I love this simple upcycled outdoor table from Sunset--not only is it recycled, it doesn't use any difficult techniques or unusual items--just a few screws and you're done!
I'm shocked I've never tried this deliciously simple recipe: avocado toast. This is discussed as a breakfast food, but I have a feeling this would be delicious anytime. Enjoy!
Posted by August Vintage on Monday, August 2, 2010
Sure, I may never have floor-to-ceiling windows or a mod industrial loft, but that doesn't mean I can't be inspired by one! The chandelier is a perfect compliment to the muted colors of the floor, the raw wood, and furniture.
Ever the frugalista, I'm always on the lookout for helpful tips on feeding my money-conserving instincts. This blog post on stripping furniture is a great way to renew an existing resource (vintage furniture) and expose the diamonds in the rough you can find at your local thrift stores.
Posted by August Vintage on Wednesday, July 28, 2010
This is a great DIY for creating stylish storage (that's also sturdy!). You're only limited by the choices of oil cloth.
Just in time for a barbecue this weekend, here's a great recipe for roasted corn. Enjoy!
Posted by August Vintage on Monday, July 26, 2010
It's time to start (seriously) thinking about a kitchen remodel--but, spending money always pains me. I'm thinking that Ikea might be the solution--nice cabinets at affordable prices...assembly required of course. Here's a great collection of real-life Ikea kitchens for inspiration.