How to: keep brown sugar soft, use marshmallows (they hold moisture).
It’s wine o’clock (somewhere) — time to share a wine-related repurposing find:
Mount a vintage rake head on a wall and store wine glasses on it. (Idea and photo from Tattered Style.)
For other ideas, scroll through the Unconsumption “wine o’clock” archive here.
Bonus: As many of you have seen, photos of old rake heads used as jewelry and belt organizers have been circulating around the blogosphere for quite some time. I thought we’d posted something about the idea last year; turns out, we did not. So, now, thanks to Readymade (source of the photo below), we have!
DIY: Sliding Storage System
For those woodsmen at heart.
Clever Kitchen Storage
While regular kitchen cupboards serve a useful purpose, there’s something eye-catching and appealing about these open (and organized) storage shelves. Designer John Gidding wanted to separate the kitchen from the dining area but still keep the entire space open and airy. By adding the small wall divider, he was able to turn a small kitchen into two separate rooms. Plus, the floor-to-ceiling shelves are the perfect place to store and display favorite items and pretty glassware.