Category Archives: Dining room

In honor of my dear wonderful husband..

I made this framed wine cork trivet/tray/wall hanging. I saved every cork of every bottle we ever drank. I dumped the plastic ones and just used real cork.. I think it looks pretty cool.. And it brings back wonderful memories … Continue reading

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Making old furniture fun

We inherited all my MIL’s dining room furniture. Not really my favorite, but it was fine for 10 years. It was walnut and oak, NICE quality furniture, just not my style. So, then we inherited MY parent’s dining room furniture. … Continue reading

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The table. Ready for dinner. I changed some stuff. LOL.

I found some really fun square teal chargers (base plates) and put those on top of the round red placemats.. Looks really cool! Each place setting has it’s own salt and pepper – and cute Santa place card. Hmm, what … Continue reading

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In case you need a project for the holidays..

Thought I might post this again – in case you need something to do over the holidays to use all the wine corks from the party you already hosted this month 😉 Yes, a wine cork wreath!!! You might as … Continue reading

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Wine cork wreath..

Saw this on Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/chris-barnes/repurposing-ideas-5-new-uses-wine-corks_b_2277640.html and it made me think of my own Wine cork wreath creation! While at dinner at NoFo @ The Pig (Five Points – Raleigh) I saw this really cool wreath made out of wine … Continue reading

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