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I Did A Thing

Okay, we have all seen Pinterest by now. I am sure like me you have all tried and failed at several very interesting Pinterest ideas. Let's be honest with ourselves, they make it look way too easy most of the time. I know I have picked one or two DIY crafts thinking "this will be a piece of cake" and scrapping it half way through because I realized whoever created it on Pinterest was obviously a DIY Home Network Pro.  I could list my Pinterest failures but today I decided to list just one of my successes.

Have any of you seen the play house makeovers? Pinterest has been flooded with them the last few months and I vowed that if I found a used playhouse for the right price (or free) I would snag it and spruce the thing up. Well, my time came. I found a playhouse for cheap that had been collecting dirt, dust and spiders in someones yard for a few years. A neighbor helped me go pick it up and my two day project began.

I paid $40.00 for the playhouse (I tried but could NOT get the person to come down on the price).
I purchased $30.00 in supplies.

Total Spent: 70.00

This particular playhouse brand new is priced at $170.00. (And still ugly brand new).

Here are the before and after photos:

Before

After
My daughter LOVES it and for a kid that plays outside all the time (seriously, she never wants to play inside) the remodel was worth every single cent.

xoxo
Bonnie

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