I Love Old Windows
I loved the window project that Lisa at Serendipity Chic Design did. Her husband found some great old windows at the dump! Soon after her post, I saw an ad for windows that had been taken out of a house from 1865. I talked my husband in to driving 100 miles roundtrip to go pick some up. Yes, in a snowstorm!! No, we aren't the smartest people to do that--in a snowstorm when gas prices are going through the roof! :) But, we got a couple of very neat old windows. I was also able to pick up a…
Classic Black Console Makeover - Classy Clutter
As promised! Here it is, My Pottery Barn inspired buffet cabinet! This is the 2nd roadkill rescue I’ve had lately! My handsome Mr. just found me another one the other day too…(which I’ll show you later!) I have been saving furniture all over the place! This little HUGE guy was on its way to the dump after my neighbor’s yard sale showed no signs of a new home for him. I stopped my truck as she was putting everything away and hopped out. The sweet lady saw me kneel down to open the cabinet…
Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake Is The PERFECT Fall Dessert
After tasting Caramel Apple Upside Down Cake from Delish.com, you won't want any other apple cake.
Black dresser $299.00 (Sold) Will deliver within 40 miles for $375.00
Beautiful dresser, painted black and lightly distressed. Stained wood planked top. The dresser is made by Basset. I usually don't paint with black, but this turned out amazing. I think I will do the next on the same:)
How to Dry Brush Furniture - Painted Furniture Ideas
Dry brushing is a great painting technique. It gives a soft look with grain still showing through. Learn how to achieve this painting look.
Fake French Country Furniture, The Side Table (Part 1 of 3)
I just adore the look of French Country Furniture, but the price tag has me reeling! (This one is nearly $1000.00!) Credit Of course, you know that I would much rather refinish my own furniture, but I still find myself unhappy with the price tag of expensive Designer Chalk Paints, Glazes and Colored Waxes. There must be a cheaper way! I have three pieces of furniture I'd like to refinish to make a matching set for my living room: A Side Table, A Coffee Table & A Sideboard/Sofa Table. Here's…
Layered Pumpkin Dessert
Pretty layers of cheesecake and pumpkin star in this prize-winning torte. Not too heavy, it's especially nice with a big holiday meal. There's never a morsel left!—Ruth Ann Stelfox, Raymond, Alberta
How to Distress Wood Furniture
How to Distress Wood Furniture. Look at these simple tips to guide you from materials to techniques to transform your furniture in your home.