Aqua Mirror Spray Paint Makeover

How to Spray Paint Furniture

Updating my decor with a touch of spray paint is a definite favorite of mine.  It is a way to completely change the look of a room without laying out loads of cash on new furniture and accessories.  Slowly but surely , I have been transitioning my living room from reds and neutrals to aqua and … [Read more...]

{Guest Post} Faux Porcelain Flower Frame

Faux porcelain frame tutorial

I am beside myself with excitement to have today's guest, Suzy from Suzy's Artsy Crafty Sitcom.  This has been one of my favorite places to visit since I first started blogging, and if you are familiar with the "Sitcom", you know why.  I always leave creatively inspired, educated, and laughing my … [Read more...]

Quatrefoil Stenciled Corkboard – New Martha Stewart Decorative Art Paints!

Quatrefoil Stenciled Bulletin Board

I have been a busy girl since opening my box of crafty goodness from the new Martha Stewart Crafts Decorative Paint Line by Plaid.  You all are going to go crazy with this stuff, just warning you.  I am delighted to share this line with you.  You will see an entire bedroom revamp that was inspired … [Read more...]

Cool Revamped Thrifty Find Wall Decor


Here I am, milling through the aisles of my favorite Goodwill store with an awesome girlfriend (hi, Debbie), when this rounded corner white frame appeared in my periphery. For $0.99 I brought the lil' thing home. After some trial and error crafting, I ended with the final product pictured. SIMPLE. I … [Read more...]

Revamped Thrift Store Pic…


Can you tell I found a lot of pics with potential during my thrifting adventures this week? Anyway... This was easy. I popped the picture out of the frame, adhered a piece of scrapbook paper onto it, using spray adhesive. Then I arranged borders and ribbons, dabbing a bit of hot glue to the ends … [Read more...]

Thrift Store Pic Scrapbooking Paper Project


I scored with my recent thrifting. Here is a pic of a map I picked up for $2. I used a gift card I was given for Hobby Lobby to get some fresh scrapbook pages in the color scheme I am adopting for my kitchen. I used some other embellishments I had laying around. Modge Podge and hot glue gun holds it … [Read more...]

Beautify Thrift Store Picture Frame Antique Style


(Final Product!!) This is the process I use for most framing projects. I find a cheap framed pic at Goodwill, yard sales... I prefer wooden frames, as my options are open in terms of revamping. I can stain, or paint. My artwork to be framed was 16x20, so I was armed with a tape measurer. I went … [Read more...]