I did some restyling at the shop over the holiday weekend (Vintage Fresh in Downers Grove, IL). I installed a new summer-themed display for the shop window which includes a newsprint banner and GIANT free-standing newsprint flowers with tissue paper cent...
When I began the renovation at the apartment, I knew that the bathroom needed some help, I just didn't know how much help! The decorating and fixtures were 30 years old...which may not sound like much...until you consider the fact that it's a rental. One o...
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Today, I finally got a couple of bins of 4th of July decorations out of the attic and decided to put a few vintage red white and blue things on the kitchen table. I really didn't plan on doing too much decorating this year. To be completely honest, the mai...
Welcome to the latest in my ongoing list of painted furniture tutorials! Today, I'm using Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint "Curio" as stain to makeover these fabulous reproduction French Bergere chairs that my "bestie", Ann, found for me on Craigslist a year an...
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How to Update Oak and Brass Bathroom Fixtures With Spray Paint and Chalk...
I remember joking about this bathroom with my Realtor when I saw it for the first time. I even posted the photo on the Serendipity Refined F
Flowers for an Autumn Wedding: Pinecones, Roses, Burlap and Cotton
Don't worry, today we're not discussing the fact that, after almost five weeks, I finally have telephone and Internet service at the French
Big Mill B&B - Williamston, NC bed and breakfast near Greenville, No...
Big Mill B&B in coastal plain of North Carolina. 200 acres of farmland, 2 lakes, woodlands, gardens. Spa services, fishing, wi-fi. Quiet get
Before and After: La Craie Gray and White French Painted Cabinet Makeover
By now you probably know that I LOVE painted furniture...especially when it's French! I also love a good before and after so I'm especially