and sometimes you don't!
Show me an old ratty piece of furniture and I can usually see it's potential. Many times I can see much more than that...I can totally repurpose it. A few examples:
The TV Stand:
turned Play Kitchen:
The old shutters:
These "not so cute" bar stools:
turned way cuter bar stools:
The not so impressive old dresser:
turned TV/Media Stand:
Anyhoo...you get the point, right?! (BTW, you can see all the "deets" on the above projects, and many more, if you click on the "ABC Projects" at the top of the page!)
But when it comes to cookie cutters, MOST of the time I see them for what they are! Case in point...this cutter:
What do you see? Easy right? You see a bunny's head.
What if you look at it this way:
Well...a week ago, I would have told you that I saw an upside down bunny head!
But thankfully, people like Lizy B had a much better vision...she say "bunny butts"...and because she was so generous to share her little tutorial, I was able to make these:
Stinkin' cute or what?! Be honest...did you see that coming?! Not only were these some of the simplest cookies to make...they are also some of the cutest I have seen in a long time! Love them! Thanks Lizy, for sharing your "vision"!
One more peek:
Speaking of visions...check back later to see what I made (also with the help of the internet) using one of these: