Decorating, Inspired Creations, Painting Projects

Curbside Hutch

Hello everyone, today, I'm sharing a curbside hutch. Those of you that follow me on Instagram may remember this hutch my husband found at the curbside for garbage on his daily run/walk.  This "Do it Over" Designers day  hosted by Ann at Apple Street Cottage.  "Do it Over" Designers can be anything that we repurpose or give… Continue reading Curbside Hutch

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DIY Wood Christmas Tags

Hello everyone, I'm sharing DIY Wood Christmas tags today and they were a fun project to create. Today is the first Wednesday of the month and that means it's DIY Challenge day hosted by Terrie from Decorate and More with Tip and this month's theme is anything Christmas.  Here's the catch everything already had to… Continue reading DIY Wood Christmas Tags

Decorating, Inspired Creations, Painting Projects

Simple DIY Christmas Sign

Hello everyone, today I would like to share a simple DIY Christmas sign.  It also happens to be Thrift store challenge time hosted by Emily from Le Cultivateur and Tara from Stilettos and Shiplap. What's the thrift store challenge? Each blogger either finds a piece from a thrift store, garage sale or a piece you already own.… Continue reading Simple DIY Christmas Sign

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Updated Kitchen Plaque

Hello sweet friends, today I'm sharing a small upcycle to a piece I've had for awhile and love. The color wasn't working for me anymore. No problem, dry brushing was my technique of choice. Using Jolie Antique White I dry brushed the entire piece. Remember what I've mentioned in the past, dry brushing requires very… Continue reading Updated Kitchen Plaque

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Upcycled Lamps to Candleholders

Hello my sweet friends,  how about I share a great DIY with you today? Our challenge this month is Quarantine Upcyle, a bit different due to the coronavirus and all the restrictions.  You know I love upcycling! A quick mention on the virus, NJ has been hit very hard.  Schools are closed for the rest… Continue reading Upcycled Lamps to Candleholders

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Creating a Piece of Beauty

Hi friends, I love finding new treasures, don't you?   Spotting something and falling in love instantly.  This is what happened the moment I saw these two very old chalk ware cameo plaques with gilding. I snatched these up immediately.  My original plan was to hang them in our master bathroom.   After looking at… Continue reading Creating a Piece of Beauty