Techniques for Antiquing Furniture
Well, despite the fact that I am starting to feel my age, this post is actually about achieving that well worn, loved, aged and antique look on furniture and decor items. I have been experimenting with several techniques to add age to “newer” pieces of furniture. Click link to see complete post.
From Curb Side Door to First Impression Art Piece!
Well, with all of our renovations - we have finally reached the decorating stage, and as I typically sell all of my creations - I decided that this one was for us! Displaying just how fun and quirky our little family really is! And now we finally have a place for all of our coats, scarves, purses, sweaters and more! A fun piece not only to make but to display! Come visit our faebook page for more inspiration and fun with re-purposing! http://www.facebook.com/gypsybarn
10 DIY Projects Re-purposing Old Doors - Simphome
These DIY Project Repurposing Old door ideas will benefit your unused door and also space that you have probably neglected since the existence of your property
RYOBI NATION - Storage Bench and Upcycled French Door
The idea started with blank wall and the free door I got. I wanted to pair function with utility, so I cut, sanded, and stained a pine board up on top. Fastening it with decorative corbels gave it a little flair! I custom designed the bench to fit the length of the door and the size of my baskets so they would easily slide in and out. A few pocket holes, some stain and a bit of poly later, it all came together! There are hooks for leashes, hats and bags and the window frames have magnets on…
Windows, Doors & Drawers ~ Repurposing Household Items
I have an addiction. I can't seem to get enough and it's already affecting my everyday life. I don't know what will happen if I don't get ...
Repurposed Door Hallway Mantle
Here’s a perfect project for your hallway or entry. Do you have a door in your home you aren't using anymore? Know the many clever uses for it for the hallway! If your old door is a glass door, then you can use it to display your most favourite family photos. Or perhaps you have a solid door? Then why not apply chalkboard paint or a sticky back chalkboard roll so that you can use it to leave notes or get the whole family organized? Mounting hooks for coats or keys, and adding a shelf are…
Show Off & Inspire - Down To Earth Style - A Stroll Thru Life
Today I get to Show Off and Brag a little about Holly from Down To Earth Style. She is such a cutie and you will love her elegant shabby style. With tons of DIY and…
Can You Make a Mirrored Window with Spray Paint?
Can you really make mirrored glass using just spray paint? I'm going to try it out to save you time, money, and aggravation if it doesn't work. Ready to see how it turned out?