DIY Table – Thrifted Wood Cubbies

Today is a fun day! We’re starting it off with a little something different. I’ve got a makeover piece, and a full DIY table project for you. Remodelaholic and I have partnered up to bring you the same project: two ways. I found these amazing wood cubbies at my local thrift store and I instantly […]

Kids Bedroom Design Reveal – ORC Week 6

We made it! I have completed my first ever ORC. Six weeks of throwing fabric around, painting things, and spinning my sewing machine at full speed. This is my Kids Bedroom Design Final Reveal! My little lady gets her room back, at last… well, minus a couple little details, but we’ll get to that. This […]

Week 5 – ORC, Kid’s Bedroom Design Mishaps

Oh man! This has been some week. And it wasn’t all ORC – Kid’s Bedroom Design, all-the-time. We moved out of the tiny cabin after four months, it’s our first week in the newly renovated house (though not complete), we sold the condo we bought together just before we were married (we had kept it as […]

Painting Wood Furniture

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… […]

Thrifted Cane Wingback Chair Makeover

Thrifting can be like Christmas, and this next find made we want to sing Fa-la-la-la-la! And, my gem of a find was only made better by the fact that there was two of them! A pair of lovely, though very outdated, cane, wingback chairs. So the obvious next step was, a Thrifted Cane Wingback Chair […]

Fill up those Gallery Walls

Who says you have to pay a fortune to have interesting and compelling art in your home? I have a couple great tricks up my sleeve, for having dramatic walls, on a budget — and fill up those gallery walls, people! First up, mirrors! Look through the thrift shop, the as-is area of furniture stores, […]

DIY Pendant Light

Remember my candlestick lamps, makeover? Well, I got two-projects-in-one with that little garage sale, gem. Now, its the old dusty shades’ turn to become something new. A DIY Pendant Light, anyone? First, let’s take a look at how my $10 score started out, way back when… Like this post? Sign up for fresh content, and free printables!

Vintage Octagon Mirror

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 […]