Shade Painting with Stain

IC readers – you are in for a treat here! This weekend, at the Haven Conference, I got the chance to meet the DIY duo Nick and Beth, the authors of the blog Sawdust and Embryos.  When I first saw Beth’s amazing shade technique I begged her to guest post to share it on here. That, my friends, is a coffee table Beth painted and then shaded with stain.


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Industrial Metal Letters {Faux Painting}

Monica and Jess are back adding a little urban feel to their living space.  Today Jessica shows you how to create some industrial looking metal letters with spray paint.





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Top Tips for Painting Fabric

I have done my fair share of fabric painting and have learned a lot through trial and error.  I love the process of painting on fabric because it really allows you to get the exact color and design you want at a relatively low cost. I thought I would put together a list of recommendations and products that I use to help you achieve maximum results when attempting to paint or stencil fabric.  Here is what I have learned along the way…


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Blue Painted Furniture + $100 Lowes Gift Card

If you missed the first two posts on the Pottery Barn Inspired Sports theme room click here for the reveal, and here for the vintage football scoreboard.   Today I will show you how I transformed some rustic hand-me-down furniture with some blue paint to brighten up a boy’s room.   My sister-in-law’s brother got {…Read More…}