Welcome back!! Sara from sincerely, sara d. and I are ready to share another super quick painting tip with you. We love the look of weathered wood, but it’s not always readily available. So, we thought we would give you our secret to creating the look with some latex paint. If you don’t […]
Let’s continue our video series with more ways to give your piece a distressed look. Last week Sara from sincerely, sara d. showed us some great Tips for Apply Wax to Chalk Paint and this week I’ll show you a dry brush paint technique. This technique is SO simple. It’s one of the quickest and easiest (in my […]
I may have a (small) obsession with chalkboards. I have them scattered throughout my home. I love chalkboards because they make a big impact with little cost, and they work with different decor styles. Chalkboards can be painted on anything from a wall to a fridge. And once you start painting chalkboards, they do become […]
Ok, I have another really fun and INEXPENSIVE piece of “artwork” for you! I say artwork loosely, because it’s really a cork board. I’m using it more as artwork now but eventually I think it will move into my office. Now when I say inexpensive, it was around $12 for the 36″x36″ board…that’s huge for […]
If you’ve been to a thrift store recently, you have probably seen a section FULL of old outdated lampshades. What you might not realize is that there are SO many uses for those old, ugly things! 😉 To reuse these shades, they need to have good “bones.” (Check the frame before buying!) The fabric should […]
The other day I was browsing West Elm’s website and I came across these gorgeous mirrors! They are beautiful but I can’t necessarily justify spending that much money on ANOTHER mirror, at the moment. The concept is easy enough to recreate so I decided to make my own version for a fraction of the cost!