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 A pair of lovely, though very outdated, cane, wingback chairs.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 […]

Cane Wingback Chair Makeover

Hello, my lovelies! Exciting news… you can find me over at Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body today, for my very first contributor post!! This curvy lady needed a makeover, in a big bad way — pop on over to DTLB and check out exactly what happened to her! It’s a ‘Cane Wingback Chair Makeover‘ […]

Make any arm chair, into a swivel rocker

Ok, before I get to this easy and really cool DIY… I gotta back, back, back-it-up … just a little. Remember this little gem? It was so good. And, a fantastic practice in reupholstery, for me. There was just one small problem. The more I sat in it, and reminisced about the good ‘ol days […]

Foyer Closet Storage & Makeover

  Update: We’ve made some more progress… Be sure to check out the entire, updated Foyer Makeover, AND my tutorial for my custom DIY Copper Shoe Rack! Oh my… this has been a doozy. It’s been going on for nearly a year. Ideas have changed –– a few times. Things have come, and been returned. Kijiji finds found, […]

Mid-century Goodness (Part 2) – Reupholster an Armchair

So last we saw my mid-century beauty, she was looking about like this… Right. I was feeling pretty good about myself. Oh look at me… those buttons are perfection! Mmm Hmm… then, came the arms. There are two of them, you know. Double trouble. Like this post? Sign up for fresh content, and free printables!

Don’t you love it when…

I love when I stumble onto an unexpected fabric sale! Especially when it’s right after a major garage sale score. Mid-century swivel rocker, meet your new grey upholstery fabric… Like this post? Sign up for fresh content, and free printables!

How to Stuff your Sofa Cushions

Stuff your Sofa! I believe there are a lot of “sad sofas” out there. Mine was one of them. Most disappointing though? We’re only at the year and a half mark together… and it looks like this… but I’m going to teach you how to stuff your sofa! Sidebar: I’d love to say my couch is […]