DIY Ombré Effect Pallet Tray Using Chalk Finish Paint

DIY Ombré Effect Pallet Tray Using Chalk Finish Paint The Ombré effect has been around for quite some time, but I have never tried it myself and wanted to make a farmhouse style tray using the technique.  I Googled and looked on Pinterest to learn how, and I’m excited to say it worked!

Vintage Breadbox Makeover – Painting Therapy

I picked up this vintage bread box quite a few months ago and I planned to give it a makeover for my daughter and her new house but  her kitchen he needs an entire makeover and she doesn’t have room on the counter for it, so I ended up fixing it up for myself to keep. It was in pretty good condition with just a few dents & dings and a missing  knob so really just needed a new paint {Read More}

Easy DIY Farmhouse Style Paint Finish

If you love the old farmhouse look, I’ve got a super easy way to achieve it with an easy DIY paint finish that is so simple to do… and it’s as pretty as supermodel Cindy Crawford’s mole! 🙂 It’s a great way to transform thrift store and yard sale finds that either look outdated, or have potential, but are a bit more battered than you’d like.

Tea Kettle on a Tea Kettle … What??

My mom has a cast iron tea kettle that I was admiring at her house, and have been hoping I might find a similar one, but something lucky happened, so I got one (sort of), but didn’t have to buy it. Clear as mud, right? Let me explain…

Transforming Time

I bought this vintage clock about 6 months ago because I really liked the face, but it isn’t a high-end clock and the wood is not great quality, so I knew I would either remove the face and use it for display, or attempt to do something to improve its appearance. First, I gave coat of CeCe Caldwell’s Smoky Mountain paint and although it looked wonderful, the color wasn’t right for my living room or kitchen, so I gave it {Read More}