I am all about giving new pieces new life ... mainly thru paint. When I saw this old wood magazine rack I knew it just needed a paint pick me up. Follow me as I give it a face lift.
I love to repurpose anything old that has lots its appeal, take this dated faded old print. The frame however is thick and modern looking and would be so much better as a chalkboard... follow along how to easily make it over (more detailed blog post linked as well)
You have seen these on Pinterest, canning ring pumpkins right? I finally got my hands on a box of rings headed to the trash and here is my take on the cute fall craft.there is also a more detailed blog link at the bottom with many more photos
Let me share my version of painting a rustic grey farmhouse finish on an end table. The set originally was created to look rustic with worm holes and dings but the orangey finish is just too dated. I will share the steps I took to achieve it simply here but more in depth description and pictures will be in the linked blog post at the bottom.
You have seen pretty patina'd metal right? Well I have been dying to try the new products out there that allow you to create pretty patina instantly and here is one of my projects using it
A great family friend is getting married and they both are lovers of anything western. I decided to make them a family sign with rustic country as the theme. Follow along how I did so, (there is a link to full details in my blog post linked at the bottom
A good friend ah her grandmas wee table of course now antique. She did all the hard work stripping and sanding the old finish off but yearned for a new fun update that would work well in her home.. see how I gave it the update she thinks grandma would have loved ...
A good friend bought some vintage art pictures for her new home but the frames did not go with the color scheme. She knew though that I could update them and that is just what I did. Check out how I did so
I knew this oak end table with built in magazine rack needed color, and my go to color is teal. Country Chic paint offered a free sample last month and I wondered if I could paint the whole thing with one sample.. here is the reaults