Sometimes I wonder how I was lucky enough to scoop up THIS piece or THAT piece... I've found some good ones over the years of refinishing. I was browsing the furniture section of my local marketplace and saw that this beautiful Stanley had been sitting for awhile... I instantly fell in love with the hardware and the bun feet.
Buffalo check is everywhere! There are buffalo check pumpkins this fall, pillows, and don't forget my buffalo check curtains! I painted this adorable headboard below with buffalo check and added hooks! Watch the video tutorial below of how I created cute side tables with buffalo check tops without a stencil! I tried looking for a… Continue reading How to Paint a Buffalo Check Pattern
Spring is finally here in the Midwest, and it is time to start doing more living outside! Every single year when Spring rolls around, I look around my yard and patio, and feel like I need buy new everything! Does anyone else feel that way?! Everything feels dark and dusty... and that is exactly how I felt about this metal outdoor table we've had for a few years. The DIY-er in me knew I could probably refresh it with paint, but honestly, I was concerned about the paint job not lasting because of it being outside in the elements.
Pieces of furniture with gorgeous details can really stand out with a glazing technique. If I'm working on intricate details like this piece, I typically will use furniture paint that I have on hand rather than buying a separate glazing product.
I have been loving my painted kitchen cabinets, and have known that I wanted to eventually get a new backsplash to keep it flowing with the rest of the kitchen. Even though replacing backsplash is not a huge job, I wanted to save money and give it a whirl myself with paint...(because you know, if it can be painted, I want to try it!).
I so have enjoyed working on this beautiful buffet! The character on it is so charming and unique, it's one of the most beautiful pieces I have ever seen or refinished! I am going to share with you a few videos from this makeover