Bohemian Cedar Chest

Apologies in advance, but this post is not exactly a step by step tutorial on how to make this finish. I wish I had registered my process with videos or pictures but the truth is, this was a crazy experiment I decided to do and there wasn’t much planning before I started. In fact, I […]

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How I Painted our Fireplace (with Video Tutorial)

Hello friends, I know I’ve been very quiet here in the blog, but with winter almost over, I’ve been busy again with several DIY projects, still trying to make some improvements to our lovely farmhouse. We are now almost done decorating our “fireplace room”. It is funny how so many colonial houses were built with […]

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Mid Century Modern Makeover – Navy and Gold

Tired of navy blue yet? I can’t get enough of it so apologies, but here goes another one. This stunning piece was for sale at a thrift shop in a neighbor town. I can’t resist  MCMs, and this dresser was no exception. It was one of the pieces I refinished for the same shop that was selling my […]

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Blue & Bling – A chest of drawers with nailhead trim

This month I had a few quiet days, with not many orders to finish, so I finally had time to work on a project I’ve been planning to do for over a year. You have probably seen refinished dressers ornate with nailhead trim, right? Well, since the first time I saw one I became obsessed about it and […]

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White and Pink Bedside Table

My neighbor Jamie found this cute table at a tag sale a while ago. It had no right place in her house, until she decided it would look nice as a bedside table for her little daughter. She was debating between white and pink, and although her final choice was white, I thought throwing a […]

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