Kristii MacEwen

About Kristii MacEwen

Kristii is the Marketing & Community Outreach Coordinator for Habitat for Humanity Riverside & ReStore. The Riverside ReStore is a non-profit, retail outlet committed to the success of the home building mission of Habitat for Humanity Riverside.

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    How To Repurpose Victor Records Into A Glam Cupcake Stand

    Charmingly Retro Wedding Cake Stand   From the moment I first held a Victor record I had been envisioning the crafting possibilities.  You may have seen them before and dismissed them as outdated or unusable vinyl LPs; however, if you were to hold one you would know immediately that it was no ordinary record.  Rigid,…
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    Diamond Dispensing Gumball Machine For Your Li’l Fashionista

    Imagine your little fashionista, proudly showing off to friends her very own diamond machine! This princess-perfect repurpose project is sure to promote you from mom to “Mom of the Year” or auntie to fairy godmother status! I absolutely loved this vintage gumball machine when it recently showed up for a mere $40 in our Riverside…
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    To Prime or Not to Prime: Refurbish Research at the ReStore

    Have you ever wondered if going through all of the time and trouble of sanding and priming is worth it?  I have, and since I’m busy gearing up for an epic refurbishing project I decided now was the time to find out. For my research I used: • Kilz Latex 2 Primer • Behr Sweet…
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    From Nightstand to Four-Poster Raised Garden Bed

    Berries: sweet, tangy, tart and textured. These starlets of the fresh produce aisle are expensive for a reason-they are finicky little divas! Notoriously picky and prickly, berries don’t like getting their

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    RePurpose Resolution: Be Organized & Fabulous

    Can you find the ‘Hidden Objects’ in this photo? Hint: the theme is kitchen items. Get the tranquil and clutter-free space you deserve without spending a dime! While you are repacking/shoving all of your once-a-year holiday dinnerware back into that hard-to-reach-and-seldom-used-cupboard