Drink Up Drink Tags

This weekend I’m setting up shop at a craft show at a local winery, ah! I’m kinda nervous. What if no one buys anything? At least there will be wine to drown my sorrows in. I’ll be selling my gift tags and drink accessories and some matted prints too. I’m also going to bring a couple smaller furniture pieces with me. Wish me luck! And don’t forget you can shop my stuff online HERE  I’m also over at Tiny Sidekick today… Read more »

Rustic Rolling Cabinet Makeover

Hey friends! It’s time for another Themed Furniture Makeover Day. I took the month off last time so I’m excited to be participating again! Although this piece gave me a little trouble here and there too, I got it done just in time 😉 So this month’s theme was Rustic. There are so many ways you could interpret this and I have so many pieces on my porch right now I had to choose from. A lot of them are… Read more »

How to Line Furniture Drawers

I’ve gotten asked this question a bunch of times, so I figured it was time to share my secret on how to line furniture drawers! Lining the drawers of my furniture is something I’ve started doing a lot more recently and has become one of my favorite parts of the whole process. Much like picking out the perfect knobs, picking out the perfect paper or fabric for the drawers is like accessorizing a piece, and who doesn’t love accessorizing? I… Read more »

You're My Main Squeeze Free Printable

I don’t know about you guys but it’s definitely not feeling like summer around here. It was pretty toasty for a while, but I’m back to wearing jeans and cardigans to work every day. What gives! I need a tan. Maybe the official first day of summer this weekend will bring on a heat wave. And I’ve got the perfect printable to help welcome summer! I was inspired by a giant bag of left over lemons my friend gave me… Read more »

Tavern Green Shabby Chic Desk

Oh hey friends! I’ve got a super fun makeover for you today as part of The Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest. It’s a group I recently joined and each month there is a new theme and new sponsor. This month was Shabby Chic Storage and our Sponsor is The Old Fashion Milk Paint Co. The winner goes home with a prize package from OFMP and of course some bragging rights 😉 I knew this little desk I got for $5 during… Read more »

DIY Backdrop Wall

Ah it feels good to have a productive weekend. I got lots of blog projects done, finally put my winter clothes away, and did lots of snuggling with Oaks and Netflix watching. Any Orange is the New Black Fans Out There?? And now it’s Monday, boo. Something I did the other week was update my backdrop. If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you might have seen a little sneak peak. When I first made it last year, I gave… Read more »

Roahl Dahl Quote

Hi friends. No freebie today but I just wanted to drop in and wish you a happy weekend and share my plans. By the way isn’t that quote great? It’s from Roald Dahl who I absolutely love. He was one of my favorite authors growing up and he’s full of lots of wise words This is the first weekend in a while that I don’t have anything going on, which I’m so excited about because I have a lot of… Read more »

DIY Pom Pom Wall Hanging

It’s time for another Monthly DIY Challenge! One of my fav days of the month, where some of me and my bloggy buds get together and create something using the same product or theme. And this month’s theme was…SCRAP WOOD. So many possibilities So I took a little walk out to our front porch and looked around at the copious amounts of scrap wood I have. Seriously, it’s a little ridiculous. You might remember that I have an old wine… Read more »

Easy Summer Livin' Mood Board

Hi friends! Wish it was still the weekend? Me too. Let’s try and forget that it’s Monday together and daydream about beautiful outdoor spaces. Sound good? Great. Porch is putting together this awesome contest and to enter I had to create a mood board using one Porch photo, and products from ATGstores.com. Renting a small apartment definitely comes with it’s pros and cons, and one of those cons is the lack of an outdoor space for entertaining and relaxing. We… Read more »

Stay Focused and Extra Sparkly Free Printable

Oh hey there Friday, good to see you again. I’m so happy it’s the weekend because our good friends are getting married tomorrow! Yippee for wedding season And it’s in town so we don’t even have to travel which is super nice. This marks our first wedding of many this year and I know it’s gonna be a good one. So I don’t have a printer. Which is a very unfortunate situation, so I always send my freebies to the… Read more »

Mint Makeovers

It’s no secret I like the color mint. So I thought it would be fun to share some of the best mint furniture makeovers from around the web. I hope you’re as excited about this as I am 😉 I’m absolutely in love with this modern dresser from Visual Heart. I usually paint my MCM pieces darker colors, but the white and pastel pair perfectly together here. You can never go wrong with some color blocking and this chair from… Read more »

How To Remove Felt from Wood

Have you ever found an awesome piece of furniture, only to open up the drawers and find that awful felt lining? I know I have, and it makes you almost not want to buy that piece anymore. It smells, looks awful and is half peeled off. The reason it was put there in the first place was to keep silver from tarnishing. That’s great and all, when people only used buffets and credenzas in their dining room to store their… Read more »

FREE Bicycle Print

Can it be a four day work week every week? Wouldn’t that be nice? I could totally use another 3 day weekend I’ve got one of my best friend’s baby showers on Sunday and I couldn’t be more excited to see her and her preggers belly and a few of my other friends too. This is a rare occasion that I actually printed out today’s freebie and photographed it. Usually I’m so behind and make them on Thursday night and then… Read more »

Mid Century Modern Corner Table Makeover

Ah it feels good to share a new piece of furniture with you! As I mentioned last week, things just weren’t going my way and I took a little break from posting. This is the table that I would have shared on Thursday for Themed Furniture Makeover Day. The theme was Small Tables and this guy fit the bill perfectly. I’ve shared it on Facebook and in my What’s on My Porch series. Here’s a little refresher of what it… Read more »

flowers

Did ya miss me? I know it’s been a bit quiet over here this past week. I had all intentions of posting but life just got in the way. I was pretty bummed I missed out on Themed Furniture Makeover Day yesterday, because I HATE backing out of things. I started working on my piece for it, and things just kept going wrong. I really debated sharing it, even if it wasn’t completely finished, but I would rather take the… Read more »