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

Ikea Tarva Night Stand Hack

An Ikea Tarva Night Stand gets a custom update in this DIY furniture hack. With a little paint, stain, tape and a change of hardware you can transform Ikea Furniture. Follow along to learn how to give Ikea furniture a modern, custom look. You’ve probably heard of Ikea hacks by now. They are ways to customize Ikea furniture to make … Read More

How to Blend Chalk Paint Like a Pro | Dresser Makeover

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A old wooden French Provincial dresser gets a makeover using Dixie Belle Mineral Chalk Paint and Minwax Stain. Learn how to blend chalk paint on a dresser and how to refinish a dresser top. After painting its sister dresser white, I was ready for some color. I decided to pick a blend of two blue chalk paints. If you’ve been … Read More