50 Flea Market Flips From HGTV Magazine

Turn castoffs into pretty pieces you'll love and actually use. Here are some simple how-tos from HGTV Magazine to get your creative ideas flowing.

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Philip Friedman

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Thomas Liggett

Photo By: Thomas Liggett

Photo By: Thomas Liggett

Photo By: Thomas Liggett

Photo By: Thomas Liggett

Photo By: Before: Philip Friedman; After: Alison Gootee

Photo By: Before: Philip Friedman; After: Alison Gootee

Photo By: Before: Philip Friedman; After: Alison Gootee

Photo By: Before: Philip Friedman; After: Alison Gootee

Photo By: Before: Alison Gootee/Studio D, After: Lara Robby/Studio D

Photo By: Before: Alison Gootee/Studio D, After: Lara Robby/Studio D

Photo By: Before: Alison Gootee/Studio D, After: Lara Robby/Studio D

Photo By: Before: Alison Gootee/Studio D, After: Lara Robby/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger, Crafting by Thomas Eberharter and Madeline Jacobs, Styling by Karin Olsen

Photo By: Marko Metzinger, Crafting by Thomas Eberharter and Madelin Jacobs, Styling by Karin Olsen

Photo By: Marko Metzinger, Crafting by Thomas Eberharter and Madeline Jacobos, Styling by Karin Olsen

Photo By: Marko Metzinger, Crafting by Thomas Eberharter and Madeline Jacobs, Styling by Karin Olsen

Bring a Dated Desk Back to Life

Here's How: How to Bring a Dated Desk Back to Life

Renew an Ancient Bench

Here's How: How to Renew an Ancient Bench

Bring Wire Baskets Into This Decade

Here's How: How to Bring Wire Baskets Into This Decade

Flip a Frumpy Chandelier

Here's How: How to Flip a Frumpy Chandelier

Revive a Beat-Up Nightstand

Here's How: How to Revive a Beat-Up Nightstand

Revamp a Mid-Century Chair

Here's How: How to Revamp a Mid-Century Chair

Color-Block a Curio Cabinet

Here's How: How to Color-Block a Curio Cabinet

Brighten a Vintage Console Table

Here's How: How to Brighten a Vintage Console Table

Turn Enamel Pots Into Sunny Planters

Here's How: How to Turn Enameled Pots Into Sunny Planters

Decorate Old Toile Plates

Here's How: How to Decorate Old Toile Plates

Glam Up a Rattan Mirror

Here's How: How to Glam Up a Rattan Mirror

Sweeten Up a Secretary Desk

Here's How: How to Sweeten Up a Secretary Desk

Bring a Battered Desk Back to Life

Here's How: How to Bring a Desk Back to Life

Colorblock a Claw-Foot Tub

Here's How: How to Colorblock a Claw-Foot Tub

Brighten a Chandelier

Here's How: How to Go Glam With a Chandelier

Give a Table a Graphic Top

Here's How: How to Give a Table a Graphic Top

Add Racing Stripes to Nesting Tables

Here's How: How to Add Racing Stripes to Nesting Tables

Revitalize a Sleepy Headboard

Here's How: How to Revitalize a Wooden Headboard

Update a Boring Buffet

Here's How: How to Add Color to a Boring Buffet

Turn Seed Packet Designs Into Pillows

Here's How: How to Turn Flower Seed Packets Into Pillows

Transform a Broken Chair Into a Smile-Inducing Seat

Here's How: How to Colorblock a Chair

Brighten Up a Hobnail Lamp

Here's How: How to Make a Bold Hobnail Lamp

Create a Coffee Table From a Vintage Sign

Here's How: How to Make a Vintage Sign Coffee Table

Dress Up an Old Bookcase

Here's How: How to Dress Up an Old Bookcase

Revamp an End Table With a Fun Color

Here's How: How to Make a Punchy Purple End Table

Recast Books as Shelves

Here's How: How to DIY Book Shelves

Glam Up Tarnished Salt and Pepper Shakers

Here's How: How to Glam Salt and Pepper Shakers

Make a Side Table Out of Vintage Luggage

Here's How: How to Create a Vintage Luggage Table

Update an Old Secretary Desk

Here's How: How to Update a Secretary Desk

Upholster a Wood Screen

Here's How: How to Create an Upholstered Wood Screen

Showcase Scout Patches in Coasters

Here's How: How to Make Scout-Patch Coasters

Turn a Barrister Bookcase Into a Kitchen Organizer

Here's How: How to Make a Barrister Kitchen Organizer

Redo a Ho-Hum Rocking Chair

Here's How: How to Revamp a Rocking Chair

Brighten Up Ladder Shelves

Here's How: How to Brighten a Ladder Shelving Unit

Reinvent a Lamp in Nautical-Chic

Here's How: How to Make a Rope-Wrapped Lamp

Use Egg Baskets to Make Neon Lights

Here's How: How to Create Vintage Egg Basket Pendants

Create Dinnerware Wall Art

Here's How: How to Create Floral China Wall Art

Make an Intricate Patterned Table

Here's How: How to Stencil an Old Coffee Table

Give a Dresser Color and Texture

Here's How: How to DIY a Grass Cloth and Nailhead Dresser

Cover a Chandelier With Rope

Here's How: How to Make a Rope-Wrapped Chandelier

Update a Boring Table

Here's How: How-to: Zig Zag Table

Revive a Worn-Out Chair

Here's How: How-to: Gorgeous Revived Chair

Perk Up Metal Folding Chairs

Here's How: How to Create Colorful Folding Chairs

Update an Antique Headboard

Here's How: How to Make a Rope-Wrapped Painted Headboard

Turn a Typeset Drawer Into Jewelry Storage

Here's How: How to DIY Hanging Jewelry Storage

Create Wordy Wall Art From Plates

Here's How: How to Make Wordy Plate Wall Art

Transform Weathered Shutters Into Shelving

Here's How: How to Create Shelving With Window Shutters

Dress Up a Dingy Desk

Here's How: How to Totally Deck Out a Desk in Blue

Freshen Up Frumpy Chairs

Here's How: How to Paint Bright Mismatched Chairs

Recast Skeleton Keys as Drawer Pulls

Here's How: How to Paint Key Drawer Pulls

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