DIY Sweater Wreath – Thrift Store Sweater Upcycle

A DIY sweater wreath is made from a thrift store sweater, and a Dollar Tree Wreath. This easy Christmas craft can be made in under 30 minutes. Sweaters don’t last long in my house. I’ve got a thing for cutting them up and making all kinds of decor. If they aren’t worn for an entire season – its time to … Read More

Thoughtful Gifts Crafty People will Love 2019

We all have a wonderfully creative, crafty person in our life. Crafty people are some of the best gift givers, so finding a great gift to give them can be a little stressful. I put together this collection of thoughtful gifts for crafty people to ease the stress and help find the perfect gift to give. All of these gifts … Read More

Guide to Refinishing Furniture Hardware

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Original hardware tells a story about a piece. It’s adds character to a piece that is hard to duplicate! When I’m refinishing furniture, I always try to refinish the hardware instead of replacing it. Here’s a step-by-step guide on refinishing furniture hardware the right way!  There’s a right way? Oh boy, is there. When I started painting furniture I was … Read More

DIY Dollar Tree Christmas Ornaments

Hello friends! I love that special touch that homemade ornaments add to your Christmas tree. Not to mention these DIY Dollar Tree Christmas ornaments are also very easy on the wallet. Who doesn’t want to save money near the holidays? I got the idea for these ornaments from my Rae Dunn inspired Fall dishes. I’ve also seen Rae Dunn inspired … Read More

Dollar Tree Fall Tablescape | Budget Fall Decor

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Happy Fall everyone! It’s officially October and to kick it off I’m bringing you a Dollar Tree Fall decor project. If you are looking for a gorgeous Fall tablescape but you’re not willing to shell out a small fortune – you’ll love this Dollar Tree Fall tablescape! All of the decor was purchased at the Dollar Tree. I used leftover … Read More

DIY Fall Rae Dunn Inspired Dishes

Hey there! I’m always looking for ways to create Fall farmhouse decor from the Dollar Tree. Whether you’re struggling to find the perfect Rae Dunn piece or just looking for Dollar Tree budget decor, you’re going to love these Dollar Tree DIY Rae Dunn inspired dishes. I’ve seen other fantastic Rae Dunn inspired dishes that use a Cricut. I don’t … Read More

Can you Stain Wood Veneer? You Can!

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If you are asking yourself “Can you stain wood veneer?” The answer is yes! Staining veneer furniture is a great alternative to paining veneer, and allows you to restore the beautiful wood. This is a step by step tutorial teaching you how to stain a veneer table top. Have you made a plan to stain your furniture, only to realize … Read More

18 DIY Dresser Makeovers (And how they did it!)

There is something special about DIY Dresser makeovers. The custom result just can’t be created by a factory. Get ready to be inspired because here’s 18 of the best DIY dresser makeovers! 1. DIY Blended Dresser Makeover by Thrifted Nest The first dresser makeover is a French Provincial dresser that was painted with a blend of blue paints. The full … Read More

Mustard Furniture Makeover | Chalk Painting Mustard

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An old buffet gets an update in this mustard furniture makeover. Chalk painting furniture mustard is a great way to brighten up a room! Mustard is not the first color that comes to my mind when I’m picking a new paint color. So when a client requested a buffet to be painted Mustard, I was so excited to get started! … Read More

Easy DIY Modern Farmhouse Fall Wreath – Two Ways

Modern Fall Wreath

A DIY Easy Fall Wreath tutorial showing two budget friendly ways to create your own Fall decor. These farmhouse wreaths are crafted using lambs ear, eucalyptus, white pumpkins and buffalo check ribbon. The decor ties seamlessly from fall to winter so they can be enjoyed the entire holiday season. The weather is cooling off, we had our first thunderstorm – … Read More