Light and airy Christmas trees offer a simple-yet-elegant nod to the holidays without overpowering a room. If you have limited storage and you're looking to downsize your artificial tree (like I am) here are a few trees that have that beautiful, elegant, vintage look that I love.🎄 I've notice ... Read More about Best Christmas Trees for Vintage Lovers
This week I discovered a fun and easy new craft medium if you happen to love stencils (like me). Mesh stenciling is my new favorite type of stencil, and many of these designs would be virtually impossible to achieve as a transfer. This product launched in October 2018, so I'm happy to be one ... Read More about Mesh Stencils: 10 Easy Projects You Can (Finally) Do at Home!
Tea staining is a project I've always wanted to try. The opportunity arose with a tapestry that I purchased - I expected to be more aged when I ordered it, but it didn't exactly posses the vintage vibe I had in mind. So I tried tea staining the fabric, and LOVED the results. The mirror above ... Read More about Tea-Stained Art for a Vintage Vibe
Accent walls are an easy, eye-catching project that enhances your interior spaces. We are huge fans of the "wow" factor an accent wall can bring and we are thrilled to partner with KILZ® for their #accentwallchallenge. This challenge helped us beautifully transform our basement home office and ... Read More about Basement Craft Room Update!
Transform plain wood cutting boards into beautiful vintage-inspired kitchen decor in less than 30 minutes. Distressing techniques include beating up the wood with a hammer, followed by stain (or danish oil). Ink transfer paper and mesh stencils from A Maker's Studio. Making your own kitchen ... Read More about Old-World Style Cutting Board Makeover (Video!)
Get silkscreen-like results (at home!) using my favorite materials, source links all provided below. Watch my premier video on Hometalk tonight where I demonstrate exactly how to use (and re-use) these gorgeous stencils. Faux Vintage Tea TowelsTurn a Walmart towel into gorgeous vintage ... Read More about DIY Stenciled Vintage Tea Towels (Video!)
Two years ago today we moved our family 200 miles to this cute, historic little town in Southern Ohio. You can see all the "before" photos here, or take the video tour of the day we got the keys. It was an exciting day! We chose a neighborhood with built-in conveniences that has made life ... Read More about Two Year House Anniversary Tour!