Decorating with great finds: 82 ways to use finds from antique stores, garage sales & attics
C. DeCosse, 1995 - Crafts & Hobbies - 128 pages
-- Incorporates second-hand finds into home decor.
-- Filled with creative and practical ideas.
-- Directions on refurbishing and using found fabrics.
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Decorating with Great Finds
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