Give an Outdated Shelf New Life

Hey Ya'll, what happened to fall??  It was hot here today...I might have even broken a sweat just by being outside! Today I'm sharing how I gave new life to a little old shelf I found during this yard sale trip. You can barely see it in the bottom corner. I've already tackled a couple of pieces, like the drop leaf table  in the center. Like I said, it's just a little old shelf, but there were a couple of things that made me buy it. I figured I would do something with it … [Read more...]

Old Shelf Saved

I have  a fun little makeover to share with you today. This shelf was purchased dusty and neglected for $5. It has a funky top shelf that I imagine held silverware at one time, but would not be very useful today: So I wacked it out and replaced that piece with a regular shelf: Then I gave it a wainscot backing and a coat of Annie Sloan's Duck Egg Blue chalk paint... I love this color. Much better... now it's functional again. I'm really pleased with how it … [Read more...]