French Vintage Friday: Reclaimed Wood Box

Happy Friday! I hope your week has been short and that your weekend plans are amazing!

To get you off to a creative start, let’s see what Emily and I can share with you this week…

For me, anything with a story, is precious. While I love to collect vintage pieces that are intact and can be used for their original purpose or decoratively, I also love things made from old treasures. Repurposed items. Let me show you what I mean….

Check out this little treasure, as an example. It’s now a tiny little treasure box but it was once some wood.

What was it originally used for? Was it on an old building?

Was it part of a piece of old furniture?

How old is it exactly? I can’t tell you that. I can tell you that the wood is very light and very dry. It’s been around a while. I don’t care if this wasn’t what it was originally made into (I can’t tell you that it isn’t, in fact). It still has a story. Maybe a few.

Meanwhile I just like to style it in various places around my home. Like this.

Emily’s Post

To see what Emily is sharing today, just click on the photo below.

Until next week…

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