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A new seating area for $18???

My library room in my home was feeling pretty empty. I only had one love seat and a couple of book cases in it. It really did not have many comfortable nooks to relax and imagine in. 135 more words

Annie Sloan

August Feature Piece

We have had a busy month at JacsandHil Design with many fun and challenging pieces and transformations. It was hard to pick our August piece. Our feature furniture for August is a great little dresser with some classy touches that make it a unique, statement piece for any house. 46 more words

Home Decor

Vintage trinket box

Don’t you just love old wood boxes? I know I do! There’s just something about them!

I found this trinket/jewelry box at that antique flea market I visited at the beginning of summer. 153 more words

DIY Projects

For the love of mom & marble!

Some Birthday wishes are in order! Today we celebrated the birthday of my mother in law, the beautiful Diane.

I have been doubly blessed in the mother department,  first when I was assigned in the genetic lottery to Double B and then, again, when I married my husband, Jeff, and gained a mother-in-law. 401 more words


First off, let’s start with the fact that about 30 minutes ago I was stung in the cheek by an evil, killer wasp. I was happily leaving my workshop after a good, long day’s worth of work when I felt something land on my face and boom, stinging pain. 202 more words

Finished Summer Project!

Well, After the battle of the Dining Chairs, I’ve finally finished up-cycling my new dining table. I’m so pleased with the result. Initially I was unsure if I would leave the table top as the wood finish it already possessed, with the chairs unpainted I felt that there was just too much wood in the kitchen. 154 more words

Personal Work

End Tables

After working on the “Vintage Hutch” and “Cherry Hutch”, I’ve decided to do a few end tables.  I have a pair of Queen Anne style end tables that will be finished in Old White ASCP.  122 more words

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint