Creating a fun and creative finish with decoupage and Chalk Paint on this garage sale find.... It is an adorable little table that I painted using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and decoupaged with scrapbook stock paper. Isn't she the cutest little thing? It was really easy to do! I found these 3 "nesting" tables...they don't really nest but I'm not sure what else to call them? Maybe...Biggest, Smaller, Littlest? Anyway, there were three of them in graduating sizes. I picked them up ... Read More about Butterflies, Chalk Paint & a Little Decoupage
Yep! Barely a week after my Mr's and just 5 days before Valentine's Day. How well do you think that holiday has worked out for us over the years?!! ;) Not so well. We are so "partied" out by the time it comes. Both of us! But we are okay with that. So since I posted up >>> some cute little pictures of my guy last week for his birthday..... ....I thought it only fair to post up a few of mine. It all started with these two wonderful people.... ......who I love ... Read More about It’s My Birthday…..So, I thought I’d Share a Bit
Hey guys! Since I'm always talking about my thrifty finds and how I love to go "treasure hunting"....... I thought I'd share some of my most recent ones with you today! Most of these were bought to sell in the shop I have a space in along with my furniture re-do's. But I decided I just couldn't part them! So they stayed right here with me. For example... ....this very cool vase. I try to find unique, interesting and beautiful things to put in the shop. So that's where this was ... Read More about “Treasure Hunting” and My Latest Haul of Thrifty Finds!!
Oil Rubbed Bronze spray paint...oh how I love you. Really, I do. I cannot tell you how many cans of this I have gone through. I've used it on everything. Almost. There are just so many great uses for it, updating, changing metal color, etc. I'm going to show you a few of them here. 1. Remember this fabulous Aubusson Blue dresser? The one I had to "create" a handle for? You can read about that on this post here. I sprayed these handles with Oil Rubbed Bronze and then put a light ... Read More about Many Uses for Rustoleum Oil Rubbed Bronze (ORB) Spray Paint
Today is a very special day. It is my Mr.'s birthday. So I thought I would take a break from the DIY/Craft/Decorate and dedicate today's post to him! Is he not the cutest? I mean look at those suspenders...and those cute little shoes. Awww, and those eyes. He's gonna kill me, haha....but it's all done in the name of love, right? Here he is a bit older.... Gotta love those 70's duds. So cute. And such a good father he's been..... ... tossing our children all willy ... Read More about Happy Birthday to my Mr. !