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Life in Miniature

My mom is in town visiting, and even though the cold weather kept us away from my favorite monthly flea market, we did manage to stop by a few local estate sales over the weekend. It was her keen eye that actually spotted this dollhouse furniture set at the second sale we visited. It was priced […] Read more…

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First Fusion Mineral Paint Makeover and Giveaway!

Are you getting tired of hearing me talk about Fusion Mineral Paint? I sure hope not (If you have no idea what I’m talking about, try going back and reading this post). If you follow me on Facebook you have learned a lot already about this new furniture paint on the market, since on Sunday I […] Read more…

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Shopping Trip Treasures

I’ve been so busy working through my pile of furniture projects and getting my Fusion Mineral Paint ordered that I haven’t had a chance to show you all some recent finds.  Please forgive me!  It’s been so much fun playing around in my redesigned booth space–the siding walls and pretty new floor are proving to […] Read more…

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Apron Strings Milk Paint Dresser Makeover

I have been on a furniture buying binge lately. Sometimes I can’t help myself when I see something great for sale. That’s the story of these two oak dressers . . . Both were being sold for a fantastic price and were in very good structural shape. These are actually my favorite size and style […] Read more…

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What’s the Deal with Paste Furniture Wax? — Wax 101

By far the most frequent questions I get from people who are thinking about trying out the new furniture paints (chalk paint, milk paint, plaster paint) are regarding paste furniture wax. They typically go something like this: “Why do I have to use the wax?” “Can I use something else as a topcoat?” “What type […] Read more…

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