Sharing a sweet little re-do with you tonight. Actually, it’s really not little. This one is heavy. Very heavy. But wow, does she look pretty now… Continue reading
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Black Milk Paint Vintage Record Cabinet – Updated!
Remember this little cabinet? It’s a vintage record cabinet, stained in an awesome shade of orange-y orange. I debated over two paths with this piece… Continue reading
Revived by Delia: Next Stop On The DIY Blog Tour!
I have been blogging for about a year. It has been amazing on so many levels. I have met so many great people who have been so supportive in this endeavor. But I was asked if I would be willing to come “on tour”… what an honor… Continue reading
Grey-Blue Chest of Drawers
I purchased this chest of drawers for a song. For real – I think I actually sang when I found it. It was structurally sound, but had some exterior cosmetic issues. But nothing a little paint and re-purposed wheels couldn’t fix. Continue reading
Tavern Green Milk Paint Chair
I picked up this oak chair ages ago with the intentions of redoing it quickly. Finally the other day, I pulled it out and gave it the attention it deserved! Continue reading
Secretary Desk Surprise
I have been searching high and low for a secretary desk. I was looking for a well defined space that I can call my own, to work on this humble little blog, and love the idea of closing everything inside when it’s time to tuck it away. Continue reading
Redoing a Bench Redo – Spring Bench
About a year ago, I redid a plain pine bench. It’s great quality – made in Vermont – and extremely sturdy. I painted the top in a dusty blue plaster of paris chalked paint and sketched out a flying swallow silhouette, which I painted on. It was springtime and I was sure it would fly out of the shop. Months went by and finally I had to admit defeat. So I moved it to another shop – it was so sweet, it had to sell, right?! Apparently not. I received the message to pick her up again… Continue reading
Updated Dry Sink – Spring Paint
This next redo was an attempt at willing spring to arrive more speedily – it’s a nice pastel green, that means it must be nearly spring, right?! Continue reading
Riddle me this… A contest!
So I thought this would be fun! I am using this lost hour of daylight savings to host a contest! Continue reading
This chair was the definition of why I do this – it was dusty and forgotten and needed a little revival! Continue reading