Copyright (c) 2019 en-us JUNKMARKET Style - Greencolleen's posts JUNKMARKET Style - Greencolleen's posts Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:05:32 -0700 JUNKMARKET Style - Greencolleen's posts JUNKMARKET Style - Greencolleen's posts <![CDATA[recycled candle holder by mhc designs]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 06:35:00 -0700 recycled candle holder by mhc designs Posted by greencolleen
rusty old horse shoes with my fav color of insulators . my hubby did the welding I only picked out the perfect insulators , a perfect marriage ;). it was actually harder than it looks to get it lined... ]]>
<![CDATA[functional sofa table]]> Sun, 10 Feb 2013 07:43:25 -0800 functional sofa table Posted by greencolleen
this is a sofa table that slides over the cusion so you can set your coffee next to you ;). We have used it so much I need to refinish the top. My husband did the steel fabrication and I did the 7... ]]>
<![CDATA[our aspen coat rack by mhc designs]]> Sun, 10 Feb 2013 07:33:08 -0800 our aspen coat rack by mhc designs Posted by greencolleen
my husband did the steel fabrication and I did the paint . This is a 7 layer technique with lots of texture. ]]>
<![CDATA[functional repurposing ;)]]> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 18:45:47 -0700 functional repurposing ;) Posted by greencolleen
When I started making my own laundry soap I had to have a cool container to store it in. So a pairing of lidless glass canister with old pot lid. The blogs are great at tutes on how to apply... ]]>
<![CDATA[an affordable knockoff ;)]]> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 09:19:52 -0700 an affordable knockoff ;) Posted by greencolleen
Pottery Barn knock off. the drink dispensers in pottery barn catalog are $79.00 with the stands at $20.00 to $25.00 . So being frugal my stand was $1.00 and my dispenser was $4.00. The tray is a... ]]>
<![CDATA[junk swap]]> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 08:52:00 -0700 junk swap Posted by greencolleen
its been awhile but finally got the photos taken . Still playing with my camera. Sooooo much to learn. ]]>
<![CDATA[junk swap ;)]]> Sat, 07 Jan 2012 07:09:49 -0800 junk swap ;) Posted by greencolleen
well the rake head was great i have a hand forged one that my husbands grandfather made yrs ago it holds out keys headlights ect. also Pam sent me parts from a mercedes ha ha will be the closest ill... ]]>
<![CDATA[vintage chimes]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2011 19:48:02 -0800 vintage chimes Posted by greencolleen
finally got one done. I have been collecting silver sugar bowls for a few yrs . I used fishing leaders +vintage silverware and a thrifted sugar bowl, I've seen these on line for $25.00 to $50.00 ... ]]>
<![CDATA[better pics of my silverware chandie]]> Sun, 20 Nov 2011 16:44:00 -0800 better pics of my silverware chandie Posted by greencolleen
I know that I have posted this before in fact this was my 1st ever post. a real stretch for a not so computer savvy person. So for my b day this yr my honey bear got me a nikon camera .Way over my... ]]>
<![CDATA[upcycled footstool ;)]]> Fri, 04 Mar 2011 10:53:32 -0800 upcycled footstool ;) Posted by greencolleen
i was inspired by miss mustard seed and donna of funky junk. this is a solid piece but so awful. i never really liked the legs but after i painted them white not so bad. i could not get that vinyl... ]]>
<![CDATA[thrifted anthro knockoff ]]> Fri, 04 Mar 2011 10:29:39 -0800 thrifted anthro knockoff Posted by greencolleen
saw a anthrpologie knockoff on line. which was actually better than the original [$300.00] .so since gretchen inspired me to collect vintage jewelry i had quite a bit ;). this was made with old... ]]>
<![CDATA[junk swap 2009]]> Thu, 16 Dec 2010 07:51:27 -0800 junk swap 2009 Posted by greencolleen
recieved these cards fron gretchen. repurposed as love notes for my tree ;). i was going to frame them but this is better. tis the season. oh and merry christmas to all ;) ]]>
<![CDATA[junk swap no 3]]> Tue, 04 May 2010 14:35:38 -0700 junk swap no 3 Posted by greencolleen
