Make a Statement Desk Makeover…for the Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest

I love a good contest! Especially one where you get amazing products to use! February’s theme is “Make a Statement”, and when I learned that DecoArt was the sponsor for the February Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest, I quickly signed up! The DecoArt products I used were Americana Decor® Chalky Finish paint in Everlasting color (white) […]

How to Make a Lamp Shade….out of a Starbucks Cup!

Have you all noticed the latest in gold lamp trends? I have! Maybe I’ve noticed them too much, because I have wanted them in three places in my home! I love this one from Target! …but I don’t pay $50 for task lamps. So I got to thinkin’…. I had a bent arm type lamp downstairs I […]

Kitchen Office Wall Remodel — Before and Afters

We live in an old, small house. A 1904 Craftsmen. But luckily, the kitchen is the largest room in the house. Here is the before….well, not even the absolute before! This is while I was refinishing the floors. The original before had gray linoleum also. We moved in two and a half years ago and I […]

Beautiful, Large Angel Wings…a DIY tutorial for festive décor made for next to nothing!

Update Your Old Barstools…an easy, quick and inexpensive way.

So…I had two old and outdated barstools in dire need of a makeover!

Painting your Old Umbrella

I purchased an umbrella off Craigslist about four years ago. It was “ok” when I bought it. Not totally new, but decent. Sadly, this year it was at the end of it’s life…..I was going to buy a new one, but thought I would give some spray-paint a try first. 2.5 cans of red RustOleum […]