Teen Girl Bedroom

Teen Girl Bedroom

Teen Girl Bedroom

Soft Aqua Dresser

Another new dresser! I don't know why I'm so bad about showing these off to everyone once they're finished. I'm really going to try to be better about that.Here's a small dresser that I picked up a while ago. As always, it needed some repair work. I don't tend to paint quality wood furniture unless [...]

Our Easter Mantel

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.jsI thought I'd share a few photos of our Easter mantel this year. If you've read my past posts then you know that I like to decorate by "shopping" my house for items I can use. I always gravitate towards shopping for items of specific color. This time I was on the hunt for blue.To [...]

Blue: An Unexpected Fall Color

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.jsTypically we think of fall colors as orange, red, yellow, brown, and gold. Combining these colors in our decorating or wardrobe will create a really nice autumnal palette. But what about blue?Most people don't mention blue as a favorite fall color. But when we take a closer look, we can see that blue is actually [...]

Furniture Disaster. Personal Disaster?

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.jsWe recently found some furniture that we decided to refinish (stain) and keep, rather than sell. I prefer to paint furniture. I have done my share of sanding, but to me painting is second nature. I know exactly how the paint will behave and turn out. The paint and I have an agreement that way. We [...]