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Kathy Owen (Petticoat Junktion)
Works at Petticoat Junktion
Attended Austin Peay State University
Lives in Tennessee
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Kitchen Wall Hanging / Decor How to make wall decor from thrift store finds and reclaimed items. Click the photo for details ...#kitchen #walldecor #wallhanging #sign #diy #hotdogs #hamburgers 
I found eight short screws to attach the tins to the board and ta-dah……kitchen wall decor. The project was completed in under an hour.
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Pink Chalkboard Did you know chalkboard paint comes in a lot of fun colors? I used pink chalkboard paint to transform a thrifty find. See the details by clicking the photo... #pinkchalkboard #chalkboard #thriftydecor #budget #wall decor #pink #bedroom
I painted this pretty pink chalkboard. Did you know chalkboard paint comes in all different colors? Yep, it does. Not chalk paint…chalkboard paint.
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Best Furniture Makeover Tutorials Everything from prepping furniture, to painting, to antiquing furniture. Click here to see all of the projects... #paintedfurniture #tutorial #beforeandafter #antiquing #redfurniture #paint #Vaseline #distressingfurniture #distressed #furnituremakeover #diyfurniture #blue #green #black #potterybarnknockoff #knockoff
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70 Budget Makeovers DIY projects from thrift store decor. Projects on the blog. Click the photo. #budgetdecor #budgetmakeover #budgetdir
70 budget makeovers created from thrifty finds. Shopping at thrift stores is the best! It's easy to update thrifty finds with a little paint.
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Assemblage Steampunk Art Rusty hardware and vintage jewelry angel wall decor. Click the photo for details. #steampunk #assemblageart #mixedmedia
I call my angel assemblage art RosaAnne Angels. The steampunk angels are made from reclaimed hardware and bits of vintage jewelry.
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Repurpose, Recycle, Upcycle Project Aquarium stand with a reclaimed wood top. Just click the photo for details. #recycled #table #furniture
Faux Barnwood Table Top or Not? This is one of the projects where I had second thoughts about the paint. I’ll let you guys give me what for if I messed up.
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Furniture painted with layered paint technique Two tones of gray with a pink underlay. Details on the blog just click the photo...#graypaint #gray #paintedfurniture #beforeandafter #pink #bedroomfurniture #furnituremakeover #paint #diy #folkart #marthastewart
The gray bed has hints of bold pink to add to the soft worn look and the layered paint plays up the beautifully carved pineapple finials.
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Chroma Color Repurpose Paint I love this furniture paint. The color is Navajo Blue. click the photo for more info... #navajoblue #chromacolor #repurposepaint #caricucksey #furnituremakeover #beforeandafter #furnituretutorial #blue #paint #furniture 
The paint color is Navajo Blue from Chroma Color Repurpose paint. The Try-It size was enough for the small desk. I even had a bit left over.
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Craft Supplies I love sharing with friends and so do my friends. Between 5 bloggers we have gathered 12 boxes of craft supplies and junk treasures to giveaway. click here....
12 Craft Supplies Goodie Boxes up for grabs! Yep, you heard right. I have a great group of blogging friends and they love junk and crafting as much as I do.
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Best Furniture Makeover Tutorials Everything from prepping furniture, to painting, to antiquing furniture. Click the photo to see all of the projects. #paintedfurniture #tutorial #beforeandafter #antiquing #redfurniture #paint #Vaseline #distressingfurniture #distressed #furnituremakeover #diyfurniture #blue #green #black #potterybarnknockoff #knockoff
The list of best furniture makeover tutorials includes metallic paints , Miss Mustard Seeds Milk Paint, Vaseline distressed furniture, and more.
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Repair and Paint a Vintage Cedar Chest Add a missing hinge, repair or distress veneer, paint, etc. Details on the blog. Click the photo. #redpaint #behrpaint #vintagecedarchest #paintedfurniture
The cedar chest repairs included adding missing hinges and an escutcheon. The chest also had a lot of missing veneer and I distressed those areas.
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Metallic Paint Furniture and Home Decor Projects Mulitple Metallic Paint options for DIY. Just click the photo for details. #metallicpaint #goldmetallicpaint #silver #metallic #furnituremakeover
There are several metallic paint options to choose from. There is latex metallic paint for furniture and metallic spray paint for small home decor items.
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Furniture Painting, Junker, Blog Author
painting, diy decor, blog writer, junker
  • Petticoat Junktion
    Owner/Author, 2011 - present
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painting, restyling, reinventing
Things I love. Painting furniture, creating home decor from reclaimed objects, going on junkin' trips, and sharing the fun. Come along for the ride!
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I'm the "Queen of Furniture Distressing"
  • Austin Peay State University
    Internet & Web Development, Database Administration, 2013 - 2016
    BS Computer Science & Info Technology
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