I discovered Dixie Belle Mineral Chalk Paint when a fellow vendor became a Dixie Belle retailer. I must say, this paint is amazing! It goes on smooth and dries pretty fast and you can paint nearly anything with it. It’s thinner than most big box brands of chalk paint and therefore you use less, but… Continue reading Dixie Belle Mannequin Makeover
I picked up this little dresser from one of our online estate auctions for about $12 (it was being sold with a vintage metal stool). I thought it would be a good fit for my work room (which has gotten out of control with clutter the last few months). My work space consists of two… Continue reading Small Dresser Makeover
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
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
I found this stand at a Thrifty Shopper that I don’t normally get to frequent last summer. It was only $4.99. The top was very rough and someone had carved a flower in one of the legs, but it is solid wood and made very well.
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
Last year I found an old sled at an antique store and decorated an ice skate to hang from the sled. I have this in my entryway at home and have no plans to sell it just yet. This sparked my interest in decorating with sleds.