Colorful Whimsical Update for 70s Furniture

Don’t you think this week’s project could be in an ugliest furniture transformation contest?  This dated 70s end table was given to me by an acquaintance.  Challenge accepted! Since it was free and so unattractive to begin with, I felt completely free to add bold color and pattern.   I chose the decoupage paper specifically for […]


Transform Your Sideboard with Charcoal Grey

This thrift store sideboard was definitely in need of a transformation.  The wood was worn and marked up, and it was missing a handle.  Nothing a lot of wood filler and a little color and pattern can’t fix! If you want to see me starting this project Live, you can watch it here. Here are […]

Buffets and China Cabinets

Night Stands with Pretty Details

If you saw my desk project from last week, then you know that I recently found a local furniture thrift store and these night stands were among the pieces I picked up.  I got both for $25!  They were in pretty good shape, but we did make a couple repairs.  Here’s how they originally looked. […]

Bedroom Sets Tables

Sophisticated Soft Pink Vintage Desk

I found this vintage desk at a local thrift store that I recently stumbled on, and their prices were great too.  If you want to see me starting to paint this desk, or how I did the “broken” stencil technique, check out these videos.   Here are the products I used to achieve this look. Resource […]


Need a Colorful Painted Rocking Chair Idea?

If you’re like me and you have an old rocking chair, you may need ideas to update it.  This rocking chair was handed down from my mom.  While the needlepoint is charming, unless the theme of your room is granny chic, it is also dated. I started painting this rocker almost exactly a year ago.  […]

Benches and Chairs

Stunning Coral Chalk Paint Dresser

This 9-drawer dresser is super long and curvy, and I wanted to enhance her femininity with these blended coral colors.   This week I wanted to take a moment to discuss why chalk paint is better for furniture than latex paint.  Latex paint is for walls.  It has resins in it that make it sit on […]