Category: Painting

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    Shopping & Painting

    Hope you all had a good weekend! The Husband and I spent Saturday shopping for our Etsy shop and priming the bookcase, followed by a little babysitting with our cute nieces. We love shopping for our shop, it’s one of the many reasons we started it. We loved finding treasures and making them available to…

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    Paint Colors

    I wanted to let you all know about a great blog I stumbled upon called Favorite Paint Colors It’s a great resource for finding paint colors, because you get to see real pictures of them in living rooms, kitchens, bedrooms etc. You can even submit your own photo of your favorite paint color. And they…

  • Stencil Wall Complete!

    Yep! We did it!We conquerd the kitchen with an amazing stencil by Royal Design Studios called Casablanca Trellis.The whole process took us about 4 hours, thank god I had the husband there to help me, because I don’t think I could have done this alone. I envy all those who can!Here’s how our little Saturday of painting went…

  • DIY Sunburst Mirror

    One of the many reasons I love Pinterest is finding new DIY projects to tackle. Like this one from Centsational Girl. Yes, I’m one of the many bloggers DIYing sunburst mirrors. I’m sorry but these are just too much fun to make and not to mention uber cheap. My husband being a painter I thought…

  • Update on Stencil Wall

    Happy Friday! Well unfortunately after much discussion the stenciling of the hallway is not going to happen and I did try! But with the gorgeous plaster my husband slaved over and not to mention the uneven walls and 4 doorways it sadly was not in it’s future. The good news is the kitchen nook has…

  • Syroco Mirrors

    You all know I can’t pass up a fabulous mirror, so when I saw this Syroco beauty I just had to have it! And the best part was…it was FREE!!! It was sitting all lonesome in our shop for months and was screaming for some TLC. Now for the fun part! What color should I…

  • DIY Vintage Frame Jewelry Organizer

    This is quite a late post so forgive me. I got this vintage frame at an estate sale for $1.00, don’t you just love that. Anyway,  it was pretty ugly So I was thinking of ways to use it and I had always wanted to create a jewelry organizer, so I did! So I did…

  • Stencil Wall Approved!

    Happy Friday!! I’m very excited about this post and even more excited to get started on this project. Last night I slowly asked Ryan if I could stencil the hallway, concerned he would firmly say NO, considering the plaster he did on the walls took some time and labor. To my surprise he said Sure,…

  • New Rugs from Surya

    I’m loving these new rugs from Surya by designer Jill Rosenwald. I read her blog and was super excited when I saw her new designs and couldn’t wait for them to hit stores. So you wouldn’t believe how happy I was when I came across them on Bellacor Don’t you just love a bold rug!…

  • Painting Weekend

    Hope you all had a wonderful weekend! I had a fun little weekend spray painting anything I could find. Like this vintage pedestal tin… a pretty turquoise I loved this color so much, I sprayed this old tray too. I also painted some other things for my little closet update, but I’ll have to share that with you…