How To Reupholster Footstools

Our two blue footstools got a little makeover this spring…for the second time! I bought these footstools from Wayfair, and the off-white fabric that came on them was fine, don’t get me wrong, but I bought them knowing that I was going to recover them in a blue fabric. So we did. Fast forward to […]

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Chalk Painted Old World Vase

I originally bought this floor vase for $29.99 at Kirklands (the sticker is still on it), many years ago, and it’s been in several rooms in the house since! It found a home in our master bedroom, and while I liked the color I decided it was time for a change! The only problem is […]

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DIY Throw Blanket

This project started because I found an accent chair from Arhaus in a blue check fabric that I loved, but it would be a pretty bold commitment for our living room. I ordered fabric swatches anyway, just in case. When the swatches came I realized that the blue check looked very similar to the blue […]

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Desk Refinishing

It’s true that a little elbow grease goes a long way! We have had this desk in our sunroom that I’ve been eyeing up to refinish, but kept putting it off until I was inspired by one of my favorite bloggers (The Coastal Oak). She has refinished several pieces, and boosted my confidence because they […]

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Distressed Lamp DIY

Do you ever try a DIY and fail? I do…and I’m not even going to show you pictures of the failed attempt at painting a lamp with stone textured spray paint. It’s just not worth it! Luckily, I tried that technique on a lamp that was old and an “extra” so I didn’t feel guilty […]

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