Painted Rug on Wood Floor

We would love to refinish our wood floors.  They’re over 15 years old and have been well loved.  Unfortunately refinishing the wood floors is pretty far down on our to-do list, and the floors in the kitchen are in the worst shape of all.  And if you know me or […]

Argyle Painted Wall

Recently an old friend contacted me to paint her nursery wall in an argyle pattern. ¬†She’s expecting a boy, and since her husband is a golf pro, they wanted a vintage golf themed nursery. I asked for her wall dimensions beforehand, and I made a game plan. The wall height […]

Chalk Paint Tips

I’m not a “certified” chalk painter, but I’ve done a lot of research (Pinterest and YouTube videos). ūüôā ¬†More importantly,¬†I’ve painted A BUNCH of things with chalk paint. ¬†I’ve compiled all that knowledge, and I’m going to share some chalk paint tips with you today! I taught my first (ever!) […]

Painted Upholstered Chair using Chalk Paint

This tutorial walks you through painting an upholstered chair using chalk paint. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. I recently painted an upholstered chair¬†I found at a consignment shop. ¬†Before the redo, the chair looked like it belonged on […]

Tutorial for Using Chalk Paint on Fabric

Although I would not always recommend using chalk paint on fabric, it does work! ¬†I’m sharing a tutorial on how I painted a velvet headboard… {If you’re new¬†here, you may want to follow¬†me on Facebook, Twitter¬†&¬†Pinterest.} I’m still painting things… I found this amazing headboard at a flea market last […]

Spray Paint Thrift Store Dishes

I LOVE white dishes. ¬†I love their simplicity and how¬†they brighten up any space. I am¬†obsessed with this Martha Stewart photo: Decor dishes can be¬†expensive, but there is¬†an inexpensive and easy¬†DIY solution which includes (glossy) white spray paint and some thrift store (or garage sales) finds. I found my dishes […]

How to Paint a Faucet

Have you ever wondered if you can paint a faucet?¬†Our house was built in the 90’s. ¬†The 90’s = brass. ¬†Unfortunately we didn’t have the budget to replace the faucets, so I decided it was worth a try to paint them… I used Rust-Oleum’s Painter’s Touch Ultra Cover paint in […]