Vintage Suitcase Makeover

Hello sweet Friends!! Today I am finally sharing the second suitcase of this set I picked up curbside a year or so ago. I gave my garage a serious cleaning and uncovered it from one of the corners. I'll be back on Thursday with a glimpse of all the stuff I decided to purge. (It was A LOT!) I shared what I did with the first suitcase HERE, and today I'm sharing how I transformed the larger of the two: That one wasn't in as pristine condition as the smaller one was, and I had a hard time … [Read more...]

Vintage Dresser Makeover

Hello Sweet Friends! It's Themed Furniture Thursday around here and I have a dresser makeover to share with you today! If you are new to my blog, welcome! I've got a great makeover for you. However if you have been with me more than a couple of months, you may feel a bit of deja vu! Remember Grandma's Vintage Dresser I shared back in August: This was one of a set of vintage dressers I acquired from my husband's Grandmother's estate. Here is the other one: I painted this one … [Read more...]

Grandma’s Vintage Dresser Makeover

Hello, lovely Friends, and welcome to Themed Furniture Thursday! I do love a good furniture makeover, but adding a twist by following a theme makes it a fun challenge, and I love a challenge! This month's theme is "Knock Offs", where we find a piece that inspires us to recreate the look, usually for much less. You may remember me sharing this photo of my garage not too long ago: (Show this to your husbands, ladies. You're welcome.) Piled at the front there are four dressers, a china … [Read more...]

Curbside Suitcase Makeover

That's right, no shame here. I sure DID pick up a suitcase off of someone's curb. In fact, I picked up two! I was taking my Mom home the other day and happened through the neighborhood I grew up in when I spied these two lovelies sitting out for the trash: I'm sure these were all the rage back in the day. I quickly threw them in my car and was on my way. Today is Trash to Treasure Tuesday and I had another project in mind, but I really wanted to play around with my new luggage. (Plus … [Read more...]