Sometimes when you find an old piece of furniture it may be missing a drawer, a door or a top. This was the case with the piece I am going to share with you today! It was completely missing it’s top but it had good bones that were definately worth saving. So let’s get on […]
Can you belive 2020 is already well underway? It’s being a difficult start here in Australia with the terrible bushfires but thankfully things are starting to return to some kind of normal. It’s been a bit of a tradition here at Raggedy Bits to pick some of my fun projects from the previous year. So […]
Welcome back to our Monthly Painting Party! This month we are going to learn How To Create A Driftwood Effect on an old table. This old table was given to us by our neighbours and came complete with lots of grime and mould growing on the top. How To Create A Drift Wood Effect When […]
A little while back a lovely client of mine asked me to make over a little cupboard that she wanted to pop into her bathroom. It sure was a cutie pie but sure did need some TLC. So armed with some paint stripper and some paint sharing How To Stamp An Old Farmhouse Cupboard.
Welcome back to Project 2 of our 5 Chair Painting Challenge! Today we are going to have a little fun stamping and creating a faux marble look. So without further or due let’s see how to stamp a faux marble chair.
Sometimes when making over furniture the drawers can be in super bad shape. Today I’m sharing a how to make easy inexpensive drawer liners so you don’t have to spend a tonne on pretty paper. Let’s face it, it sure can be expensive! So when it comes to flipping furniture this is a great way […]
Sometimes when you find the coolest piece of furniture it doesn’t come with hardware or it’s the wrong colour or broken. Today I’m going to show you an easy way on How To Paint Furniture Hardware in any colour that you like!
I get so excited when I’m lucky enough to get the opportunity to transform a clients peice of furniture! This sure was the case for this Hall Stand which still has good bones but just needed a spruce up. So today I’m sharing how to Paint And Stamp A Vintage Farmhouse Hall Table.
Welcome to another fun quick painting tip! Where each week I’m going to share with you a fun painting tip that will help you along in your painting adventure. One of the biggest questions I get asked How To Mix Milk Paint. So let’s dive in!
When making things out of raw wood I always like to use paint as a stain. Not only does it save you a tonne of money because your usually have the paint already. And it can give you so many different shades too depending what look you are after. Today I’m sharing the best way […]
2019 sure seems to be the year for getting the to-do-list done! This little cupboard was one of the very first pieces that I purchased and let me tell you, it was in much-needed attention. So with this months challenge for Farmhouse Hens, being all about Shelf Treatment. This was the perfect time to share […]
2019 is the year for me to get busy painting and declutter my shed of all the pieces of furniture that have been waiting for my attention. Just like this old school desk which I found at a garage sale some time ago. Today I’m sharing How To Paint An Old Farmhouse School Desk and […]
You know you have awesome friends when they get who you are and know what you love doing. Our dear friends down the road were getting rid of their spare bed and asked if I would like it. I nearly threw my back out with excitement and gratefully accepted. We have had a bedroom that […]
After giving our old shutters a brand new vintage farmhouse look lets just say a little door fever hit me! We had a screen door that needed to have some love in my pile of to do’s. So armed with my paintbrush and some Fusion Mineral Paint, sharing how to paint an Old Farmhouse Screen […]
Making a farmhouse bench has been one of those projects that I have wanted to make for a long time. But have been too scared to. All because of a tool that scared the living daylights out of me!! Can you guess what it is? If you guessed a nail gun you’ve hit the nail […]