DIY Fire Place Upgrade

So as some of you may know, our house burnt down a few months ago.  When we were on the hunt for a place to rent during the rebuild, it was almost impossible to find something!  Luckily we have amazing friends…  One friend offered us his townhouse, on one condition, that we paint the walls […]

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Chalk Paint Coffee Table

As you may know, I am always on the hunt for a good deal.  One day I came across a solid wood coffee table on a bid wars site!  But it was way too orange for my taste.  So I picked up this table for $7.00!  I remember I had a bunch of other pick […]

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My Cousin, My Best Friend

I consider myself to be a very lucky person, a huge part of that is due to my cousin, Michelle.  From the day I was born, she has been there.  We are only 9 months apart you see, and our mothers are sister-in-laws.  We grew up together.  Everything we did, we did together.  She is […]

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DIY Wood Slab Table

Remember, Sharing is Caring.  Wood is such a beautiful thing.  I do prefer wood in nature, untouched and uncut.  But even cut wood is one of my favorite mediums to decorate with. My friend had given me this cut slab of a beautiful piece of wood.  I knew right away I wanted to turn it […]

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Stir Stick Accent Art Piece

So you may remember my stir stick headboard that I created.  Remember I said I kept all the cut ends and would eventually find a use for them?  Well I did!  Sometimes my hoarding pays off 😉  Here is a quick, inexpensive way to create a beautiful art piece for any room in your home! […]

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Stir Stick Herringbone Head Board

Herringbone!   This is one of my favorite patterns.  I just love it, it’s unique and a classic.  I’ve always known I wanted a herringbone headboard.  I was just waiting for the right room to have one, and finding the right supplies.  And I did!  All for under $20 too!  Can you believe it?!

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Mid Century Side Tables UPDO

So, in the beautiful town I live in, once a year there is something called “Spring Clean Up” or “Free Dump Week”  This is my, and all furniture refinishers and crafters favorite time of year!  Everyone can put anything they want out for garbage pick up.  Now most people, like myself, put out items that […]

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