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Welcome to the Rusty Junque & Whatnot Shop! I specialize in repurposed, reused, recyled items and whatnots. Whatnots is really my way of including other things that grab my attention and speak to me and which I do not want to repurpose.

I am happily married to the most amazing man! I recently resigned from the corporate world to spend time with my family....and ME, while revisiting my love of creating. I especially love rusty things and my most favorite place is the junk yard. I can find many things there that are needing a home and a new purpose.

Making rag rugs is a wonderful way to use just about any fabric. My grandmother taught me to crochet when I was in my teens. I don't recall a time that she did not have a hook and yarn at the ready. Somewhere along the way, I took up rug making and greatly enjoy it. Upcycling with ceramics is my new…

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  • Female
  • Born on August 22
  • Joined November 8, 2009

Favorite materials

rust, ceramic, glass, crystal, most any fabric, metals, rocks, wire, barnwood, metal

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About

Welcome to the Rusty Junque & Whatnot Shop! I specialize in repurposed, reused, recyled items and whatnots. Whatnots is really my way of including other things that grab my attention and speak to me and which I do not want to repurpose.

I am happily married to the most amazing man! I recently resigned from the corporate world to spend time with my family....and ME, while revisiting my love of creating. I especially love rusty things and my most favorite place is the junk yard. I can find many things there that are needing a home and a new purpose.

Making rag rugs is a wonderful way to use just about any fabric. My grandmother taught me to crochet when I was in my teens. I don't recall a time that she did not have a hook and yarn at the ready. Somewhere along the way, I took up rug making and greatly enjoy it. Upcycling with ceramics is my new found passion and, needless to say, my craft room now looks like a 2nd hand store. I also have a love of all things primitive, vintage, rustic and just plain old.


Please enjoy your visit and thanks for stopping by!!

Kristy

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