Crates and Boxes Oh my!

I think I’ve got an addiction to boxes, bins, crates and storage

I LOVE them & I’m always attracted to them first
at markets and shoppes.

Here are some examples:


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Inside of which I’ll put some of these:

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you probably already saw my rainbow bookcase crate

I’m just loving how they’re


within the
wooden crate

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I just snagged this shelf (below) at a little sale

and am on my way to filling it up with bins

not done yet… so you’ll see this in a bit

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I love the color of these drawers
(I don’t have the dresser - only the drawers - so am still deciding how to utilize these)

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this breadbox is gonna have a new life soon

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and wooden boxes

oh how I love wooden boxes with typography!

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I think back to school will have a positive affect
on my ability to

get projects done!

Stick with me and
hopefully I’ll be able to show ya some results of my labors soon!

Chat soon -

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  1. I love the bread box... I did one too but that one is very cool!

  2. I love them too! And those turquoise drawers are really great. I can't wait to see what you do with them.

  3. I really do love how they add character and charm! You some great ideas that are fun too!

  4. LOVE LOVE LOVE those boxes too ... I'm right there with you. My crate and boxes collection is GROWING too. Can't wait to see what you do with the turquoise boxes : )

  5. Love those turquoise drawers...such great pulls and knobs!

  6. Oh the drawers the drawers! I love the color!

    Now onto the dangerous rice krispies post. :)

  7. These are some great finds Lady!! Sheesh. Jealous!
    xo Jeanne

  8. Those green drawers are fantastic! Love that color!!

  9. OOOH! I Love the color of those drawers too!!!

  10. I was just thinking that if you shortened the dresser drawers(the homeless ones) so they werent so deep(could be done pretty easily) They would be cute with the bins on the antique shelf you have pictured!!!

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