Sometimes you find beautiful things but they need a little freshening up. This sure was the case for this old oval hatbox. I stumbled across it at our local thrift store. I loved its shape and it once had a beautiful handpainted design on it but was chipped and just in need of a refresh. […]
This old Dolls Highchair is a bit of a special piece for my hubby and I. We bought it about 7 years ago when we began our journey of becoming parents. The first time for my hubby but I already have 2 beautiful grown-up kiddos. Sadly we have endured a tough road and had multiple […]
You know when you’ve had a chalkboard for a while it starts to lose the ability to write on it. Yes, you could reapply some more black paint to keep on using it but today I’m sharing another fun way on how to upcycle a Farmhouse Chalkboard.
A while back while out thrifting I came across a pre-painted kettle and a flour sifter. They were both looking pretty sad and lonely on the shelf and I couldn’t pass them by. They at least deserved to have a fresh new look. So today I’m sharing how to upcycle an Old Farmhouse Kettle using […]
There is nothing more special than when a beautiful reader contacts me to see if I would like a piece of furniture to flip. This was the case for this old orange pine coffee table. Let me tell you I have felt so honoured giving it a new lease on life. Sharing today How To […]
Today I’m sharing how to upcycle a farmhouse bathroom stool that I painted 23 years ago when my son was 1 year old. There are so many wonderful memories of giggles and singing while teeth were being cleaned or hands were being washed with both my kids, that I just couldn’t bear to toss it […]
Yes! You read that totally correct. Napkins are playing a part in today’s fun project. Along with some help from some Sweet Pickin’s Milk Paint and an old box which needed some loving. Let’s see how to upcycle an old box using Milk Paint and Napkins.
A couple of weekends ago Hubby and I went out to vist his parents in Eugowra, which is in the western part of New South Wales. While we were there his mum asked if I would mind helping her with an old dresssing table that used to be part of a pub that they own […]
You know when you find galvanized goodies at the shop but they are really bright silver? And not have that nice old well-worn look that we all love? Today for Farmhouse Hens I’m sharing How To Paint A Vintage Farmhouse Planter and dull down bright and shiny galvanized home decor.
This Vintage Farmhouse Alphabet Wall Hanger was a project that I’d been putting off. Not because it’s hard or anything like that but the logistics of getting the Alphabet large enough proved to be a little tricky. I didn’t want the hanger to be small so with this month International Bloggers Club being all about […]
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 […]
It’s that fun time of the month again for International Bloggers Club! Where we all get together from all around the world and share fun projects that you can make too! This month it’s all about Easter Projects so today I’m sharing how to make an Easy Farmhouse Bunny Pillow.
Over the Christmas Holidays, I came across some polystyrene shaped hearts in my craft stash. Not sure how long I have had them for but knew they would come in handy when Valentines Day came around. So today I’m sharing How To Make Vintage Farmhouse Hearts Using Drop Cloth.
With Valentines not too far away, I always like to try and make some simple home decor that I can pop around our home. So today I’m sharing how to make Easy Farmhouse Stamped Valentines Tea Towels that you can make too. This simple craft can be adapted to any season and you’ll have lots […]
With Valentines Day just around the corner, it’s always fun to add a little love to a little corner of our home which lets my loved ones know how much they are loved and I am so grateful to have them in my life. Even though they know this 365 days of the year it’s […]