If you hang around the DIY and craft blogosphere, you'll learn one thing quickly: anything can be turned into a light. Anything.… read more
Brian started out with a red vintage suitcase very similar to the one Chris used in Make It! Secondhand Chic:
But he ended up with a very different result!
A couple of 1x4s for reinforcement and some stylish cone-shaped legs give this dogged old suitcase a new leash on life (sorry):
Master Seamstress Betz White writes, "I was trying to come up with a fun Father's Day project when I spied my pile of canvas totes. Nice durable canvas...handy cotton webbing straps...then it hit me. These would make great utility aprons!"
And she was right. Minimal sewing, maximum coverage, and if it happens to get unsightly soiled from too many splatters, you can easily whip up another… read more