A captain's desk from a ship is converted into a shabby-chic writing desk thanks to a paint job and new drawer knobs.
Flea Market Flip host Lara Spencer shares her tips for transforming old, everyday objects into beautiful, functional home decor.
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BEFORE / AFTER
Here's proof once again that anything can be transformed into a light fixture. Most people see a birdcage and rusty floor lamp base, but Lara saw an eclectic floor lamp (and conversation piece).
Just about anything you find at a flea market can instantly become a light fixture. Lara turned this jug into a lamp base and topped it with a shade she created out of old maps of Paris. Get more tips from Lara >>
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Mason jars are ubiquitous in the DIY/upcycling world. Take a stab at the repurposing trend by turning these containers into a rustic chandelier.
How To's & TIPS
When it comes to a functional, organized desk, the more drawers, the better. Lara found a plain table and some old library card catalogs, combining them to create this cool, multi-drawer desk.