Our First Month
AAAAHHHHH!!! I feel like I have just surfaced from being underwater. January has been quite a month full of both responsibilities and oppo...
Take Five: Vintage Outdoor Decor - The Cottage Market
Welcome to Take 5. What is Take 5 you ask…well it is a collection of 5 things that I think you will all enjoy! It can be themed…random…food…crafts…home decor and everything in between. Hopefully you will love them enough to take 5 minutes out of your busy day… relax and enjoy! It’s all about decorating […]
Paris in London: Neisha Crosland's Garden Oasis - Gardenista
If French gardens are formal and English gardens are not, then British textile designer Neisha Crosland’s London garden is the perfect combination of
Outdoor Glamour: Springtime Patio Inspiration... — Franki Durbin
Every year I tell myself this will be the year I pimp the patio. While I've taken steps to make it a suburban shangri la it lacks the greenery and "wow" factor that each of these images above exudes. I know beyond a doubt that turning our covered patio into an "outdoor room&q
How To Spray Paint Patio Furniture - Fix Rust Spots & Peeling Paint In 2 Hours!
Spray paint your patio furniture to give it a brand new look! Learn how to easily fix rust spots and peeling paint for an outdoor furniture makeover in just 2 hours!
How to paint a new plastic frame to look like an authentic antique
I had another point to prove with paint. This time it's to my nearest and dearest. Yes, I know I keep doing this, but I can't stop myself. You should have heard the remarks when I walked through the door with this tucked under my arm. Granted, it simply smacked of cheap and nasty mass production, but I believed I could have this $3.50 plastic mirror frame looking like an antique, in no time. HOW I DID THIS I quickly sanded the entire frame, leaving the surface less smooth for my homemade…
Two's Company Voila Antique Gray Resin Decorative Finials (Set of 3)-50651 - The Home Depot
Aquitaine set of 3 decorative finials with antique gray finish are the perfect accent to any room. Group them all together or spread them around. The gray color really goes will with any wooden accents or paint color.
Decorating Your Home With Classical Lidded Garden Urns.......Inside And Out!
For an old world classical French air try adding architectural elegance to your garden, entrance, porch or patio, and by all means, your interiors. The perfect way to do it is by incorporating a classical lidded urn into your decor. These weathered, or faux French limestone works of garden art have moved indoors and whether you use them atop pedestals, or in tabletop vignettes, the style is worthy of an old French estate. huisjekijken.com While typically considered an urn these days, this is…
Faux Concrete Paint Finish - made by Barb - simple technique that looks real
Simple and quick to create the look and feel of concrete. Added ingredient; chalk (make your own calcium carbonate) to create texture and hard finish.