Crafty, DIY, Photography

DIY: Clothes Hanger to Plate Hanger!

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I’m an avid plate collector apparently, I just can’t pass up a cute plate for .50 cents at a thrift store! And to justify this collection, I’ve taken to using them as decoration :).  Naturally, I got creative, and used my many metal clothes hangers for a more productive purpose!

You need:

  • Metal Hangers (1 clothes hanger makes 2 plate hangers)
  • Wire Cutters
  • Pliers
  • Pins or T-Pins

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DIY Plate Hangers

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DIY Plate Hanger

Ta-Da!  You’re done!!  It takes all of five minutes to make these!  I hung them on the wall with either a small pin, or a T-Pin, depending on how heavy the plate is.

Have fun with this, and share your plate arrangements on the
Abundantly More Facebook Page!!

Until Next Friday!

~Laurel

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7 Minute Shoot..in the Snow…in May…

So, apparently I’ve jinxed spring, because it’s currently May 3, and it’s freezing cold outside, and snowing…it hasn’t snowed in my area in May since 1945 :).  So, to commemorate this strange phenomenon, I do what I do best, take pictures!  Enjoy these pictures of my top model, modeling her vintage look, and if you happen to be in a freezing cold area too, stay warm! 😀

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Mad Mondays: It’s SPRING!!!

Well, Spring has sprung!!  *knock on wood* 😀  Here are a few images from my spring explorations!

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Lace and curls.

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Sometimes I go digging through old barns, and sometimes I find beautiful bottles :D. I wonder what I will be re-purposing them into!?!?!?! 😀

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My favorite shoes ;).

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Life & death

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I went looking for mushrooms, instead I found this super cute little bottle! Maybe if mushrooms were small, shiny and cute I’d have better luck! 😀

Cheers!

~Abundantly More

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Mad Mondays: Pipe Commander

Got the opportunity to sneak down to the pond and take pictures of this handsome, pipe smoking fisherman :).  For anyone that has a “shy guy”, taking pictures doesn’t have to be painful!  He fished & puffed, I walked around with my zoom lens, left him alone, and he just pretended I didn’t have a camera ;). We came out with some beautiful pieces from this impromptu shoot of a natural guy in his natural environment.  I’ll probably have some more to share with you later :).

Enjoy!

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P.S. His goal is to have a beard as long as Phil Robertson’s, from Duck Dynasty!  So we’ll probably have to get more pictures at that point ;D.

Pipe Commander

Pipe Commander

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