I had found these old unwanted dining chairs and wanted to try and do something really unique with them. I cleaned them, took off the old disgusting fabric and went to work. I mixed up some homemade chalk paint by using plaster of Paris and a little water and adding it… Continue reading French Cane Back Dining Chairs
So this is the before….a tired looking green painted maple dresser I picked up at a garage sale for a song. I decided to use a graphic from The Graphics Fairy website and go to town! I used an antique white chalk paint first and then mixed up a custom glaze in a mocha brown.… Continue reading French Typography Dresser
My friend gave me this old dresser that she was getting rid of and I couldn’t wait to get stared using a graphic from The Graphics Fairy!! The Papillion image was so gorgeous and I knew this piece was the perfect canvas for it. I took all the hardware off and spray painted them with… Continue reading Papillion Duck Egg Blue Dresser
I needed something cozy for myself this winter so I came up with this ribbed stitch pattern. From Michael’s I used Loops and Threads Cozy Wool in Mushroom. I used about 4 skeins of yarn for this one. The length was around 66″ or so. And the width was about 12″.
This dresser wasn’t looking so good, peeling veneer at the edges of the drawers, and a bit on the top as well. I knew I wanted to keep the beauty of the wood intact as much as possible. This piece not only has beautiful lines but also vintage Bakelite… Continue reading Vintage 1920 Dresser