If you've ever gone antique picking, you know how rewarding it can be. When you find a piece with good bones but a worn style, it's fun to give it a fresh new look. A recent purchase for me was a cool vintage auditorium folding chair. It's such a cute size but the condition of
I've painted a lot of furniture throughout the years but unfortunately not the most effortless way. It wasn't until I discovered chalk paint that I really began to enjoy the process and the smoothest results! Now I always use a good primer, chalk paint, and finishing wax to get a super smooth finish that lasts.
I am a sucker for picking up old chairs and small tables. Whether I see them at a thrift store or a flea market, they seem to shout my name as I go by. Most of the time I have to look past the current styling and overall dirt. Instead, I think of all the
Before you throw out that old dresser, check out all of these great dresser makeovers that may inspire you to tackle a transformation project of your own.
I don't know about you, but I get so inspired with furniture makeovers. An update to old furniture not only creates a fresh look but it also extends the life of a piece. For the budget conscience, this makes a lot of sense. Today I'm going to focus on kitchen tables. It's easy to change
Some old furniture keeps it's character and style throughout the years. Others, not so much! Maybe you have some furniture that was passed down to you that isn't your style. Or, you could have purchased some necessary pieces at a thrift store. Regardless of how you acquired your vintage pieces, I will show you how
Furniture pieces can either blend in with the surrounding decor or really stand out. If you are looking for that special wow factor, you may want to try one of these upcycled furniture ideas.Instead of replacing an old piece of furniture, you can give it a new life with a brand new look. These upcycling
If you have ever wanted magazine style outdoor furniture, then you'll want to begin by looking inside your house. Since good quality outdoor furniture can be expensive, why not repurpose what you have inside for outdoor use? With some easy modifications, you'll see how to turn indoor furniture into outdoor. The following ideas show how
If you don't like the style of what you've been given, change it. This mirror makeover project shows how I upcycled an old mirrored display shelf into a fun and trendy barware display. The new shelving unit was quick and easy to do and there was no need to throw out the old to buy something totally new.
Knowing how to distress wood is a great skill to learn for making your new piece of furniture look antique. See how guest blogger, Kelly Mahan, gets this done.
See how you can turn old and neglected dressers into beautiful new furnishings with these five dresser makeovers that will be sure to inspire you.
Pull out your drab folding chairs and make some fabulous party chairs with these amazing ideas for folding chair makeovers.