Furniture Makeovers

I need fewer outlets and more creativity

I wasn’t prepared for the photography. You see beautiful pictures in magazines or on blogs (I’m lookin’ at you Miss Mustard Seed) and they seem  so natural and easy.  Just snuggle your piece of furniture up against a wall, add some stuff and viola – awesome picture. Not so much. I spent my morning trying… Continue reading I need fewer outlets and more creativity

Houseware Crafts

Make it Pretty She Said

How cool is it when someone takes your idea and runs with it?  Well, Christine from Christine and Co  did just that.  Twice! You may (or may not – no pressure) recall my Mod Podge Rocks tutorial on making a recipe card holder.  Mine looked like this: Shortly after it was posted I got a… Continue reading Make it Pretty She Said

Houseware Crafts

DIY Luminary

I was looking for a way to make an easy, customizable, centerpiece for a party and came up with what I think is a cool solution.  It's a DIY luminary using inexpensive pieces from the hardware store. It's my latest project for the amazing (and very patient) Amy over at Mod Podge Rocks.  Check it… Continue reading DIY Luminary

Furniture Makeovers

End Table Makeover and Rose Bowl Ready!

OK, the car is packed for the Rose Bowl and I’m ready to go! Almost. I’m never really ready to go.  Even when I’m there I realize that I wasn’t really ready to go and I’ve forgotten, oh you know,  the price tags, the signs, the Windex, the cash etc etc…. But, nevertheless, it’s up… Continue reading End Table Makeover and Rose Bowl Ready!