made this necklace for nurses day raffle . used a key with scrabble letters , then added blue charm and a bottle with pearls from gretchen. taking pics of small items is really difficult for me so... ]]>
<![CDATA[junk swap no2]]> Tue, 04 May 2010 14:02:36 -0700 junk swap no2 Posted by greencolleen
got these cabinet doors for $1.00 ea .so made chalk boards. no 1 for my daughter celebration charm is from gretchen for junk swap ;). no 2 is for raffle for nurses week. ]]>
<![CDATA[true american junk;)]]> Mon, 26 Apr 2010 14:23:59 -0700 true american junk;) Posted by greencolleen
saw this on the way to Grand Falls Az [ this is a spring time water fall in az] i so wanted the perfectly rusted seat springs but needed a bolt cutter to get them out so had to be content to get the... ]]>
<![CDATA[junk swap no1]]> Mon, 26 Apr 2010 12:30:29 -0700 junk swap no1 Posted by greencolleen
recieved these swedish flash cards from gretchen, this is an over head light in my hallway. before run of the mill now it makes me smile ;). did use glue dots to cover the bulb holder with wide... ]]>
<![CDATA[junk swap from gretchen /mimi toria]]> Mon, 05 Apr 2010 11:14:26 -0700 junk swap from gretchen /mimi toria Posted by greencolleen
so got my box from gretchen ;) . too fun like christmas, i know ya'll understand. my favs the vintage kodac film can,  vintage coin purse, bottle caps, mother of pearl buttons watch piece... ]]>
<![CDATA[whatnots and thrift store finds ;)]]> Fri, 19 Mar 2010 16:33:56 -0700 whatnots and thrift store finds ;) Posted by greencolleen
found these wood cabinets doors for $1.00 each wow couldnt resist. any ideas ????? the denim will become curtains for guest bedroom. the cantine will be a vase shades of sue. the metal banding will... ]]>
<![CDATA[coat tree]]> Fri, 19 Mar 2010 16:26:44 -0700 coat tree Posted by greencolleen
i designed and my husband built this for us. its pipe and different sizes of rod . heavy+ very sturdy. will do the faux birch at some point. looks great in our home. big fan of hooks here ;). so... ]]>
<![CDATA[last score 09]]> Thu, 31 Dec 2009 21:54:27 -0800 last score 09 Posted by greencolleen
a single mom at work wanted to get a wooden kitchen for her young son. so during a mountain snow storm on wed i found this at the local goodwill. it was priced at $16.00 but got a discount and got it... ]]>
<![CDATA[lamp finial]]> Wed, 30 Dec 2009 11:31:06 -0800 lamp finial Posted by greencolleen
been thinking of a christmas finial for some time and when "itsnotjunktome"[ i think] did her finial got inspired again. soo here it is, did bleach for 2 days the previous color was pretty ickie this... ]]>
<![CDATA[what will it become?]]> Thu, 03 Dec 2009 10:06:24 -0800 what will it become? Posted by greencolleen
when im at work my girls [aka jessie and katie] stay in the old laundry room its off the garage and has a cement floor. ive tried pillows and rugs they become toys and end up outside. so i made a dog... ]]>
<![CDATA[dressed up chairs]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2009 15:05:41 -0800 dressed up chairs Posted by greencolleen
really wanted to dress up my dining room chairs, so i sewed a button to the top of the chair cover. used ribbons i had saved from sheet sets, gift bags,candles ect, added these great leaves [got on... ]]>
<![CDATA[simple monday tree topper]]> Mon, 30 Nov 2009 11:40:16 -0800 simple monday tree topper Posted by greencolleen
my mom wore this pin on her winter coat, she passed away in 1980. so i married it to a crocheted medalian my maternal grandmother made [i got a bunch of these] . this has been my tree topper... ]]>
<![CDATA[junk art fan pulls]]> Fri, 13 Nov 2009 18:56:53 -0800 junk art fan pulls Posted by greencolleen
got inspired by roadtriplouise few months back she made these great necklaces soooo i thought would make great fan pulls since the one in my craft room broke. ;) ]]>
<![CDATA[wood rack]]> Sun, 08 Nov 2009 20:25:40 -0800 wood rack Posted by greencolleen
