A very special birth day, a confession and a special thank you from a special lady!
Today while the rest of the world had their eyes glued to the TV for the royal wedding, Behind My Red Door, or more accurately OUTSIDE...
3 Painting Techniques for Furniture - Sand and Sisal
Prev postNext post Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse Yesterday I shared my experience at the Haven Conference, and today I wanted to show you a few things I learned at my favorite session: Advanced Painting! Now, I’m absolutely no expert when it comes to painting furniture but I’ve dabbled with it a ... Read More about 3 Painting Techniques for Furniture
Antiques in Long Valley Show Find - Primitive Folk Art by Old World Primitives
This weekend I went to the 23rd annual “Antiques in Long Valley” show in Long Valley, NJ and left with a fantastic find! I purchased a circa 1870s chimney cupboard with original dark blue paint. I think it is a rare and beautiful find and am very excited about it. Plus, it fits perfectly into … Continue reading "Antiques in Long Valley Show Find"
I love the synergy created when two pieces of rubbish come together to form something greater than each part could ever be on its own. That is how I feel about these vintage, louvered closet doors and this pair of scrolling iron, wall sconces. I really scored when I found this pair of wall sconces at the local Santa Cruz Flea Market. I got both sconces for twenty dollars! When my upholsterer was picking up some of my other projects, she mentioned that she also did rewiring, so I had her take…
DIY Crackle Paint With Elmer's Glue | eHow.com
There's no need to buy expensive crackle medium to create crackled paint effects. Make paint crackle by first brushing on a layer of Elmer's Glue-All.
Dress Up a Plain Jane Cabinet with Pie Safe Tin Panels
I am so in Love with this!! DIY Vintage Pie Safe! Anne (who created this) is Amazing! So the Tutorial is excellent and unbelievably Easy to create ! It is rare at this point for a DIY project to shock me, but this transformation blew me away!