Painted old hardwood floors in a whitewashed checkerboard

Painted old hardwood floors in a whitewashed checkerboard

Refinishing wasn't an option, so I painted our old and scratched hardwood floors in our foyer in a...

A Teacher's Desk Before and After

A Teacher's Desk Before and After

An old teachers desk with a worn, dark and dirty finish found its way into my workshop almost a year...

Butcher Block Island painted with Milk Paint

Butcher Block Island painted with Milk Paint

I found (some might say stalked) a butcher block island featured in a local estate sale. It was...

The Perfect Kitchen Table?

The Perfect Kitchen Table?

I have a bit of a Goldilocks complex when it comes to tables and our kitchen nook. I (think, hope,...

The Perfect Piece for a Porch

The Perfect Piece for a Porch

This time of year in North Carolina is such a tease. Sunny days that touch 60 (and sometimes 70)...

An Almost No Sew Slipcovered Chair

An Almost No Sew Slipcovered Chair

I created a slipcover to repurpose an old chair for a new space by using leftover drop cloth scraps,...

Adding Details to a Painted Dresser

Adding Details to a Painted Dresser

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, it's only fitting that one of my moments involves...

My Lucky Day at the Thrift Store... A Favorite Find

My Lucky Day at the Thrift Store... A Favorite Find

I never find what I'm looking for at the thrift store. I've found some amazing things, but if I go...

A Beat Up Radio Console From Goodwill Gets New Life

A Beat Up Radio Console From Goodwill Gets New Life

I found an beat up and hollowed out radio console at Goodwill and couldn't walk away from its curves...

Finishing What I Started... Painting my Entry Doors

Finishing What I Started... Painting my Entry Doors

I have a bad, bad habit. I love coming up with home improvement and DIY projects around the house. I...

Storywood Designs
Storywood Designs