How to Distress Furniture With Vasoline

[pinit] [pinit] Did you know that Vasoline petroleum jelly is a fantastic ingredient for distressing furniture?  It is true.  The technique is simple and fast.  Today I am sharing how I took this chevron painted table I shared with you in a previous tutorial, and used Vasoline to create a chippy, … [Read more...]

How to Build a DIY Reclaimed Wood Bookshelf

I have another reclaimed wood DIY project for you today.  I got a truck load (it probably should have been two truckloads, but we squeezed it into one) of 4x8 plywood sheets, 2x6 and 2x8 boards from a craigslist ad.  It was salvaged from a home that these folks tore down and they were happy to have … [Read more...]

Coffee Table Revamp with CeCe Caldwell Paint & Recycled Gift Cards

[pinit] [pinit] I have been dying to share this project with you for-like-ever!  I had this table I wanted to paint with fabulous paint.  So, I contacted my good friend Debi from Debi's Design Diary and ordered CeCe Caldwell Paints.  Nothing else was going to do for this table.  The stuff is … [Read more...]

CeCe Caldwell Paint Distressed Table

[pinit] I am pumped about CeCe Caldwell's Chalk and Clay Paint, which I had the chance to try out in a recent class.  My friend Beckie at Infarrantly Creative hosted the session for some local bloggers to learn about the product.  The lovely ladies of Bungalow 47, Chantelle and Jill, came to … [Read more...]