This post may contain affiliate links I absolutely love the lazy days of summer so I did a little sprucing up in the backyard using some dollar store planters and lots of flowers. Summer is all about bonfires, grilling, beach days and pool days, sleeping in, the smell of sun tan lotion and good times with the people you love. Sure the… Read More
Hi everyone, today I have Shanna while we are here in San Francisco, she is the queen of paint makeovers and I just love her style! I’m Shanna from Restoration Redoux, and I’m so excited that the talented Miss Kristin has allowed me to come for a visit! †I blog primarily about furniture makeovers, crafts, and home decor. I’m super… Read More
With the weather getting warmer I wanted to lighten things up around here, so I started with painting a few brown baskets to give them the look of a french antique basket. This is so easy and took me just about 30 minutes.
This post may contain affiliate links It has been awhile since I got a paintbrush out and transformed a piece of furniture, I had forgot how painting furniture makes me happy. I decided to makeover a armoire, it was one of the first pieces of furniture my husband and I bought together 16 years ago. When we moved from our… Read More
I absolutly love chalk paint, it is easy to work with and the outcome is always a beautiful flawless finish. You really can’t go wrong with Annie Sloan or Ce Ce Caldwell Chalk Paints, both amazing products. However, I do realize they can be a little priecey so my girlfriend went and made her own, how awesome is that! About a… Read More
I had this little project in mind but was sad to see I had run out of my Annie Sloan Chalk Paint stock, except for the white. Of course my brain started spinning and I went to work. ASCP and a few drops of blue food coloring, hmmmm….lets see if it works. I painted it right onto the glass… Read More
Awhile back I was given some of my grandparents old suitcases. I have used them in various parts of the house for storage. Although my Grandfather is no longer with us, it always puts a smile on my face when I happen to pass one up. I invision all the places the suitecase must have traveled in their 76 years of marriage and the… Read More