Ikea Hack Rast Dresser

Ikea Hack Rast Dresser
Ikea hacks have become very popular. We recently had an Ikea open up in St. Louis and have been hosting Ikea Hack classes! They have been a huge hit and I wanted to show you what we have done so far! We have had a few classes and partnered with O’verlays! O’verlays makes super awesome decals for lack of a better word for a ton of ikea’s furniture lines. It totally takes a simple ikea piece up several several notches.
You can get any of the O’verlays you see here on their website!  They are seriously…

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DIY Bar Cart

Just over a month ago we launched our very first, official Power Tools & Pretty Things DIY Class.
We teamed up with Simpson Strong-Tie™ to bring you DIY DONE RIGHT® project! Our first two Power Tools classes focused on the Indoor/Outdoor Bar Cart. 
So why did we partner with them? Well, their Simpson Strong-Tie® Rigid Tie® RTC2Z connectors make it so so easy for beginner builders!
In the class, which takes about…

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What is Power Tools & Pretty Things?

We have officially launched Power Tools & Pretty Things. What does this mean for Rescued Furnishings? No, we aren’t changing, Don’t Worry! Basically, we are branding our DIY classes and adding power tools classes.  This will let people get a lot more hands on!

What is Power Tools & Pretty Things?

Slowly but surely, we will be transitioning to Power Tools & Pretty Things being the Rescued Furnishings blog and class side of the business. While Rescued Furnishings will remain the furniture/kitchen/design and brick and mortar side of things.

Also, we are working towards adding a…

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Memorial Day Projects

Some of you may have seen me on KSDK last week and I wanted to share some of those Memorial Day projects with you here. These are all super easy and if I can do them, anyone can do them!

Memorial Day Project Ideas

One of my favorite things to do is fold a piece of burlap in an old Pepsi-Cola tray. I use it to hold napkins at parties and it is always a huge hit!

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DIY Classes at Rescued Furnishings are back! We have taken a few weeks off to get ready for the BIG spring DIY event! (10 spots left!)
But- we have 3 DIY classes in March that you will want to check out. Our very popular gel stain class is back on March 23rd and our furniture painting class is March 27th! Our gel stain class is cabinet focused but can be applied easily to refinishing anything. You receive an piece of unfinished and finished wood and learn how to do both! Our furniture painting class features snacks…

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Spring Fling 2015

If you are like me, winter already has you down! Have no fear, you have something to look forward to!
We had an all day DIY event in November. It sold out in 3 weeks! We are announcing our spring event (only 3 months away!) with 12 more available spots! So many changes and things planned for this event! We are so SO excited!!
All the details are below and you can purchase your tickets here. For large groups, contact us for a discount!
This would also…

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St. Louis’ DIY Classes & Headquarters

We expect that our new line of DIY classes will sell out at St. Louis Vintage Market Days in Highland, IL. So hurry and register for yours today! Classes start at just $30!

For info on each class: http://rescuedfurnishings.com/pages/diy-classes

To Register: http://rescuedfurnishings.com/collections/diy-classes

We are so excited to be offering EIGHT different classes this fall. There are a lot of different classes out there offered, so you may be thinking…why take ours?

You don’t have to take a class to be able to use our products, but our classes will eliminate trial and error….

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