You don't have to spend a fortune decorating your home! This $2 thrift store home decor is a perfect example. Again, paint comes to the rescue. You know, you really can decorate a large portion of your home with thrift store and/or garage sale finds. The problem comes in with envisioning how these pieces you find can look with a little paint, etc. Maybe you come across something that is the perfect style...but totally wrong color. That could be a piece of furniture to a really small ... Read More about $2 Thrift Store Home Decor (decorate on a budget!)
It's so much fun (and so easy!) to decorate your home with thrifty finds. Sometimes you have to look beyond what you see. With a little paint and some creativity, you can create a home that you love on a budget! These thrifty coastal wall decor prints ended up costing less than $3 each! Isn't that just crazy? Less than $6 for both. As a matter of fact, I paid $5.25 for both, to be exact. And I didn't spend a dime to make them over. It's Trash to Treasure Transformation day, friends! ... Read More about Thrifty Coastal Wall Decor (easy and cheap!!)
Since it's porch sitting (and rocking!) season, I thought I'd round up some inspiration and ideas for your beautiful summer porches! Spring and summer are all about porch sitting. Am I right?? If you are lucky enough to have a porch, that is. We haven't always had one so we've really enjoyed having one since living here. We have 2 rockers and a bench and use the porch quite often. (I'm a rocker kinda girl ;) ) What we don't have, that I'd love, is a swing on the end. We talked about ... Read More about Beautiful Summer Porches (inspiration and ideas)
Today I'm sharing my friend Jen Crider's new book called, Amazing Furniture Makeovers. And amazing they are! Full of inspiration along with detailed photos and instructions too! My sweet friend Jen over at Girl in the Garage has written a book! I am so proud of her. What an amazing accomplishment. No surprise though, as she is super creative and does such beautiful pieces. Works of art, for sure. Today, I'm sharing a little bit about it, how I know Jen, and the amazing giveaway ... Read More about Amazing Furniture Makeovers – and a GIVEAWAY!
Update stairs with gel stain....it's a no brainer really! So simple, so quick and not much prep to speak of. As you know, we recently updated the flooring in our entire first floor living area. If you missed that post, you can see all about our new floor here >>> Affordable Rustic Laminate Flooring Our floors had previously been natural, unstained oak (in areas) so the stair treads went perfectly with it! But not so much with our new flooring. I knew I'd have to tackle them ... Read More about Update Stairs with Gel Stain (so simple!!)