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Monday, August 31, 2015

Free Standing Mirror

Tonight I am going to show a make over of a large free standing mirror that my grandpa actually found for me at yard sale. Also about a week ago I won a giveaway for some Country Chic Paint, it is a chalk and mineral based paint also VOC free!. This was my first time trying out the paint, and I loved it. Its not to thick or runny and goes on so smooth! It dries matte and sands easily for the distressed looked all in all I loved the paint and would use it again. Here is how the mirror started. 

Sunday, August 30, 2015

The Yellow End Table

This end table also come from the same yard sale. it is a mission style and I thought it needed a bit of help and a pop of color. And it had a few scratched and chipping clear coat on top.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Green End Table

In my post before this one I showed some things we found at a yard sale. One was this cute little end table to me looked like a small farmhouse table in a end table size. If only it was bigger! Here is how it started out.

Its the one to the left in front of the small hutch/shelf

I started out sanding the top and stained it and used a dark wax over the stain to make it even darker, After that I painteg the rest in a darkish green color and lightly distressed it and added dark wax to it to. 

I love how it turned out! and now looks like a old mini farmhouse table.
I also made these fabric pumpkins like the one below.

I will have more re-do's from the furniture in the first picture, so check back to see how those turned out. I also won some Country Chic Paint from a giveaway. So you will also see some furniture make overs using their paint, Excited to show you!

Linking up with .French Country Cottage

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Finds of the Week #2

We went to a few yard sales the other day and this what we found.

2 endtables, a piano bench, 3 hanging wire baskets, another bench, a shelf, and taller shelf that i think hangs on the wall but also has two doors on the bottom. a large picture frame and a small shirt that im gonna use to make pumpkins like the one below

Ive already started on making a few fall items for the booth starting with the cute fabric pumpkins. 

Monday, August 10, 2015

Sewing Chair

I actually got this chair for free along with a sewing table. that I am going to use as a craft desk. It was a little dirty and fabric was awful. but there was also storage in the seat for small items.
This is how it started out.