Furniture Rehab · Painted Projects

No Upholstery Needed Bench Make-Over

You may remember this adorable vanity bench in a previous Tuesday’s Treasures post.  I just loved the bird’s eye maple wood and couldn’t bring myself to paint it.  There were specks of paint all over it, so I lightly sanded it with a fine 220 sanding sponge and then put a coat of clear Briwax… Continue reading No Upholstery Needed Bench Make-Over

Furniture Rehab · Painted Projects

Stand Mini-Makeover

I purchased this stand recently from a fellow junk collector.  The top was stained a dark java color, but the wood did not take the stain evenly.  She had painted the legs white. Most of the hard work, was done for me.  I didn’t have any java stain, but I did have a dark walnut,… Continue reading Stand Mini-Makeover

Painted Projects · Vintage Christmas

Upcycled Snowflake Saw

I thought I added this blog post weeks ago.  I guess I had started it but never finished it…LOL.  Better late then never, I suppose. I came across a similar project while looking at Pinterest a couple of months ago, and figured hubby had a saw that he could spare.  He has a ton of… Continue reading Upcycled Snowflake Saw

Furniture Rehab · Painted Projects

Homemade Chalk Paint

This post contains affiliate links to help you find the products you may need for this project. Earlier this year I fell victim to the chalk paint craze, but I didn’t like the high prices for small jars of chalk paint or the limited color choices.  Don’t get me wrong, I do have a bunch… Continue reading Homemade Chalk Paint