Do you know that feeling, the "let me stand here and take it all in", the "I finally have this room makeover complete" feeling? I can finally say that I have this feeling as we are revealing our thrifted dining room makeover. Most everything in this space is used, thrifted, or ... Read More about Revealing our transitional thrifted dining room makeover.
Let me start by saying this DIY art canvas is only cost effective if you already have some of the supplies on hand. Stick around even if you don't want to make a canvas, I want to share the lessons I learned in attempting an abstract painting. Building the Canvas The benefits of ... Read More about Make an easy DIY art canvas for painting
Are you looking for an easy way to display your favorite pictures or artwork? Are you someone who likes to change the artwork on your walls and hate having to repair the holes in the wall? I have the solution, build an easy DIY picture ledge. This picture ledge is a very easy DIY home decor ... Read More about Build an easy DIY picture ledge
I am so proud to be sharing this beautiful leaning floor mirror that Mr. DD built for me. I LOVE this mirror and Mr. DD outdid himself on this repurposed project. This is an 8 foot mirror. Pictures can be a little deceiving and this beauty is huge and fills the space perfetly, right down ... Read More about Build a Beautiful leaning floor mirror
This modern casual dining room design plan has been a vision in my head since moving into this home, and now it is close to being a finished reality. I have joined the One Room Challenge (ORC) to motivate me to get this project complete. Nothing like a deadline to hold myself accountable for ... Read More about Modern Casual Dining Room Design Plan
Have you heard of powder glaze? I am not talking about doughnuts, I am talking about how to powder glaze furniture. It is a new trend that I am seeing in the furniture painting world and I gave it a try and love the results. Do you find it difficult to work with furniture ... Read More about How to Powder Glaze Furniture
Sometimes old vintage items make for great home decor accent pieces in today's decorating. Some items are harder to use and they need a new purpose. Mr. DD had an entire cabinet full of vintage piano scrolls, that just sat in the cabinet. Finally, after 16 years of marriage, I asked if I ... Read More about DIY piano scroll wall art