Feature Friday – Holly’s Ottoman Makeover

My sister Holly recently bought a beautiful house with her husband, which means they also have to fill and decorate this beautiful house…and that means projects!  Lots and lots of projects!  Luckily for me my sister is very crafty and loves to redo furniture and also allows me share these projects with you! Holly picked up this old wooden ottoman for a few bucks while we

Favorite Finds – Cedar Chest

It happens every once in a while, you walk into a flea market and you see it, a piece you just fall in love with.  Usually, a bright light shines down on the piece and you hear a choir of angels faintly singing in the background.  And then the owner sees you eyeing the piece with a deranged looking smile on your face and runs

Let’s Table This – Refurbished Coffee Table

One of the good things about moving in with a significant other is – all of the doubles in furniture, especially if you are a DIYer and furniture hoader like myself 😉 Instead of giving away, throwing out or selling this old, plain black coffee table as it was, I decided to refurbish it, and make more money on it than we would have initially.

Roadside Assistance – Hutch Makeover

Everyone knows the idiom “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” but not everyone may take it literally, as I did.  I rescued this beat up old hutch from the side of the road, and with a little help brought it back to our apartment (which my boyfriend was not happy about).  For months this sad, heavy piece was blocking closets and taking up space,