WHERE UNIQUE IS ORDINARY!

reclaimed ~ repurposed ~ salvaged collections

FOR HOME & GARDEN

April 24, 2018

HOORAY! new rag rugs are here!
in great spring and summer colors
          Come stock up for inside & out!

March 31, 2018

HOT OFF THE WORK BENCH
~ a Checkered Corner Original
 
Measuring only 18" wide by 15" deep this repurposed piece is a beautiful fit for any room or outdoor space.  An old door ~ upside down drawer on some great legs ~ with added shelf for extra storage.  Another top shelf with rake head offers more display space.







(accessories & samples not included with purchase)
Add any collections your choose!
which for me is usually a stack of old
books and some great pottery . . .

March 20, 2018

Rescued old window with added planter basket and vinyl birds & branches makes a fun seasonal accent piece

add your favorite collection


EASTER decor galore






WHY NOT? plant it RUSTIC
in old military ammo cans

March 13, 2018

SPRING IS BLOOMING

at the Carriage Shoppes.  Find tons of decor, garden & gift items to celebrate a new season


 

FIND FUN REPURPOSED
SELECTIONS FOR SPRING
IN CHECKERED CORNER
booth spaces


tired black crate connects with weathered shutter to create a perfectly rustic container for florals, magazines, bath towels or whatever speaks to you...     


March 1, 2018

In the frigid cold of Wisconsin last month these gorgeous resilient creatures inspired the theme for Checkered Corner for MARCH

B I R D S   &    B L O O M S
 
SOOOOOO READY for some green grass and flowers prompts me to add SPRING decor at the shop this month.  Come find some fun treasures for your home and outdoor spaces.













 



January 29, 2018

CELEBRATING FEBRUARY!
Red Heart Sale ~ 20% off many items
altered books, furniture, decor & more








Find Checkered
Corner deals in
my booth spaces

at The
Carriage
Shoppes

OPEN
Mon-Sat
10am to 5pm





Find a new way to say "I LOVE YOU" . . .




January 15, 2018

It's a new year and TIME TO GET ORGANIZED!  Can't even WALK into my little studio space at home.  Hard to think about being CREATIVE in 
this chaos...


cha·os
ˈkāˌäs/
noun
  1. complete disorder and confusion.
    "snow caused chaos in the region"
    synonyms:disorderdisarraydisorganizationconfusionmayhembedlampandemoniumhavoc,turmoiltumultcommotiondisruptionupheaval
      


    Adding casters to these two antique chairs to use in studio