Reupholstering a chair makeover... My husband's family hails from the U.P....that's upper peninsula of Michigan. And much of his family roots are French-Canadian. I, myself am a mutt. I'm kinda from nowhere, and everywhere, but since I married into a family with a very French-sounding name, I claim I am French...because everyone knows French is fancy. And I like fancy. For instance... Take this chair. I bought two of them at auction for $16 each. If your ... Read More about Reupholstering a Chair. Our French-Canadian Chair Makeover.
an outdoor themed boys bedroom makeover... There's nothing more fun than decorating a little boys bedroom. And since we are a family with several boys, we've tackled multiple DIY boys' bedroom projects. If you have a little guy that you're looking to decorate for, I hope this adventure room of ours gives you some fun ideas for your own space! *This post contains some affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy HERE.* Meet Sweet Cheeks. At least this WAS Sweet Cheeks. ... Read More about A Space for Sweet Cheeks. An outdoor adventure boys bedroom.
DIY upholstery project on a used settee... This is a DIY upholstery project that I really love. It was one of our very first. "hot & settee" *Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy here.* OK, maybe not so "hot", but definitely a "settee". More like cold. Cold and blue. "Blue" because, well he's blue, and also as in "someone help a fella out, I'm down in the dumps (literally)" blue. To me, there's no better feeling than ... Read More about Hot and “Settee” – DIY upholstery of a craigslist settee.
how to make a BEAUTIFUL DIY living room ... Sometimes, you can work really hard on a space, and in the end, the result still feels a little "ho-hum". That's reality, but it's still the worst. Ever happen to you? Here's one place it happened to us. Our DIY living room. A couple years ago, we purchased an adorable 1950's cape cod home. It had so much personality and potential. Before we bought, this was the living room. *This post contains affiliate links. ... Read More about Room and Bored. Our DIY Living Room Story and Reveal.
A four poster bed DIY chalk paint makeover... Let's talk about DIY chalk paint. But first, I gotta tell you a crazy story... The other day, while driving home, I passed a hitchhiker on the roadside. This forlorn fellow was clearly down on his luck. It was one of those moments when you think, "Gosh, is there something I can do to help?" That's when I hear my wise mother's voice in my ear... "Don't you dare think about stopping the car, Heather!" As my mother would undoubtedly tell you, I am, ... Read More about Thoughts on Hitchhiking (A DIY Chalk Paint Trash to Treasure Tale)