painted furniture

Once upon a time, after a long day at work, I needed a pick-me-up so I decided to drag my son thrifting with me. Okay…so it was only about a wee...

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Vintage Desk Makeover

I was given this vintage, rusted metal trunk (for free) from one of my co-workers late last summer. He had it sitting around and, knowing him, the cha...

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Rusted Vintage Trunk Makeover

Recently, I joined a group on Facebook called The DIY Forum and they have monthly themed challenges that you can enter. For February, it was a no sew ...

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Painted Canvas Seat

For another quick winter project I decided to refinish a cute foot stool I found at a yard sale this summer. I actually fell in love with this as-is, ...

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Refinished Foot Stool

Despite, or maybe because of, my recently acquired addiction to Craigslist and thrift stores, I recently put myself on a buying freeze. Due to limited...

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Finding a Deal on Craigslist