Tag: Sea Spray

French Flea Market Coffee Table Makeover

French coffee table front

I’m calling today’s look French flea market because it has a European feel with that aged character I love.  I started with a standard glass top coffee table and tried to reimagine it into something unique that makes a statement.  If you’d like to see how I actually did this makeover, you can check out … Read more

Wood Blanket Chest

sw boho coffee table front

Wood blanket chests are so useful when you’re addicted to blankets like I am!  Wisconsin gets cold in the winter.  Plus, you have the top surface for drinks, books and decor. My vision for this trunk included a raised stencil with layering and distressing, but the layers didn’t work together the way I had hoped.  … Read more

Chalk Paint Table Ideas | Farmhouse End Tables

chalk painted end table set

I’m still working on my garage stash of furniture, all procured before the quarantine began.  Yes! – my hoarding habit finally pays off!  These well-made Lenoir House Broyhill end tables came from Goodwill and cost about $15 each.  Matching sets are fairly difficult to come by, so I usually grab them when I can. This … Read more

Desk Makeover | Italian Villa Look

italian villa desk front

If you like things that are crusty and imperfect, today’s technique is for you!  I was inspired to make this smooth Pennsylvania House desk look like a cracking plaster wall in Italy.  There were a lots of steps, so buckle up while I take you on this journey!  Here is what the original finish looked … Read more

Hexagon Table Makeover

hexagon table front

Do you have one of these vintage hexagon tables around your house?  Many people do!  It could be time to pull it out, dust it off, and give it a paint makeover. This one belongs to a friend and client named Carrie.  It was her grandparents’ table, so she wanted to update it to use … Read more