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Sweet Jolie opens new boutique!

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Sweet Jolie opens new boutique! I recently had the honour to check out the new digs for Sweet Jolie’s first brick and mortar store in Edmonton (open July 6th, 2017) — an expansion from their current online shop and home showroom. Over two fun visits I got to explore this incredible space, and all the goodies within […]

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Painting Wood Furniture

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This month for the 12 Months of DIY Challenge, my blogging friends and I are tackling wood. Painting wood furniture in my case — and, I have had a couple of Vintage Bed Frames sitting in my shed just waiting for their turn at a little makeover. Let’s take a peek at how I made out… […]

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Vintage Octagon Mirror

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Look at this little beauty! Once again, I found this vintage octagon mirror, in a stack of old musty frames, and dusty mirrors, at the thrift store. Have I mentioned how much I love the thrift store? She had me at octagon. Didn’t hurt that it was only $10. Home with me, she came. Like […]

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Remove Tarnish from Hardware

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Guys! I have my hands FULL at the moment! Remember this lovely thing I happened upon at a garage sale this Summer? Such a gorgeous mid-century china cabinet. But, it needs some work… Sanding for days! So, I’m taking a little break from all that wood dust, and I’m moving onto the hardware. And… I […]

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Homemade Furniture Polish

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So, I found myself on an unplanned trip to the Restore. The voice in my head said you will only take what you absolutely love. Well… I found this! Wow… but now it needs a little Homemade Furniture Polish. Like this post? Sign up for fresh content, and free printables!

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Saving a Beauty

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Oops, I did it again… I may have found myself at a local garage sale this weekend. And, I may of come home with truck full of gems. I may have… I did. But look… how pretty is she?! I’ve been waiting for a great mid-century modern china cabinet to cross my path. Like this […]

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Vintage Camping Trailer

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If you’ve been following along, you know this Vintage Camping Trailer project has been around for a few Summer seasons. It all began here with an epic exterior paint job. Here it was pre-paint… pre… anything. My how things have changed! The original interior was packed with upper cabinets all the way around. Did I mention this […]

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Make your own barn board Shelf

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This is a fun one today, sort of a project within a project. First — I wanted barn board. Only one problem — I had no barn board. But that’s no reason to change plans right? I decided to make my own… somehow. Want to make your own barn board? I hear it’s actually pretty easy… […]

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Fresh (Vintage) Find

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I love throwing in a vintage find here and there. And, when I realized my magazines were getting a little bossy with my coffee table, I thought it was time to get them under control. Enter the vintage magazine rack. Once again, Ever After Antiques came through on this one. It still has room to […]