For the last several years, every Christmas, my family has done a very simple gift exchange.
This year, my brilliant sisters jokingly suggested doing white elephant gifts instead.
But, being me, I couldn't just leave it at that. . .
Intead, we will be taking items that would typically be white elephants, and turning them into something cool. It's like a family trash to treasure project.
So, to inspire my family on our way, here are a few of my favorite trash to treasure makeovers that I've scoured from the inter-verse.
And remember those old glass lamp shades that would fill up with dead bug bodies. . . well, clean 'em out and fill them with life:
Most of these inspirational projects came from the genius readers over at Design*Sponge.
Okay, family. . .
Let's get to work!