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Creating a Patina Finish

This post is sponsored by Old Fashioned Milk Paint Co.   Although this post is sponsored all the opinions are my own. 

I had a few old salvaged balusters that were laying around for a while.   698 more words


Chutzpah For Your Walls

It takes a lot of guts, and someone who loves to live large, to put a “Wow!” pattern like this in a prominent room in the home. 70 more words

Wallpaper 101: The Basics

Wallpaper has come a long way.  It is the perfect inexpensive way to jazz up a room and give it that WOW! factor.  I have two areas, one near our staircase and the other outside my laundry room that I want to wallpaper. 330 more words



This month has been filled with custom work.  Starting with this whale of a kitchen island.  I am not sure what I was thinking taking on such a big job at the end of the school year.   336 more words


New posts

Couple of new posts on my Kimsplash pages. Details of a new find to help out with the mixed media, and a couple of projects to keep me going; old leather, and dragon skin. 43 more words


Work in progress

This week I have started a couple of new projects. There are three faux finish techniques I am going to try; old leather, ‘dragon skin’, and burr walnut. 138 more words


A '90's Faux Brightens Into a 2016 Faux

When this Bellaire (Houston) home was built in 1990, faux-finishes were all the rage, and this navy blue wallpaper suited the powder room nicely. Fast-forward 25 years, and the homeowners were ready for a brighter room. 294 more words