5.31 2011

Antique Bedroom Set and Old World Sideboard


I worked on this 6 piece antique bedroom set over the long weekend, anxious to complete it before we left. Between dealing with the pesky bleed through, painting, distressing, glazing, and topcoating, which took me about 2 days. Here is how it came out: READ THE REST //

5.17 2011

I’m at Dream Book Design Today

Happy Tuesday! 

The lovely Adri from Dream Book Design has asked me to answer a few questions as her guest today for her Arizona bloggers week. She writes a fantastic blog full of awesome design inspiration. I didn’t know Adri lived 20 minutes from me until she asked me to be her guest, how cool is that?  Thank you so much, Adri! READ THE REST //
5.16 2011

Shabby French Armoire

One more piece is out of the garage! I see a light at the end of the tunnel :)
This one was taking up a lot of space so I was motivated to finish it quickly.
I remembered a before shot after I had already dismantled everything.
The finish was very worn, and some white paint livened it up.  READ THE REST //
5.9 2011

Mom’s Laundry Room Makeover

I hope everyone had a great time celebrating Mother’s Day!
We did things a little different this year, and gave Mom our sweat equity
to show her our love and appreciation for all she has done for us.
She and Dad recently moved into a new house, and she’s been making it a home.
She wanted her laundry room to look clean and cheerful, so that’s what we gave her! READ THE REST //