not your boring file cabinet anymore, painted furniture

Not Your Boring File Cabinet Anymore!!

My client founded this piece at a garage sale for $10!!! It was a steal!!
She brought it to me to
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floating pine and cedar corner desk

Floating Pine and Cedar Corner Desk

This floating corner desk was a project I recently built for a friend. It's my first project...

the metallic queen anne, cleaning tips, flowers, gardening, home maintenance repairs, painted furniture, ponds water features

The Metallic Queen Anne

I found this beautiful vintage 1970’s Bassett desk on Craigslist. Sunflower husband went and picked...

how to save the leather top on a vintage desk

How to Save the Leather Top on a Vintage Desk

If you ever come across a piece of vintage furniture with leather inlay and you aren't sure what to...

strip furniture a natural wood furniture makeover

Strip Furniture: A Natural Wood Furniture Makeover

Do you know how to strip furniture? I’ll admit that since I’ve learned more about wood, I’m falling...

how i turned an old door into our new computer desk, diy, how to, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, woodworking projects, after it was all finished

How I Turned an Old Door Into Our New Computer Desk.

When we bought our house five years ago, my husband found an old door in the garage. Since we needed...

give a chair new life

Give a Chair New Life!

My daughter mentioned she would like to get a new desk chair so I kept an eye out for a unique find...

modern farmhouse inspired school desk makeover, chalk paint, painted furniture

Modern Farmhouse Inspired School Desk Makeover

I have a fun project to tell you about today!!
Last week I was out shopping with some friends. It
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governor s desk meets old fashioned milk paint, painted furniture, painting

Governor's Desk Meets Old Fashioned Milk Paint and a Stencil

This sad and neglected Governor Winthrop desk had been abandoned to rot by its former owner, and...

sad sad desk gets a much needed makeover, bedroom ideas, painted furniture

Sad, Sad Desk Gets a Much Needed Makeover

I was wanting an art desk for my daughter's room. A friend gave me this desk...and as you can...

a desk painted with metallic effects, how to, painted furniture

A Desk Painted With Metal Effects

The first time I heard people painted furniture in metallic colors I thought "Not me! Never!" Then...

desk makeover with mineral fusion paint and ink transfer

Desk Makeover With Mineral Fusion Paint and Ink Transfer

My husband's cousin graciously gave us a beautiful desk and desk chair to use for my oldest...

desk to hutch, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling

Desk to Hutch

My neighbor had to move and left a bunch of things in our field, covered. Later she came back and...

before after a diy desk makeover from the 1980 s, painted furniture

BEFORE & AFTER: A DIY Desk Makeover From the 1980’s

Please tell me, dear reader, would you have left this piece of wood furniture untouched?
Don’t
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repurposed door to desk, doors, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling

New Use for an Old Door!

Have you noticed the new craze with old doors? Everyone is taking old doors and using them as hall...

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Desk Makeover! Spray Paint and Scrapbook Paper!

I found this fun old desk that was perfect for a new sewing desk but it needed a little updating!

roadside rescue, painted furniture, painting wood furniture

Roadside Rescue

Found this pitched out to the trash and had to pick it up. The veneer on the sides was a little...

2 file cabinets barn door office desk, doors, home office, how to, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling

2 File Cabinets + Barn Door = Office Desk

Sometimes what I think is the perfect combination isn't what ends up working out the way I thought. ...

diy filing cabinet makeover, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design

DIY Filing Cabinet Makeover

I’m working on a budget. I got these filing cabinets from Habitat for Humanity ReStore for a couple...

queen anne chair gets a shabby chic makeover

Queen Anne Chair Gets A Shabby Chic Makeover

I am super excited to share this shabby chic makeover with you today. My co-worker from my...

file cabinets get a facelift, home office, organizing, painted furniture

Our File Cabinets Get a Facelift

Jeff and I had planned to create a shared office from what is now our dining room. With the kids...

inspirational thinking center

INSPIRATIONAL THINKING CENTER

Had this pump organ in our garage for 10 years. FINALLY...was able to dig it out and bring it's...

old auction desk turned into boys ultimate star wars desk, bedroom ideas, painted furniture

Old Auction Desk Turned Into Boys Ultimate Star Wars Desk

So my 10 yr old son loves Star Wars. He's a 80's -90's boy born in Y2k era. He's getting to the...

simple desk for free

Creating a Simple Desk That Costs Nothing to Make

I made my nephew a desk for the study area in his bedroom and I didn’t want to spend a lot of money....

my kind of filing , crafts, gardening, how to, repurposing upcycling

My Kind of Filing...

So I had this NEED to have a filing cabinet. My junk loving friends, you know not to ignore this...