first attempt at a steampunk butterfly, crafts, repurposing upcycling

First Attempt at a "Steampunk" Butterfly

My friend loves butterflies and some steampunk styles so I figured I would create one for her. This...

cleaning with used cling sheets, cleaning tips, repurposing upcycling, Yup it is what you think it is

Cleaning With Used Cling Sheets!?!?!

I have always wanted to find a use for old used cling sheets because I really don't like throwing...

cabin kitchen and dining space renovation diy, kitchen design, Finished Product

Cabin Kitchen and Dining Space Renovation DIY

This is what the kitchen looked like when we saw it for the first time on the real estate agent's...

do you ever try out the stuff you see on here, kitchen design, organizing, storage ideas, Aaah much better

Do You Ever Try Out the Stuff You See on Here?

So many times I see cool ideas on websites. For years I would think to should...

diy industrial light fixtures, electrical, how to, lighting

DIY Industrial Light Fixtures

I have been intending upon making some light fixtures for my cabin for several weeks now. I wanted...

landscape timber to a lighted driveway, concrete masonry, outdoor living

Landscape Timber to a Lighted Driveway

This is the driveway at our cabin. We have added about 17 tons of rock to this driveway so that we...

chalk painted knotty pine cabinets, chalk paint, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, painting

First attempt at Annie Sloan

We purchased a cabin in late December in the beautiful mountains of Colorado. The cabin is wonderful...

diy mantle for 20 bucks, fireplaces mantels, painted furniture

DIY Mantel for 20 Bucks?

The husband and I started with a builder grade fireplace and surround

creativity gone wrong, the finished product

Creativity Gone Wrong

I have been trying to find the right way to share this story because it has the ability to offend...

annie sloan chalk paint, chalk paint, painted furniture

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

I took a class today on Annie Sloan Chalk Paint. It was in one word AMAZING! The people teaching...

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