Category: Home Decor

  • Oops, I messed up my painted floor

    Oops, I messed up my painted floor

    Have you ever messed up a painting project and had to redo the entire thing? I hate when that happens.  Even though I’m known as an expert in my field, I will admit I’m not perfect. This is one of my most recent boo-boos. Thank goodness it was in my house and not a client. […]

  • Weathered Staircase

    Weathered Staircase

    Do you have a staircase that is stuck in the 80s and want to bring it into the 21st century? Here’s a great idea you might want to consider. As pretty as this staircase was back in the day it just isn’t going to work with the new upgrades in this home today. This home […]

  • Decoupage Jewelry Box

    Decoupage Jewelry Box

    You know the old saying. “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure”?  Have you ever driven through your neighborhood on trash day and saw a piece of furniture thrown by the curbside and was tempted to snatch it up? This is how I found this cute little jewelry box. And it’s time to give it […]

  • Learn how to stain, chalk paint, and transfer an image to create a one-of-a-kind table

    Learn how to stain, chalk paint, and transfer an image to create a one-of-a-kind table

     Have you ever driven by your neighbor’s trash and seen something they are throwing out and thought about throwing it in your trunk and taking it home? I do it all the time. In fact, my kids make fun of me for doing it. That is until they see how I transformed it. Take a […]

  • Coastal Table & Chair Makeover

    Coastal Table & Chair Makeover

    One of my favorite things to do is go shopping in a thrift store. I find some of the best bargains there. Take this table and two chairs I found for only $20. I turned it into the cutest coastal dinette set and sold it for $200. Not bad for a $20 investment and the […]

  • How to Create a Faux Crocodile Table

    How to Create a Faux Crocodile Table

    Have you ever wondered how they create that crocodile faux look on furniture? I’m going to show you my secret to creating a faux crocodile table and give it a modern feel. I bought this table at a thrift store for $20.00. They are pretty easy to find in Goodwill and thrift stores. Just find something […]

  • How to paint velvet fabric with chalk paint

    How to paint velvet fabric with chalk paint

    I’ll bet you never thought you could paint velvet fabric with chalk paint. Wait until you see this gorgeous headboard I transformed. I’ll show you my secret trick and give you the complete supply list and video tutorial. Is this crazy or what? My friend gave me this headboard that was his grandfather’s. In fact, […]

  • Mackenzie-Childs Mirror Makeover

    Mackenzie-Childs Mirror Makeover

    Mackenzie-Childs is known for its collection of high-end tableware and furniture and can be a bit pricey for the average person, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have the look of this energetic design in your home. I love Mackenzie-Childs. It’s fun, happy, and whimsical, and it’s so easy to replicate. Take a look at […]

  • Finding Inspiration

    Finding Inspiration

    As creatives, we are always looking for inspiration for our next project that sets us apart from everyone else. So how do we find new ideas to create a space that has that WOW! factor? Sometimes inspiration comes from the most unlikely places. Take a look at how this chair sparked a fresh and innovative […]

  • Painted orchids

    Painted orchids

    I love Orchids, but I can never find the color I want in the store. I decided to try something new and bought a white orchid and changed the color with one simple step and it came out beautiful. Here’s how I created my own painted orchids. I was in the thirst store and found […]