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Latest Painting Project - Vintage Pine Wall Cabinet.

Wall cabinets are the secret for anyone searching for extra storage space with limited floor space.

Also they look fabulous too!

This gorgeous vintage pine wall cabinet has the added bonus of two small drawers which could be a lovely place to store keys in a hallway, make up in a bedroom, soap in a bathroom or general paraphernalia in a kitchen. 34 more words

Vintage Dresser

A piece I just finished. Custom painted in light blue and graphite black. I lightly distressed it and sealed with clear varnish for protection and durability. 57 more words


The Annie Sloan Chalk Painting Experience.

A couple of weeks ago as part of my, cram it all in the holidays mentality, I decided to attend a course here in Harare to learn how to do various painting finishes using… 373 more words

Handmade Live-Love Settee from Reclaimed Materials


So I get an email from this guy who asks “Would you be interested in selling this hand-made settee from a repurposed old dresser?”.

Are you kidding??   250 more words

Primitive & Farmhouse Decor

Kitchen Shelf

I thought I would have a rummage around in my spare bits and pieces box, to see if I could find anything wooden to paint.  I found this little wooden shelf, complete with kitchen tools. 99 more words

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Re-staining & Painting a Dining Set

The Rhoades (from Blue and White Cozy Kitchen) wanted their dining set refinished to match their new kitchen.  Here is the process I went through to make that happen! 676 more words


Shabby Chic Dressing Table

This Dressing Table is the latest of my miniature creations.

I have found the Chalk Paint can be a bit thick for this small furniture, so this time I added some water to thin it down a bit. 131 more words

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