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And one more ! Un de plus!

Hey peeps! I need to catch up with you about the latest… but before I do, go ahead and check my latest project around the house! 187 more words


Refreshed set of tables

I recently was asked to redo a set of tables, a coffee table and two side tables.  A fellow furniture refinisher had passed along my name to one of her clients and I am grateful for that!   442 more words

Drab To Fab


With the popularity of upcycling and the availability of second-hand or vintage furniture from various sources, it’s possible to take something dowdy and reinvent it to suit your style and space in a weekend. 982 more words

Glazing Furniture

Stressed about Distressing?

Give a not-so-pretty piece of furniture an antique look by painting, distressing and staining. Distressing is ideal for creating an aged look that works well with rustic and cottage decor. 756 more words

Glazing Furniture

A Beauty in Blue (Adventure Update: Part II)

Well hi kids!  Great news, after a few setbacks, and a week after my original goal, my furniture is finished!  If you have been following along, you know that I hatched a scheme to try to make some money by buying thrift store furniture and refinishing it.  782 more words

Restoration Hardware Look

How to Create a Restoration Hardware Look with GF Milk Paint and Glaze


The Restoration Hardware look is fantastic, but the price can definitely be a turn off.   255 more words

Glazing Furniture

A Visitor in the Garden

What a long time since I wrote…..almost ten days. We had a long weekend. It used to be called Victoria Day and then that didn’t seem quite right for Quebec and so it was called Dollard des Ormeaux Day and then someone found outs that DDO, far from being an upholder of French Canada was, in fact, a traitor to the cause.   286 more words