Barn Wood Frames {with no special tools!}

Years ago my neighbor was replacing their fence.  They had all these awesome weathered gray slats sitting in their trash.  Seeing the beautiful weather beaten patina made me rush over and ask my neighbor if I could have them.  My neighbors were used to my trash picking by then.  So I took some of those slats {…Read More…}





DIY Paint Stick Chandelier

I have been on a little chandelier makeover this week.  First I redid an IKEA chandelier to look like faux Sputnik chandelier for my family room.  Check on Instagram to see the reveal.  Next my friend gave me some old brass and glass chandeliers she didn’t want.  I knew with some spray paint and paint {…Read More…}





Vintage Exit Sign from an Old Drawer

I love injecting a little quirk in my home. I talked last week about the yardstick wall I installed in my mudroom that is a little quirky.  I am a lover of vintage signs… especially when they tell you what to do.  HA!  Signs like do not enter, exit, stop, and slow down are all {…Read More…}





Boxspring Scavenge Project

Pallet projects have been the trend for the past few years.  And why not?  Who doesn’t love free lumber?  If you find some older pallets with a little gray weathered patina to it then you are a lucky duck.  I love me some pallet wood, or weathered fence boards as much as the next person {…Read More…}