Tag Archives: Chalk Paint

Another Great Garage Sale Find and Flip

One of my favorite projects, and judging by views and emails I’ve gotten from readers, a favorite for you as well, is my oversized Display Frame. I have been looking for an oversized picture frame to re-purpose for quite some … Continue reading

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ReUse-apalooza Designer Challenge- Part 3- We are Done!!

Well, our ReUse-apalooza #DesignerChallenge2016 entry is finally completed and has been turned into the auction.  Unfortunately I don’t have a nice “staged” picture to share as we ran out of time finishing the project and getting it delivered in time.  … Continue reading

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Now he’s glad he bought them….

Remember these less than attractive chairs that my husband picked up this fall?     After being set aside for most of the winter, their make-overs are finally done. After cleaning up the wood, I painted the chairs with DIY … Continue reading

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Poppies Paint Review

I first started painting with chalk paint about 5 years ago.  At that time we were doing some remodeling and working with a decorator.  We had one piece of furniture that had sentimental value to my husband, with the 1960s … Continue reading

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ReUse-apolooza- Designer Challenge 2016 Part 2

Tom has been working hard on our entry for this year’s ReUse-apolooza #DesignerChallenge. As with many projects, we started with an inspiration design, based on a project we found on Pinterest.  Our project will also be a Wine Bar/Buffet, though … Continue reading

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Another Great Furniture Flip

Last week I shared a glimpse of our most recent furniture flip- a 1980s farmhouse style coffee table.  Today I’ll give you more of the details. As you may recall, we picked up the table as part of a “lot” … Continue reading

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A Shout Out to Everything But The House

We’ve got another great furniture flip completed.  This time, it is a farm-style coffee table. The table itself had humble beginnings as a simple honey oak color table that probably came from a moderate price furniture store in the 1970s. … Continue reading

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From Dark and Dated to Wow

They’re finally done!!!  It only took me three weeks to complete (but I did only work on them for a few hours at a time a few days a week) but I’ve “flipped” my formal dining room chairs, taking them … Continue reading

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From Bedside Table to Wine Cabinet in One Weekend!

On a recent junking adventure we purchased this oak cabinet for $4!! It looked like something you might purchase at Target or other discount store, but it was sturdy and other than a missing knob, it was in good shape.  … Continue reading

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