What color to paint your furniture? (25 DIY Projects) - Craftionary
What color to paint your furniture? 25 DIY painted furniture projects. How to paint furniture. Bright painted furniture. Furniture makeover techniques.
$8 Garage Sale Find (for sale!)
I got this piece a few weeks ago at a garage sale around the corner from our apartment. I went in the afternoon and couldn't believe it was still there. I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it....
Reasons to Use Chalk Paint - Painted Furniture Ideas
I’ve used lots of different types of paint to paint furniture, from latex to oil to chalk paint, but there are definitely a few reasons why using chalk paint is a big plus for people who want to paint furniture at home. Little To No Sanding That’s a big deal when you are painting in...Read More
General Finishes Gel Stain, Java
LOVE! After a disaster with "Polyshades" I found my new best friend- java gel stain. I refinished my kitchen cupboards, several end tables, a crate and even a laminated dresser. Love this stuff!
DIY World Market Coffee Table Makeover
The DIY You guys! This coffee table DIY has seriously been done since this past winter. Yes, & I have never blogged it... why? I don't know because it's seriously one of our favorite pieces of furniture in our home. This DIY World Market coffee table makeover was a process until we had it how we liked it & I still can't believe that it used to look like the 'before photo' above. We used the madera coffee table found at world market & completely made it custom for our home... The Paint Let's…
Update Old Wood Stained Furniture - Easily & Quickly - Artsy Chicks Rule®
Have Old Furniture That Needs Updating? You Can Update Old Wood ... The EASY Way!! Find out how!!
A Less Than Perfect Dresser
I picked this antique dresser up at my local Habitat Restore for a song. It was a good thing because it only had one functioning drawer. The bottom two drawers were ruined. One drawer front was warped beyond repair and the other one I had to beat with a hammer to unstick it. So that left me with a lot of open and empty space. I took a trip to Lowes and found the perfect pieces of wood to turn the empty space in to great open shelving for $7 each! They are in the same section as…
Chalk Painted Furniture - 4 Videos on how..
Chalk paint looks great and it's a great way to makeover some favorite pieces. Four easy videos - first video shows not only how to make your own chalk paint at a fraction of the cost but how to paint and distress your painted piece. You can find them on the blog here.. http://decoratedlife.com/chalk-paint-furniture-2-easy-diy-videos/ The second video is a great tutorial on how to wax your painted furniture once you have hand painted it with chalk paint. It goes into clear and dark…
**SOLD** This was my first piece of furniture that I purchased with the sole intent to make it over. And of course, since it was my first, I was so excited to get to work on it that I forgot to tak…
Tin ceiling tile End Table
For Sale! $229 Located at 1200 E. Grand Ave. Suite #105 Arroyo Grande, Ca 93444 805-550-3732 for more details and shipping arrangements. Just by painting this cute old Ethan Allen end table and distressing it could have made it look good enough but I had "Lincrusta" a paint-able wallpaper that I used for the top then just lightly went over it with a little grey paint and that's how I got the look of an Old tin Ceiling Tile.
The Best of 2012 Furniture Revivals A Revival Review - Southern Revivals
Putting together this Southern Revivals Best of 2012 Furniture Revivals really put things into perspective for me. Like first of all, where does a year go anymore?? You blink and you might just miss it! And second, it’s hard for me to believe Southern Revivals isn’t even a year old yet. While some of […]