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DIY Dry Brush Painting Technique

I love finding DIY projects.  Not only does it let me release my creative juices, but it also saves me money (sometimes!).  I have been seeing this technique called dry brushing and I really wanted to give it a try.  5,543 more words


Summer's Almost Over

Hard to believe in two weeks I’ll be back at school.  And NOW my husband has decided to help me get stuff done.

I got the L/R carpet finished shampooed. 521 more words


Nautical side table gets it's sea legs

This week I came into possession of  a beautiful, nautical wood table just in time to refinish it for a pool house. This side table was gorgeous back in it’s day I’m sure. 488 more words

Our Try at DIY


We refinished a bedroom dresser this weekend! It was quite the adventure.

I’ve longed to refinish this dresser for awhile now, along with the mismatched assortment of side tables we’ve gathered along the way (the overall look of which was less “charmingly eclectic” than “indoor yard sale”). 306 more words


Refinishing a Coffee Table

Because my husband and I are both teachers, we tend to let jobs around the house build up and we save them for the summer. We are so busy during the year, especially during May and June, that I normally have a huge list by the beginning of July! 989 more words

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