Repurpose Old Windows & Doors

Sometimes finding a wonderful vintage door or window isn’t the problem—envisioning it in a new way is. If you find a cool old window frame but the glass is missing, don’t fret, they have many … Continue reading

3 Ways to Renew Your Favorite Flea Market Finds

Finding a new spot for an old piece can be like getting something new. Here are three easy ways to revive your finds. 1. Changing lampshades is an easy way to update favorite lamps.   … Continue reading

Create a Vintage Vanity

  It is a room built for one, unapologetically feminine, with the objective to make you look beautiful and feel relaxed. A woman’s vanity is a private retreat that she can call her own. Create … Continue reading

DIY Cottage-Style Coasters

   Made from the simplest of supplies, these DIY coasters are something to toast about. Grab your favorite hankie and get started on a sweet craft that will bring a bit of cottage living to your … Continue reading

Get Barb Blair’s Best Upcycling Advice in “Furniture Makeovers”

Barb Blair has officially unlocked everyone’s inner furniture geek. In her new book Furniture Makeovers, Barb lays out step-by-step instructions for discovering nearly any piece of vintage furniture’s hidden beauty—from selecting a quality piece to … Continue reading

Repurpose Flea Market Finds for a Vintage Wedding

6 ways to celebrate a Southwestern-style vintage wedding by repurposing flea market finds.   1) To create the turquoise loveseat (above) that became the bride’s favorite piece, vintage designer Melissa Strukel of PowWow Vintage transformed … Continue reading

Tool Kit: Reupholster Flea Market Furniture

“If you’re serious about learning how to reupholster furniture,” says Jeanne Connolly of Vintage Renewal, “you need the right tools”–and some inspiration! Read on for five must-have reupholstering tools and two of Jeanne’s redesigned pieces … Continue reading

How to Decorate for Christmas with Repurposed Decor

This year, you can give your décor a festive look without braving the holiday aisle at your crowded megastore. Just repurpose things you probably have around the house.     Gather together your holiday colors: … Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE! DIY Fall-Inspired Chair Makeover

Grab that summer wicker chair from the sun porch, and get ready to merge these recycled materials for a fall fashion “No Sew Boho” chair makeover, EXCLUSIVE from expert indie furniture redesigner Jeanne Connolly of … Continue reading

Repurpose a Vintage Window Frame

Sometimes finding a wonderful vintage window isn’t the problem—envisioning it in a new way is. Try adding some personal touches to an empty window frame, to create a unique piece of wall art.     … Continue reading


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Flea Market Décor is working hard on a fresh website (along with some great content). Here are a few highlights that you can look forward to:

DIY Home Décor Ideas: Video and step-by-steps with creative projects that will help you transform your home with flea-market finds.

Reader Home Tours: Beautiful interiors and yards submitted by our readers who want to show of their flea-market style.

Collector's Guides: Whether you adore Jadeite or jewelry, Pyrex-or pre-war industrial design, you'll find something here in our guides to popular collectibles.