Posts Tagged "wood"

Vendor Spotlight :: Tchotchkes

Posted by on Feb 14, 2014 in The RE Blog, Vendor Spotlight | 0 comments

Vendor Spotlight :: Tchotchkes

After years of finding treasures and creating beautiful designs for their own homes, vendors Tasha Wilkinson and Rachelle Haydel decided to bring their passion to the public: one-of-a-kind discovered treasures transformed into spectacular pieces for your home.

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Vendor Spotlight :: Elegant Lady

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in The RE Blog, Vendor Spotlight | 0 comments

Vendor Spotlight :: Elegant Lady

Vendor Amie Fontenot stocks lots of nature-related items in her Elegant Lady booth. She finds that unique items draw customers to her booth, and she gets many compliments on her creativity and resourcefulness.

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Why Shop Vintage?

Posted by on Feb 27, 2013 in Home, The RE Blog | 0 comments

Why Shop Vintage?

We’d like to discuss another issue that’s near and dear to our hearts — the advantages of decorating with vintage, antique, and heirloom pieces! ​If you think of “antique” and “vintage” ​as synonyms for “old” and “out-of-style,” you simply haven’t been shopping in the right place​!

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10 Reasons You Should Visit the RE Market

Posted by on Feb 14, 2013 in Home, The RE Blog | 0 comments

10 Reasons You Should Visit the RE Market

The Grand Opening of the RE Market is coming up on February 28th, and you’re invited! In case you’re curious about why you should come visit us on the 28th (or even before), we’ve put together this list of reasons you’ll be glad you stopped by.

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5 Steps for Layer Painting Wood • RE Idea Corner

Posted by on Aug 10, 2012 in Home, The RE Blog, Video |

5 Steps for Layer Painting Wood • RE Idea Corner

In the second installment of our •Re Idea Corner• video series, RE refurbisher Lanette Maggiore LeJeune will show us how to layer paint new wood.

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5 Ideal Woods for Various Projects • Heritage How-To

Posted by on Aug 8, 2012 in Home, The RE Blog |

5 Ideal Woods for Various Projects • Heritage How-To

In the second installment of our video series Heritage How-To, Master Carpenter Todd Bellard explains the individual characteristics of five species of wood: German Beech, Poplar, Spanish Cedar, Tupelo, and Aromatic Cedar.

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5 Essential Tools for Your Home Workshop • Heritage How-To

Posted by on Aug 2, 2012 in Home, The RE Blog, Video |

5 Essential Tools for Your Home Workshop • Heritage How-To

In this video, our Master Carpenter Todd Bellard answers a question he is often asked: “What tools do I need to get started in my home workshop?” Todd shows us the five basic tools required for any fledgling woodworker, and also gives advice on what kind of projects will require each tool.

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Caring for Your Wood and Mother Nature

Posted by on Apr 13, 2012 in Home, The RE Blog |

Caring for Your Wood and Mother Nature

Today’s topic: how to care for your beautiful heritage, vintage, or new wood pieces WITHOUT using harsh chemicals which will damage your furniture, your health, and your planet. We share our favorite eco-friendly products, as well as DIY recipes for simple cleaners you can make at home.

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Creative Uses for our Reclaimed Crates

Posted by on Mar 24, 2012 in Home, The RE Blog |

Creative Uses for our Reclaimed Crates

Have you seen our rustic cypress crates? Charming and eco-chic in the extreme, they have dozens of aesthetic and practical uses, and best of all, they’re available in our Etsy store. Check out just a few uses we’ve come up with for these perfectly-sized eco accents.

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