I must say coming up with ideas for updating a plain bathroom was a lot easier than taking photos afterwards. With every project I complete I learn something new, which is one reason why I love a challenge. Continue reading
Today I’m sharing how to make a headboard slipcover and Euro sham for the guest room. Like so many projects this one had me reconsidering my original vision. In the end I’m very happy with how the slipcover turned out and it’s always fun to share the process. Continue reading
Today I’m sharing easy ways to decorate with red, white and blue. Our summer temperatures are heating up, getting me in the mood for festive colors. You could say decorating with blue and white is part of my signature style, but red not so much. Maybe it’s just a mind-set of thinking red doesn’t compliment our home. Well those thoughts are changing.
After experimenting on how to make a pressed herb collage, I think I’ve got it. I’m not going to call the process of making pressed herbs a trial and error necessarily. Both ways that I used will work, so I’ll just leave it up to you to decide which one you like best. Continue reading
Today’s project, how to create a paint and liming wax finish, is on a small-scale. This is an old oak school chair I picked up a few years ago in an antique store while shopping with my daughter on Amelia Island. I bought the chair thinking I would get it home somehow, but as it turned out my daughter kept it. Funny how those things happen, and it’s a good thing, because now it belongs to the grand baby. Continue reading