Holly’s Kitchen Makeover: Rustic Sign

I’ve been loving rustic signs! …I wanted one really bad! Note: The paint and Varathane used for this sign were provided by Rust-Oleum but all opinions are my own. PROGRESS: To date, we’ve painted the walls, added trim to the window, completed a countertop transformation, added a tile backsplash, painted the cabinet knobs, installed a […]

DIY Wood Slice Table

I’m in love. Since the first time I saw hairpin legs, I have loved them. I didn’t purchase my hairpin legs from Modern Urban Metals, but they display this style nicely in their picture above. ************************* We recently had an overgrown cherry tree removed from our yard. It was huge, branches resting on our roof, […]

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 […]

How to Turn a Shower Curtain into a Bed Comforter

My son has a very cute bedroom. We made several coordinating decorations, curtains, pillows, etc. etc. etc. But we made all these things either before he was born or when he was a wee little baby.  Now that he sleeps in a toddler bed, he had no blanket for his bed that matched! [oh my […]

An Imperfect Vintage Vanity Makeover….for the Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest!

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

So…I had two old and outdated barstools in dire need of a makeover!

Wine Jugs and Jute

Jute wrapped wine jugs This is a project that I shared on Hating Martha for May Day, but it can easily be a project for everyday use. My friend at Junque Chic 5 had extra wine jugs she had been saving and agreed to donate them to my crafting addiction. Since I see these larger wine jugs […]