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Stenciled Rug!

Stenciled Rug!

I needed a new rug for my outdoor patio but didn't want to spend too much so I found a rug at Home...

How to Layer Color With a Putty Knife Like The Turquoise Iris

How to Layer Color With a Putty Knife Like The Turquoise Iris

Have you ever tried a DIY and failed? Have you tried again only to fail again? I tried to get this...

Easy Umbrella Upgrade!

Easy Umbrella Upgrade!

Hi there, Hometalk Friends! My patio umbrellas take a beating from our Texas sun. I have two and...

No Sew Upholstered Chair Makeover

No Sew Upholstered Chair Makeover

Go from boring beige to beautiful blue Ikat with a stencil! That's right, not one single stitch used...

How To Create the Look of a Stone Floor Out of Old Linoleum

How To Create the Look of a Stone Floor Out of Old Linoleum

I was really tired of our old linoleum floor in our powder room. It was chipping in places and not...

How To Update Vertical Blinds With Stencils

How To Update Vertical Blinds With Stencils

I hated my old vertical blinds in my front window. They were plain, ugly and made my little living...

Dying Fabric With Paint

Dying Fabric With Paint

Using Chalk, Milk or Mineral paint to dye fabric is an easy and fun way to match any colour in your...

Summer Garden Decor How-to With Metal Effects Kits

Summer Garden Decor How-to With Metal Effects Kits

Summer is almost here and it's a wonderful time to spruce up your garden with gorgeous patina decor...

Stenciling a Subfloor is Simply Fabulous!

Stenciling a Subfloor is Simply Fabulous!

I'm one of those people that love a challenge. I saw a picture of a small stenciled bathroom floor...

DIY Dinosaur-Themed Nursery

DIY Dinosaur-Themed Nursery

After battling loss and infertility for three years, my husband and I are happy to announce that we...

How to Use Metallic Plaster

How to Use Metallic Plaster

Debbie Hayes blogs about using Metallic Plaster to give her bedroom a warmer and inviting...

Give Your Room Some Life!

Give Your Room Some Life!

We moved this winter into a new house hundreds of miles away from our previous home. As we adjusted...

Paint the fabric on that old chair! Yes, it can be done!

Paint the fabric on that old chair! Yes, it can be done!

Painting fabric is something I always wanted to do. I've seen gorgeous examples on Pinterest and...

6 Steps to Make Your Own Beautiful Patchwork Tiles

6 Steps to Make Your Own Beautiful Patchwork Tiles

Patchwork tiles are very trendy this year, but retiling a bathroom can be an expensive and messy...

Rustic Yet Sophisticated Dresser

Rustic Yet Sophisticated Dresser

This poor baby had been painted and refinished so many times it was just plain ole tired looking....

How to Paint a Floor Plaid

How to Paint a Floor Plaid

Over the years, we’ve renovated most of our cottage, inside and out. We have an enclosed front porch...

How to Paint Fabric Furniture Easily

How to Paint Fabric Furniture Easily

Do Dodson Designs did a fabulous paint job on this couch! Painting fabric furniture is so much fun...

Restyled Parlor Chair With French Flair!

Restyled Parlor Chair With French Flair!

This was a chair brought to me by a customer who wanted a beautiful photo prop for her boudoir...

Personalized Tie-Dye Pillow Cases With Acrylic Paint

Personalized Tie-Dye Pillow Cases With Acrylic Paint

Create personalized tie-dye pillowcases with acrylic paint and school glue. A safe, fun and...

How to DIY a Faux Brick Wall the Easy Way

How to DIY a Faux Brick Wall the Easy Way

Do you love the look of brick? Do you want to add it to a space but don't want to fully commit to...

Window Painting 101

Window Painting 101

A step-by-step approach to painting your windows sloppily, yet having everything magically turn out...

Spray Paint Art With Recycled Objects

Spray Paint Art With Recycled Objects

Spray paint isn't just for covering up furniture. You can create a galaxy in just 30 minutes, NO art...

How to Totally Transform a Room With Grey Paint

How to Totally Transform a Room With Grey Paint

I have a firm belief that you can transform any room with some paint. It is the most cost-effective...

How to Update Your Oil Rubbed Bronze Lamp Bases Using 2 Tbsp of Paint

How to Update Your Oil Rubbed Bronze Lamp Bases Using 2 Tbsp of Paint

I recently did a nightstand make-over and then decided to update the bases on my stained glass...

DIY State Silhouette Tray WITHOUT the Use of a Cutting Machine!

DIY State Silhouette Tray WITHOUT the Use of a Cutting Machine!

Are you like me and don't have (or want) a Silhouette machine? Not to mention the expensive paper...