I am very excited for this post! I am so proud of Farm Boy and how talented he is. It seriously amazes me that I can show him a picture of something, find something similar that I think can be transformed, and poof somehow he does it.
Oil rubbed bronze paint is amazing! I know this is old news but I have been collecting some ugly gold things that I have purchased at Goodwill. Continue reading
I know I have said this so many times but I love going to Goodwill! I love to look for pieces of furniture that are ugly. Now this piece is not ugly but no one wanted it. I couldn’t figure out why until I really started looking at it.
What girl doesn’t like a little sparkle? Is that even a question? So one day I was looking at my almost empty container of hair treatment and noticed the shape of the container. There was no way I was throwing it away so….. Continue reading
huge gouge on the top but I knew with some sanding and paint it was going to be a beauty. With dovetailed drawers and even a bottom cedar lined drawer who could pass up $15! On a different visit I found this! Continue reading
I remember the day I bought these chairs. We were newlyweds and had just built a house with a big front porch. I miss that porch. Anyway, I saw these Martha Stewart chairs at K-Mart for only $50. I wasn’t expecting them to last very long but they are still hanging in there 10 (or 14) years later. Continue reading
Blue birds remind me of my Grandma. She had these little glass blue birds in her window and I always thought they were so beautiful. My mom has them in her house now and they bring back so many wonderful memories. Continue reading
I am getting addicted to looking for old furniture to make pretty. I only had one of my helpers with me one day so I thought going to Goodwill would be a good idea. I had room with just one car seat if I found something. I found it! The ugliest thing on the planet. Continue reading
We sit outside so much more now that we have a gazebo on our top deck. On our lower patio we get really intense sun in the late afternoon so we had talked about putting another gazebo down there. Continue reading