Ballard-Inspired Holiday Pillow

Hello beautiful Friends! Are you feeling Jolly yet? My six year old has been going around singing, "Deck the halls of Holwy Jolwy!" all week, so I think he's there. And I am just putting the finishing touches on my Christmas décor so I am almost there too! Today I am bringing you my first Holiday post of the season, a cute project I made for this month's Get Your DIY On theme, "Knock-Off Holiday Décor". I know I usually post on Thursday and expected to as usual yesterday, but two of our … [Read more...]

Paris Jewelry Box Makeover

Hello sweet Friends! Feels like I was just here! If you missed yesterday's post, I shared some cute striped sweater pumpkins made from thrift store sweaters as part of the bHome What I Love about Fall Tour. That tour also included an awesome giveaway for a $250 Amazon gift card. Visit HERE to see how you can enter! The title for today's post says "Paris", but it's really all about animal inspiration. This month's Get Your DIY On theme is "Animal Inspired DIY Projects", and while I was … [Read more...]

Neutral Fall Tablescape {& Five Minute Napkin Rings}

Hello sweet Friends! Thanks so much for the wonderful birthday wishes! If you stopped by here on Friday you saw what I was greeted with in my front yard, thanks to my sister. You can see it here if you missed it. Her birthday was the day after mine and I knew I had to immediately get her back. Here's what I did to her: She got up at about midnight to peek out the window to see if her son's car was home yet, and couldn't believe I got her right back!  Ahh so fun! OK now for what you … [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...]

Outdoor Glider Bench Makeover

Hi lovely friends! I told you the other day that I've been spending several days working outdoors and today I'm sharing a project that was very much overdue. I purchased this outdoor glider bench about six or seven years ago: Isn't it just pitiful? I covered the cushions once before about three years ago, and it was time to do it again! I've included affiliate links so you can find the products I used. Here's my new and improved outdoor glider bench now: Doesn't it look brand … [Read more...]

March Madness 2016 {31 Thrifty makeovers in 31 Days}

Hey there, amazing Friends!! I'm so glad you stopped by today! I have gathered all 31 of my March Madness thrifty makeovers in one place.  I thought it would be fun to look back at all the fun transformations. Although I included the ugly before photos of the previous makeovers daily at the bottom of each post, the pretty after photos are so much nicer to look at, wouldn't you agree? Here ya go...from first to final...enjoy! Day #1   DIY Tray from an Old Picture Day #2 Mini … [Read more...]

80’s Clock Cabinet Reimagined

Is it really day #13?? How did we get here so fast? March is flying by! Not to worry though , I still have 18 more fantastic thrifty makeovers on their way! :) Let's get to today's makeover...this clock from the heart of the 80's. This was a staple in 80's décor: Mine was navy blue, and I loved it. When I came across this one at the thrift store, I saw past the clock and instead envisioned it as a cool cabinet. I told you the other day I rarely pass up little cabinets since they are … [Read more...]