christmas tree diy decorations

Christmas Tree DIY Decorations

Wanted tree to have more than just lights and ornaments. A friend suggested spraying pine cones for filler, I liked th idea if adding pine cones but decided to use white wax and acrylic glitter paint rather than spraying them with spray paint or snow.

custom coat rack

Custom Coat Rack

I wanted to build my own coat rack using a quilt rack, adding boards, finishing and installing hardware. If you don’t have or can’t find a quilt rack you could just use a 52 inch board.

christmas village display

Christmas Village Display

I wanted to create a display for Christmas Village and after trying in other parts of the house I decided to make use of the fireplace.

10 custom bathroom storage

$10 Custom Bathroom Storage

My bathroom cabinet was damaged in the move and scratched up a little. It was in need of an update. I decided to create my own custom finish by sanding and waxing to achieve a look I was happy with.

widen and expand doorway

Widen and Expand Doorway

The front room in my house had unusual shaped doorways. I wanted to widen them and raise them a little. Both to get better airflow and to update them.

repurpose cabinet for bathroom storage

Repurpose Cabinet for Bathroom Storage

I needed storage for towels in my bathroom. I looked at purchasing a few but decided to refinish a cabinet that was previously used in laundry room.

brighten up old metal vase

Brighten Up Old Metal Vase

I had a large metal vase that a freind bought at a yard sale. Been wanting to give it a new look for some time and wanted to try layering different colors of wax to get a unique look.

diy wall sconce

DIY Lighted Wall Sconce

I had an idea for a custom wall sconce. Found Some metal wall sconces in the closet that originally had metal candle holders that hung from them. I wanted to use them on boards that were done to match headboard I made previously and hang lanterns that I purchased at gift department of local pharmacy.

diy headboard build and finish

DIY Headboard Build and Finish

Needed a headboard for a Queen bed. Wanted to try and build one myself and use some staining/waxing techniques I’ve seen on Hometalk and other internet sites. I had some Headboard cushions that I came across at Aldi’s, that was the inspiration for the idea.

update hotel nightstand

Update Hotel Nightstand Chalk Paint Dark and Clear Wax

Went to second hand furniture store and came across these nightstands. They were in very good condition and $10 each.

Michael Scott
Michael Scott