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A few genius trash-to-treasure ideas

Photos by Arno Dimmling

Show off your DIY skills and reduce waste by creating awesome furniture, art and more from random items around your house. Here are a few great ideas from Hospice Care of the Lowcountry’s Thrift Store Flip event at LOCAL Life headquarters. Individuals picked up items at local thrift stores and transformed them into something creative and new. Those items were then displayed in a silent auction and raised nearly $5,000 for Hospice’s many programs. Here were a few of our favorites.


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