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Buffet Cart

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Upcycled Refurbishments | 0 comments

Buffet Cart

Buffet Cart This buffet is made from a utility cart that was recovered from the Scranton Lace Factory which was founded in 1897 and operated until 2002.  The Scranton Lace Factory was the first and largest producers of Nottingham Lace.  The lace was made on looms that stood several stories high and were roughly fifty feet long.  The factory not only made lace, but also parachutes, tarpaulins and mosquito netting during World War II, and later curtains and other household items as lace began to fall out of...

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The American Iron Horse

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The American Iron Horse

The American Iron Horse This table began as a pommel horse used in a gymnasium at the Scranton Lace Factory,  which was founded in 1897 and operated until 2002.  The factory employed over 1,400 people in its’ prime and it was made up of several buildings with surprising accommodations which included a bowling alley, barber shop, gymnasium and infirmary.  The Scranton Lace Company’s clock tower became a city landmark. The pommel horse was made by Porter Athletic which was founded in Ottawa, Illinois in...

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The Front Porch

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The Front Porch

The Front Porch While this piece began as a “photo booth” for the Philadelphia Home Show, it evolved, as most of our pieces do, into its’ own work of art.  It began with two shutters which were recovered from a grist mill in Westminster, Maryland.  The 26,500 square foot mill was used to process grain and fed the local community for generations.  Though the mill closed in 1954, there were still objects dating to its original construction in the 1800’s.  The doors on the back were recovered from Amaral...

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MyFixitUpLife Interview

Posted by on Dec 10, 2012 in Videos | 0 comments

MyFixitUpLife Interview

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The Production Floor

Posted by on Nov 21, 2012 in Videos | 0 comments

The Production Floor

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Exploring the Fallout Shelter

Posted by on Nov 21, 2012 in Videos | 1 comment

Exploring the Fallout Shelter

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Sign for a Man Cave

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Sign for a Man Cave

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Mark Tries Negotiating

Posted by on Nov 21, 2012 in Videos | 1 comment

Mark Tries Negotiating

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Inside the Gilead Chapel

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Inside the Gilead Chapel

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Searching the Haunted House

Posted by on Nov 21, 2012 in Videos | 0 comments

Searching the Haunted House

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Slim Pickings at the Lodge

Posted by on Nov 21, 2012 in Videos | 1 comment

Slim Pickings at the Lodge

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Signs Everywhere

Posted by on Nov 21, 2012 in Videos | 0 comments

Signs Everywhere

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