Furniture Prep – How to Fix a Broken Foot

Hello, friends This is a quick post just to show you how I fixed the broken foot of this cedar chest I painted a couple of weeks ago. I received several comments here and on my social media pages, asking me how I had fixed the broken foot, after all, it was not just a bad […]

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Cedar Chest -Texturized Blending Tutorial

Hi friends, I continue my adventure into the blending technique world. There are so many ways to play and explore it. Today I am going to show you one more. The story of this chest is a cute one. Remember this other bohemian chest I painted? Well, even after I sold it, I kept receiving […]

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DIY – Faux Wood Panel (with video tutorial)

Today I want to share with you this super easy project I did with the help of my husband in one Saturday afternoon. I wanted to add a special touch to my dining room wall, since my house is already too neutral with grays and whites all around. As always, we were on a low […]

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Small Cabinet for our Farm Kitchen

After several weeks, I think I can finally say our kitchen is ready. Of course I’ll keep making changes over time, but the essential elements are there, and I really love how it looks now. It has the rustic coziness of a farmhouse kitchen, and at the same time feels fresh and new. It’s been […]

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Painting my Kitchen Backsplash

This post is not furniture related, but I had to share with you a quick project I finished this week that made an incredible difference in our kitchen. If you read my most recent posts, you may remember we recently moved from Connecticut to Virginia and I’ve been super busy this summer trying to make […]

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A Hoosier Cabinet made into a Coffee Bar

To my husband and most of my friends’ disappointment, I am not a great wine or beer drinker, but say the word “coffee” and I will drop everything (unless it’s a cup of coffee) and come running. My kitchen has many types of coffee and coffee makers. From the regular home brewer, to a Nespresso, […]

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