last yr we had a tremdous amt of snow, my husband had shoulder surgery in dec. so we brought wood inside and stacked on floor . worked really well but was a mess and scuffed up the woodwork and wall... ]]>
<![CDATA[15 yr old unfinished project ;)]]> Fri, 06 Nov 2009 12:17:38 -0800 15 yr old unfinished project ;) Posted by greencolleen
ok not junk but unfinished projects got to figure in there some where!  get this started this about 15 yrs ago. friend at work had a baby was doing his room in target baby jungle. sooo... ]]>
<![CDATA[fun with words]]> Mon, 21 Sep 2009 18:34:40 -0700 fun with words Posted by greencolleen
i havent had any luck finding scabble tiles, so where do you folks get them??? but did find this game actually found 2 games word up , great letters. was going to do jewery but letters are too big... ]]>
<![CDATA[simple monday fix to unfinished project ;)]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2009 14:25:26 -0700 simple monday fix to unfinished project ;) Posted by greencolleen
so its simple monday and i finally figured out how to finish off this project. yrs ago my husband pulled this wood stove out of our garage he had replaced it with a more efficient model. sooooo that... ]]>
<![CDATA[ lawnchair to patio pillow]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2009 12:07:00 -0700  lawnchair to patio pillow Posted by greencolleen
my daughter + her friend are big time cardinal fans. so the chair broke as they do. but the fabric was still good with these great embroidered cardinals . soooo i dug it out of the trash and sewed up... ]]>
<![CDATA[my version of $100. shower curtain :)]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2009 20:38:35 -0700 my version of $100. shower curtain :) Posted by greencolleen
so saw a shower curtain at anthropologie for $100. liked the look not the price. got a bedskirt at thrift store $6.00 [shabbie chic] added a queen bedskirt and shower curtain i already had. married... ]]>
<![CDATA[ive had this glass jug for 30 yrs]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2009 13:10:58 -0700 ive had this glass jug for 30 yrs Posted by greencolleen
this is a glass jug got from a friend about 30 yrs ago :) even my husband likes it as a lamp. shade close out item from target got a while back. notice its green :) ]]>
<![CDATA[my washer in full bloom]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2009 13:04:29 -0700 my washer in full bloom Posted by greencolleen
this is my washer even the scoffers see the beauty :). placed so i can enjoy from my kitchen ]]>
<![CDATA[freebee's from a friend]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2009 12:49:54 -0700 freebee's from a friend Posted by greencolleen
so we were busy over the weekend. a friend of ours is moving soooo i got the washer :) did give them some cash for gas tho [it was only right] the washer was cooler than i remembered. it will be a... ]]>
<![CDATA[spring is finally here :)]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2009 11:31:09 -0700 spring is finally here :) Posted by greencolleen
these are my 1st daffodiles . the wind lately has been ferocious so if im to enjoy my flowers snip and bring in. the sea glass actually acts as a flower frog ]]>
<![CDATA[a good day shopping :)]]> Sat, 04 Apr 2009 14:22:42 -0700 a good day shopping :) Posted by greencolleen
found these lamps at 2.95 ea so bought all 7 of them. :) you cannt even get lamp parts for that. got the cart for $3.00 may try to post the other picture ]]>
<![CDATA[earing holder]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2009 21:59:10 -0700 earing holder Posted by greencolleen
for years i've been trying to find something cool for my post and ear wire earings. so a $2 goodwill frame and jute. the jewlery becomes the art. my friends at work are ordering them up :) ]]>
<![CDATA[spoon lite cosie]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2009 21:36:13 -0700 spoon lite cosie Posted by greencolleen
spoon lite cosie, not sure what is saved so may try this again, tada! saw a spoon chandie in a mag for about $4000. too rich for me so this is my  version :) ]]>