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Join us in celebrating the first anniversary of our blog that launched on Earth Day 2014 by revisiting some of our favorite posts.
April 22, 2015

Happy anniversary to the 'Why ReStore?' blog!

Join us in celebrating the first anniversary of our blog that launched on Earth Day 2014 by revisiting some of our favorite posts.

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Wendi found a broken wicker chest of drawers at her Habitat ReStore that she turned into a bedroom piece for her son.
April 7, 2015

How to create a faux wooden pallet look

Wendi found a broken wicker chest of drawers at her Habitat ReStore that she turned into a bedroom piece for her son.

Emily walks us through the step-by-step process of how to dye Easter eggs with your family using natural, non-toxic dyes made at home.
March 26, 2015

Organic Easter egg dyeing

Emily walks us through the step-by-step process of how to dye Easter eggs with your family using natural, non-toxic dyes made at home.

A whimsical tea party in the woods was created using repurposed materials — many from the Habitat ReStore.
March 11, 2015

A secret garden of found treasures for my child

A whimsical tea party in the woods was created using repurposed materials — many from the Habitat ReStore.

Charlotte found the pieces of an old kitchen island at her local ReStore and transformed it into, as she calls it, her “kitchen savior.”
February 25, 2015

Building my dream kitchen island with help from the ReStore

Charlotte found the pieces of an old kitchen island at her local ReStore and transformed it into, as she calls it, her “kitchen savior.”

The Bend Area Habitat for Humanity reopened its ReStore with a fundraising event showcasing the “Doors to the Future Upcycled Art Show.”
February 6, 2015

An art show fundraiser benefits a reopened ReStore

The Bend Area Habitat for Humanity reopened its ReStore with a fundraising event showcasing the “Doors to the Future Upcycled Art Show.”

Emily took an old pair of homemade lamps from the 1970s and gave them a fresh look with some primer, paint and new shades.
January 27, 2015

A new life for a pair of glass gallon jugs

Emily took an old pair of homemade lamps from the 1970s and gave them a fresh look with some primer, paint and new shades.