Sew Easy Footstool Cover

Hi Friends and welcome to Themed Furniture Thursday!! I gave you a peek of this little footstool the other day: I snapped it up at my neighborhood yard sale last year for $10. Now my Mom was in the market for a footstool not too long ago, and that's when I remembered I had this little fella in my to-do pyramid. However when she saw it, she kindly said, "No, thank you." Then I redid it... And guess who thought it might work after all? It really is so much cuter … [Read more...]

Coastal-Inspired Candlesticks from Thrift Store Throw Aways

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of DAP Products Inc.. All opinions of this awesome product are 100% mine. Hi Friends! I've got a super simple thrifty DIY project for ya'll today. I was actually looking to test out a new glue. Although I have a personal favorite, it seems to take forever to dry, so I was excited to give DAP® RapidFuse™ All Purpose Adhesive a try. It sets in just 30 seconds and cures in 30 minutes...that's more my kind of speed. DAP products have been a … [Read more...]

20 Fun & Colorful DIY Projects

Happy Sunday, Friends! There were so many gorgeous and colorful DIYs linked up to May's GYDO link party! I hope you enjoy looking through them as much as we enjoyed choosing them. Maybe you'll be inspired to add a little color to your space too? If you see something that inspires you to pin, please visit the link and pin from the original source. Enjoy! Office and Craft Space Reveal from DIY Beautify (Nancy's Pick) Layering Block Distressing Technique by Petticoat Junktion (April's … [Read more...]

DIY Standing Outdoor Plant Hanger

Hey there sweet friends! Today I've got a super simple project to share with you. My tool girl crew and I get together once a month to share a simple project we've built using power tools. Hey those tools aren't just for the boys, you know! This month's theme is Patio and Porch projects. I've been having a lot of fun with my front outdoor entry area this season so far. I started with giving my outdoor glider a makeover: That before photo is actually after I had already spray painted … [Read more...]

10 Tips to a Successful Booth

Thinking of renting a booth in a retail space? Have a booth already, but it needs a little something more? You've come to the right place! As most of you know, I have a booth in an antique mall where I sell the majority of the items I transform. If you are new here, welcome! I sell repurposed and vintage items that I have given new life to, usually with paint. I recently shared updated photos of my booth HERE, and each time I do, I get many questions from readers who want to take the plunge … [Read more...]

Cheap Planter Update and My Favorite Filler!

Hello lovely Friends! Have you had a chance to start working outside yet? Maybe where you live, you're just starting with the cooler season? Well Spring is well under way around here and I have been really enjoying getting my outdoor spaces ready. If the rain will stay away long enough so I can actually enjoy them, that would be super awesome. At the beginning of the month I shared how I updated my Outdoor Glider Bench: It was in desperate need of a redo. You can see more HERE … [Read more...]

Dated Hutch Makeover

Hello to all of you Trash-to-Treasure lovin Friends out there! It's Trash to Treasure Tuesday...my favorite! I have a thrifty makeover for you today and so do four of my favorite treasure maker friends, so look for theirs at the bottom of this post! Today I'm sharing the makeover of one very dated hutch: I love these older hutches because they have so much charm, but one thing I didn't find very charming on this one were these plastic amber door panels: I suspected these were the … [Read more...]

White-Washed Stool and I Hired an Assistant!

Hi Friends!! I've got a quick little makeover for you today, and some fun news as well. First up is the makeover. I picked up this little stool at the Goodwill a few weeks back: It was in perfect condition, just not my favorite color. I've shown you how I paint something distressed without the original paint color showing through, using petroleum jelly, in this recent post. For this little stool a different method was used so the red wouldn't show through. First it got a couple of … [Read more...]

My Booth Update

Hello awesome Friends! It's been almost nine months since I last took you to my booth, so I thought it was time for another trip! I always enjoy looking at other people's booths myself. You can read about my last booth update HERE, but this is about what it looked like the last time I shared it: Forgive the grainy fuzzy photos. I took all of these with my phone. That was in August of last year. The tall dresser with the fabric on the drawers sold as well as the two side table with … [Read more...]

Get Your DIY On: Colorful DIY Projects

Hiya, friends! We're so glad you're here to join us for our monthly Get Your DIY On Party! Have we mentioned how happy we are that you join us each month? We love the creativity, and you always inspire! Last month's Wall Decor Party was amazing. Did you check out our fabulous favorites? 20 Creative Wall Decor Projects If you missed what I shared this week, I shared this fun Restore find, a very countrified hunter green plate rack that looks much more updated, thanks to the Vaseline painting … [Read more...]