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Small Table in Layered Chalk Paint


Hey guys!  I’m still working on items for the vintage market, and that includes some small furniture as well.  I painted this small table over the weekend: This post contains affiliate links, at no extra cost to you, so that you can easily find some of the products I used. First, I primed it with […] Read more…

DIY Signs for the Market


So I told you guys I’m doing my first vintage market in a few weeks, and I’m feverishly (as much as I can with three kids – one only 6 months old – and keeping up with household chores) creating pieces to sell.  This is a handmade market, which means I can’t bring some of […] Read more…

My New Vintage Card Catalog


A long time ago I fell in love with card catalogs… they’re not easy to find, and there are a lot of great DIY faux card catalogs out there, but I told myself if I ever found an authentic vintage one I would have to buy it!  (As long as it wasn’t astronomically expensive- let’s […] Read more…

Treasure Hunting 17


It’s been awhile since my last Treasure Hunting post, but I’ve been thrifting and yard sale-ing again (yeay for warmer weather) so I’ve got some goodies to show you today!  Some of these items I’ll keep, some I’ll update, and some I’ll resell.  Let’s get this party started… I sprung and bought these antique windows from […] Read more…

How to Update a Dresser with Paintable Wallpaper


Today I’m revisiting one of my first favorite makeovers that’s almost 3 years old now.  I can’t believe so much time has passed already!  I forgot how much I like this look and I need to use this technique again when I find the right piece. This is a the story of an unfinished wood dresser with […] Read more…

Farmhouse Chair Makeover with Ticking Fabric


Hey guys, as promised I’m sharing a new makeover today!  It’s good to be back working on projects again.  Painting is my zen when everything else in life can be unpredictable. I bought this vintage chair quite a while ago and honestly forgot about it.  It definitely needed updating but it had a cute style.  Someone […] Read more…

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