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30+ Year Old Dresser/Changing Table Transformation


A few months ago, my husband I traveled to Jacksonville, FL to pick up some furniture and other items from his Dad’s new place. We got some really nice items, as well as a lot of old memorabilia from my husband’s younger days. 154 more words

DIY Projects

Decoupaged mirror with wallpaper & Annie Sloan paint

I wanted to achieve the French gild mirror frame look without breaking le bank. This is how I did it:  decoupaged the plain frame with brocade wallpaper (I didn’t like the original paper, so it has gone to good use), then I painted it with Annie Sloan’s chalk paint called ‘Old White’.   39 more words

My Projects

Challenging Old White Desk

Today I’m sharing with you a custom piece for a client who knew exactly what she wanted.

A friend mentioned she was looking for a simple desk with a few drawers. 384 more words


Growing Pains

T.S. Elliot once said, “anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity.” True, true and true. I feel at times that I’m never “not” working. Even when I’m sitting on the couch I’m surfing Craigslist, updating my blog, answering e-mails, etc. 396 more words

Funk Master French

I’m sitting here in my shop with the door wide open as I type this, trying my hardest to soak up the last bit of the summer season.  480 more words

Before & After

Sitting Room

Phil says we have to call it the Sitting Room, because he is fancy.  But we all know it is really the lounge.

Phil says the lounge is where you wait for your flight. 344 more words


Thanks for the affirmation I received this weekend. The Cherry Hutch sold and found its new home in Washington Terrance. It is wonderful when you received great feedback about what you do. 36 more words

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint