Refinished Blanket Chest
A boring blanket chest is given new life with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint
A $35 garage sale desk was transformed using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old Ochre. Decorative script papers was decoupaged to the top and the drawer fronts for a unique piece.
Flea Market Stools
Mismatched flea market stools are given a fresh look with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, then decoupaged with toile scrapbook paper.
A $10 flea market is transformed using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, then decoupaged with decorative scrapbook paper
Open Kitchen Shelving
Rather than upper cabinets, we installed open shelves in our kitchen.
Dining Table and Chairs
The dining table and chairs are painted with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and lightly waxed to protect the finish.
Crafts and DIY:
French Lavender Linen Spray
Fragrant lavender spray is easy to make and costs less than store bought versions.
Boxwood wreaths are easy to make and don't cost a lot of money.
Metal votives from Goodwill were re-painted to give them a fresh look.
Make lavender sachets using dried lavender buds and flour sack tea towels.
Paper Fan Garland
Use book pages or scrap book paper to make this super easy paper fan garland.
Learn how to make a Fall centerpiece
Mason Jar Candles
Make your own mason jar candles. It's easier than you think!
Make festive button flowers to spruce up your houseplants.
How to create a colorful centerpiece with grocery store flowers and mason jars.
Transform grocery store plastic pots into something shabby chic and stylish.
Homemade Greeting Cards
Decorate plain white note cards with stamps and appliques to create custom greeting cards.
DIY Botanical Banner
Create an easy banner with old sheet music and botanical prints.
Add a variety of stencils to plain white napkins for a custom look.
Moss Covered Pot
See how easy it is to create moss-covered pots with this simple recipe.
Decoupaged papier mache butterfly boxes using book pages and French graphics.
Papier mache boxes from Hobby Lobby are decoupaged with scrapbook script paper and embellished with lace.
Papier mache boxes from Hobby Lobby are decoupaged with scrapbook paper.