A New Life for Omi’s Sewing Box

I have a fun little makeover to share today. You see there was this very special lady we called Omi.  She felt like a grandmother to me although she was actually my sister's husband's grandmother.  She was at all of the family celebrations my sister hosted.  She is resting in heaven now, but I aquired something special of hers, her sewing box.  I love to sew, so a sewing box is a very personal thing to me. Nobody but you ever sees what you have stashed in your sewing box, right? I thought … [Read more...]

Sewing Stool Redo & Chalk Paint Recipe Revealed

  Hello my beautiful friends in blog land!  I have a little makeover to share with you today... AND I will also be sharing the recipe for the chalk paint I used to paint it! I found this little stool at an estate sale a couple of weeks ago for $10: I thought it would be the perfect project to try out DIY chalk paint since if I ruined it, it would be no big loss. It ended up turning out pretty cute: It was really gross before and that upholstery? Ew! So … [Read more...]