Recently while out and about I came across some Shoe brushes at my local thrift store. They somehow made their way into my basket and followed me home. I had no idea what I was going to do with them at the time but just seeing them planted a little seed and then poof inspiration […]
With most shops these days moving away from plastic bags. It’s always handy to have a soft cotton bag rolled up in your handbag. Just in case you get caught at the checkout. I mean yes you can buy one but to me, that really defeats the point of getting rid of plastic bags! So after […]
When having family and friends over for a gathering one of my all-time favourite things to do is decorate the table. It just makes that time a little more special and make everyone feel welcome and at home. Even though we are heading into Spring here in Australia, I’m joining some of my favourite blogging pals for our Inspiring […]
Raise your hand if you love wooden chairs but can’t sit on them for too long!! Yep that would be me too! I’ve been keeping an eye out for some Chair Pads that would help out a little with this situation and was recently in Ikea and came across some that would fit in perfectly […]
A little while ago I found a set of three primitive style wooden block houses that had to come home with me! So with a little help from my paintbrush and Sweet Pickins Milk Paint they now are sporting a new farmhouse look. Sharing how to paint thrifted Farmhouse Style Houses. Also if you don’t […]
Getting our bathroom organised has been on my to-do list forever. Having things all shoved into the bathroom cupboards all willy-nilly tend to drive me a little insane. You never know whats in there and end up buying 12 tubes of toothpaste!! So seeing that this month’s Creative Blog Hop is all about bathrooms what a […]
One of my all-time favourite things to find when I’m out junking is Broken Architectural Salvage and turning it into farmhouse decor for our home. They might be covered in dirt, have cobwebs and hard to see past that they are broken and just junk! These are the best finds ever because once you get […]
There’s no denying that I absolutely LOVE decorating with numbers! I have found over the years that they add so much character and charm to home decor and cannot be easily found. So today for this months Pinterest Challenge I’m sharing how to make Faux French Enamel Number Tags!
Finding and using salvaged galvanized goodies has been something I have loved to do since I would go and stay on my grandparent’s apple farm. I would find things from old tin cans to galvanized stencils that they would label the wooden apple boxes with. So today I thought I would share with you 5 Fun Ways […]
For the first time in a long while, I was able to go on a little treasure hunt with my pal Chris. Our day was filled with lots of giggles and oo’s and ahhh’s with all the finds that we came across. I am so grateful to have met Chris a long time ago while being […]
Finding old books is a passion of mine! They have so much character and add a nice vintage farmhouse feel when decorating. Sometimes I come across old books that are falling apart and looking a little worse for wares. Because I really dislike things going to waste, creating decor items and using them on my restored […]
These Farmhouse Bakery Antique Kitchen Signs have been on my list of things to do for such a long time. But since having my dad taken ill time sure has been a bit of an issue. Fortunately, I found a little window of time to complete them and share this project with you just in […]
Book Pages are one of my most favourite things to use when making things and also when decorating. So with this month’s Creative Blog Hop where it’s all about paper. I thought I’d share a fun Vintage Farmhouse Book Page Thrifted Plate Frame that you can make too.