I Love Old Windows
I loved the window project that Lisa at Serendipity Chic Design did. Her husband found some great old windows at the dump! Soon after her post, I saw an ad for windows that had been taken out of a house from 1865. I talked my husband in to driving 100 miles roundtrip to go pick some up. Yes, in a snowstorm!! No, we aren't the smartest people to do that--in a snowstorm when gas prices are going through the roof! :) But, we got a couple of very neat old windows. I was also able to pick up a…
Urestone Ledgestone #35 Desert Tan 24 in. x 48 in. Stone Veneer Panel
Urestone Lite Stone Veneer panels are the ideal solution to complete a stone project in a weekend. Don't mess with installing individual stones, these panels interlock to create a seamless stone wall. Panels offer the ultimate in realism of texture and coloring. Color: Desert Tan.
Dining room table makeover.
I recently finished redoing our dining room table. It had a super dark cherry-ish stain before. I have to be honest, this table turned ...
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!!
Fresh Idea Studio - diy. life. style. design.
Painting Upholstery with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint ®
French Linen Dresser
I came across this beautiful dresser at a yard sale a few years ago. Her paint and finish were a mess but everything else was in great shape. This piece is from the Touraine Custom Collection by Drexel (circa 1950's to 1960's). To date, she's my favorite yard sale find and I was glad to finally work on her. I was really excited to buy another color of Annie Sloan Chalk Paint too. French Linen was the color I chose to go with. I painted the shell of the dresser in French Linen. For the…
I’m in love again….
Over the years my decor style has changed. *now there’s a shocker* I’ve gone from country floral and all things home-made, to ethnic-full on jewel tones, buddhas, & elephants……
SMP Living Spotlight!
Happy Friday, SMPers! We've got a little end-of-week tradition around here where we put a quick pause on wedding world to fix our eyes on all things Living . From travel to home, blogging to fashion, ...
RESERVED DOL13 FAN Gorgeous French Provincial Paris Apartment Bedroom Suite Dresser Mirror
Dresser painted in Annie Sloan's Country Grey Chalk Paint
Tiered Wire Basket | European-Inspired Home Furnishings | Ballard Designs
This tiered serving tool is actually three separate baskets that unscrew, so you can use them separately and then nest them for easy storage. The shovel-style handle says, simple and fresh, making this tiered tool ideal for serving a buffet or holding produce in the kitchen. Tiered Wire Basket features: Fill center tier with oasis to create a cut-flower centerpiece Fill top and bottom with bread and fruit Dramatic height gives anything you do with it instant presence