This weeks Five Favorites are from my dear friend Lisa of The Pennington Point. I absolutely adore her blog. She shares the most creative DIY projects, wonderfully modest fashion all while homeschooling 9 children. She and her daughters also create lovely home décor for their website Shop24.
FIVE favorites? I have so many favorites of everything, how do I choose?!
I love so many things and being on a small budget, it's fun to explore ways to have favorite things around without breaking the bank. So I shall share my 5 favorite ways to add personality to a room without spending a dime.
1. DUMPSTER DIVING
No seriously. I don't dive in dumpsters but I will hit the brakes going 70 miles an hour if I see something in a trash pile that I could reinvent. Last week I pulled an old ladder from a neighbor's trash and he said, "You don't want that! The bottoms of the legs are all rotten." But I took it home, cut off those rotten bottoms and now it's a display shelf. FREE! I grabbed a screen door last year from the trash and I use it to add interest to a tall wall.
Keep reading for four more of Lisa’s spectacular tips!