bowl…go check out the rest!
Have you seen this amazing vintage butter churn over at Penny’s Vintage? It’s fantastic…there is so much more prettiness to see!!! Check it out! : )
Do you think PYREX holds a place in our future this year? Of course it does because our Favorite 2 sisters and Maddie keep finding the best pyrex find!!! Check them all out PLUS!
Sir Thrift A lot has some cool New Finds!!! Check them out…don’t you just love a pink dish!
Andromeda Vintage has an awesome new find plus more!!!! Check out this super cool Dansk Design Candle Holder! So unique!
We can’t forget Adirondack Girl @ Heart and all of her fabulous finds!!! Love them!
Some cool vintage butterflies have flown into cathey with an e‘s New Year along with some other cool finds! Fly over and visit!
You will find a very interesting find over at Thrifty Amos with history…it’s worth a visit…I found it very interesting : )
Check out It’s not you …it’s me over at Night Garden Blog!
Drop by the liberal lady kay …she has some useful and interesting info to share!
Our dear friend Creative Khadija just wanted to say…
if you are looking to bring the Happiness and Brightness of the Holiday into the new Year…drop by It’s always Ruetten
So there you have it my friends! A wonderful week through the eye of The Cottage Market…Junkin Joe! You guys are the best! Loved everything and can’t wait for another week of fun…finds and adventure!