This gorgeous old chair had seen better days. The wood was so dry and some of the finish was crumbling off. The fabric was stiff and crunchy. I asked around for some tips as to what I could do to clean it up a bit without changing the way it looked, and while there was … Continue reading Freshening up an antique chair. (2 home made recipes for wood + fabric)
Yes! It's finally done and I love it! I wanted it to be grungy and old-looking. I really like how it turned out but I think I may add in some chippies and crackles too. I shared the before and after it had been painted and the progress I had made. It sat half done … Continue reading China Cabinet Completed.
This table project was a bit of a learning experience for me. I haven't done many tables and I made a big mistake on this one that took lots of time and patience to fix. I think it's important to not just share our projects that turn out great but to also share when we … Continue reading Furniture Makeover – My Big Mess Up. Before & After Table Project.
I'm so happy with how this table turned out. I've been wanting a different table for our dining room for a while now. We had that beautiful ornate circle one for so long but it really wasn't practical. I wanted a long rectangular table for us to gather at. We lucked out, as we found … Continue reading Harvest Table Makeover | before & after
I thought it would be fun to share some of the things that we've been working on this past weekend, carrying into this week. When I said that I always have a ton of projects on the go all at once, I wasn't kidding. This weekend we sanded and stained a table that we've had … Continue reading Weekend Projects
Here's another favourite from one of my old blogs. Updated. I've been working hard to update our space. I always have a million projects on the go all at once but that's really part of the fun for me and will have a ton to share on the blog! I'm excited. Our living room has … Continue reading Shabby Chic Side Table Makeover
This post originally appeared on our Rustic Reclaimed blog. I was so excited to share this fabulous fireplace makeover over on Country Chic Paint's blog! If you've been following along, on social media, then you have probably seen numerous posts about this fireplace. It was a fun project & I'm so happy with how it … Continue reading Farmhouse-Chic Fireplace Makeover
I had been looking for a China cabinet for so long to house my new Rae Dunn obsession. There were lots of beauties posted online but not having a big truck made it an issue to get any of them home. Luckily my friend Richelle was looking to rehome this one in exchange for another … Continue reading China Cabinet before & Progress.
The funky pink and black striped table, this thing was certainly one of a kind. It made for a fun personal project. My friend Michelle was kind enough to gift this piece to me and told me she couldn't wait to see what I would do with it. My oldest son (as well as some friends) … Continue reading Funky Pink Striped Table Makeover.