Furniture Makeovers

A Place to Rest and FREE Printable

Every home needs a little love and I have the perfect piece of furniture to give our front porch just that…..aView full post »

What Became of a Broken Cupboard

There must be a lot of people who don’t see the potential in broken furniture, I see it all the time! I actuallyView full post »

The Perfect Shade of Grey

I love trying new colours so when Miss Mustard Seed came out with her European Line of Milk Paint I knew that I wantedView full post »

Milk Paint Lessons & Mistakes

I believe we can all learn from our mistakes, as much as they are hard to deal with sometimes great things can comeView full post »

Broken, Stinky & Quite Frankly Disgusting

Let’s pretend that last week didn’t happen… was meant to happen, but then my computer decided itView full post »

Wicker Nursery Cabinet + FREE Printable

I have had this cabinet sitting around in the shed for years. When I first purchased it I had plans that it would goView full post »

Country Green Cabinet + FREE Printable

I always like to mix things up a bit and step out of my comfort zone. When it comes to my furniture projects I am notView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Mustard Chest

It is kind of fun sometimes to take a piece of furniture that is a little generic and make it into a one-of-a-kindView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Industrial Tallboy

So things are changing up around here a bit! Which is exciting but at the same time it’s taking some getting useView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Rustic Chest of Drawers

Sometimes when it comes to getting a piece of furniture for a bargain it all comes down to timing and spotting itView full post »

When Nothing goes to Plan!

I wish I could say to you that everything I do goes perfectly to plan, that somehow miraculously everything works out,View full post »

Refreshing a Vintage Ladder

I have a lot of “old” things in my home that I have managed to save from the sheds here on the farm. I amView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Vintage Striped Sideboard

I hope you had a wonderful weekend……mine was quite eventful after I ended up in the emergency room. ItView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} New York Dresser

I am finally back from my little break! I missed you all! I wanted to thank you for all your lovely comments on myView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} The Big Reveal

Finally, we come to the end of our journey and I get to share with you the BIG REVEAL of the project we have worked onView full post »

{How to Makeover Furniture} Part 5 – Finishing Touches

I work with three different types of paint at the moment: Chalk Paint, Milk Paint & Fusion Mineral Paint. ChalkView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Vintage Boxwood Cabinet

I had a tough week last week with furniture, I have been looking for weeks for a perfect chest of drawers for a customView full post »

{How to Makeover Furniture} Part 4 – Painting

Now comes the fun part of a furniture makeover…..painting! I personally love to paint….all the steps priorView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} A Make-Under!

Generally I avoid furniture that is already painted because it is usually more work than I am willing to put into it.View full post »

{How to Makeover Furniture} Part 3 Stripping & Staining

I know this is probably a weird thing to hear from someone who paints furniture, but I actually love wood. I try toView full post »

{How to Makeover Furniture} Part 2 – Repairs

I need your help! I want your help choosing the colour that the inside & sides of the drawers will be painted onView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Architects Cabinet & Office Update

I wish I could show you my office progress but I am trying to keep it all under wraps until it is finished. I canView full post »

{How to Makeover Furniture} Part 1 The Gear

I love, like love, LOVE giving vintage furniture new life…..there are parts of the process I wish I could skipView full post »

Pottery Barn Industrial Dresser Knock-Off

Generally speaking when I do my furniture makeovers I don’t “copy” people, I like to be unique and doView full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Little Coral Dresser

For a long time I hated pink… loathed the colour… dislike of it is well documented in my family.View full post »

{Furniture Makeover} Hand Painted Dresser

This piece of furniture definitely makes a statement. Originally I was just going to paint this with Miss Mustard SeedView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Trophy Sideboard

I know I said I loved my makeover of the French Provincial Sideboard……but this one has got that beat. WhenView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Monogrammed Desk

I hope  you have had a great weekend….for those of you in Australia I hope you are surviving the heat….I amView full post »

Furniture Makeover: French Provincial Sideboard

Today’s makeover has become one of my favourites…..seriously it was ugly when I got it….the stain wasView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Retro TV Cabinet

Generally speaking I am not into mid-century furniture, it’s not my style and I do not buy them toView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Queen Anne Coffee Table

I thought amongst all the holiday craziness….before I share my first ever Christmas Home tour I would do a postView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Deer Chair

A little known fact about me is that I am addicted to vintage chairs….I have been for as long as I have beenView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Little Blue Dresser

This and a coordinating sideboard & dresser (see them here and here) were the first pieces I intentionally  boughtView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Graphite Sideboard

This is the second piece in a set of three. I loved the intricate details in this and felt they were lost on the pieceView full post »

Furniture Makeover: French Grey Dresser

This is the first piece of a matching set I made over. With this piece I had to cut some excess wood off the top fromView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Coral Drawers

One thing I like to do when working with vintage furniture is somehow pay homage to the wood it is made with….notView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Cream Sideboard

There are a lot of these retro sideboards around, they are made with laminate and chipboard. While I only work withView full post »

Furniture Makeover: Little Green Dresser

One of my favourite past times is to paint…..I love the transformative powers of paint. I don’t careView full post »

  • Betty Whatley - August 10, 2016 - 1:12 pm

    Found your blog on Pinterest. Love the furniture and the ideas that you shared with us. Am very excited to have found you and looking forward to receiving more of your ideas.ReplyCancel

  • Darlene roloson - July 26, 2016 - 2:14 am

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