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New life

New life in any form is inspiring and  invigorating.

 Cast-off objects destined for the dumpster find a new purpose……

a door serves as a blackboard

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a porch light turned upside down is transformed into a candlelit sconce

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an architectural fragment becomes wall art

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a door adds texture to a sleek room

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a window gives dimension to windowless wine storage space

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Looking at objects with fresh eyes, often finds new life for them, adding energy and creativity to any decor.

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To re-purpose

Webster defines purpose:  The reason for which something exists…  Hence, to re-purpose would be to change that reason.  Chicken feeders, door knobs, and flower frogs are just some of  the things that find new life when re-purposed.  In the world of design the result can be……

practical

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decorative

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eye-catching

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quirky

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-Arrangement by Susan Estabrook aka ‘E’-

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or all of the above.

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