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

IMG_9356 Feburary Fab Furniture Flippin' Contest Office Desk MakeoverAFTER CL Make a Statement 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!

DIY Lampshade out of a Starbucks Cup by Creatively Living Blog

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

Kitchen Before Reno

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!

Christmas Mantel Decor with Stockings and Star Lights on a budget with Huge Awesome Beautiful Festive Angel Wings by Creatively

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

DIY Barstool Makeover - Seat cushion tutorial stapling

So…I had two old and outdated barstools in dire need of a makeover!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