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Lara Spencer’s 12 Dos and Don’ts for Shopping at Flea Markets

One of the biggest home decorating dilemmas is how to arrange home accessories, whether it be a bookcase, shelf, or tabletop. Here is a three step system that will transform your boring or cluttered spaces !


A captain's desk from a ship is converted into a shabby-chic writing desk thanks to a paint job and new drawer knobs.


An old dental cabinet has plenty of drawers for whatever you might need to store. With a fresh coat of paint, new knobs and a cutting board feature, this piece is ready to be put to use in the kitchen.


I WILL FIND> This locker alone would have been great for a mudroom or in the garage, but Lara went a step further by adding a seat cushion. Now, this piece serves double duty as storage and seating.


Just about anything you find at a flea market can instantly become a light fixture. Lara turned this jug into a lamp base and topped it with a shade she created out of old maps of Paris. Get more tips from Lara >>


Flea Market Flip host Lara Spencer shares her tips for transforming old, everyday objects into beautiful, functional home decor.

Here's proof once again that anything can be transformed into a light fixture. Most people see a birdcage and rusty floor lamp base, but Lara saw an eclectic floor lamp (and conversation piece).