Creative Inspirations Linky Party

turkey day

(Pinterest.com) Welcome to the PARTY! I am not sure how well attended  this party will be due to the holiday, but I thought why not? I am very glad you are HERE! Sometimes a day of relaxation really gets my mind a thinkin' about all the creative projects I want to tackle :) Maybe you are the same way. Please link up anything you have created – DIY projects, crafts, room makeovers, recipes, … [Read more...]

Spearmint Dresser

HOliday Dresser 6 - EC

I took a lovely drive through the Lancaster County, Pennsylvania countryside the other day to pick up two awesome dressers... it was a fabulous drive... Sometimes furniture pick ups are tough ;) I scored two amazing dressers... Despite almost an hour drive each way, it was totally worth the drive. I was excited to get started on the tall dresser and I knew just what I wanted to do. I … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party Features

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Thanks for swinging by tonight to see some great features from last week's party! Here are my picks for the evening: The most clicked on link of the party was - Faux Planked Eclectic Bookcase by Bless'er House Here are some other awesome links - Vanity and Bench Makeover by Redo It Yourself Inspirations Deer Wood Slice Ornaments by DIY Dreamer Antique Car in a Jar by 24 Cottonwood … [Read more...]

Why I Price How I Do: The Process of Refinishing Furniture in a Nutshell

French Buffet 1 - Embracing Change

I don't really know the best way to title this post, but it has occurred to me that perhaps my readers may be curious about why I price my furniture pieces like I do? Figuring out how to price a piece that is painted is not an easy task and surely I haven't always gotten it right, BUT I will tell you you that I do price my pieces as I do and I am a believer in paying myself for the work and … [Read more...]

DIY Blessings Tree

Shutterfly TREE - intro take 2

  For the holidays, I wanted to share how you can create a blessings tree in honor of all the blessings you have experienced in life. With Thanksgiving and Christmas on the horizon, I have become keenly aware of just how blessed I am and how thankful I am. What a special way to commemorate this season of thankfulness by creating a Blessings Tree! My favorite style of decorating … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party

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(Pinterest) Welcome to the party!Time to share all of your great ideas and inspiration...I can't wait to see what you have been creating! Please link up anything you have created – DIY projects, crafts, room makeovers, recipes, furniture makeovers… simply any inspired creation! You can also link up your thrifty finds! Here are a few guidelines to follow: * Be sure to follow on Bloglovin’, … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party Features

gingerbread latte

Time to showcase your talents a bit...doesn't that sound like fun? Here are my favorite links from last week's party:   Vintage Nightstand Makeover by DIY Dreamer Gingerbread Latte by Pink Recipe Box Thanksgiving Tablescape by An Extraordinary Day Brie and Chive Biscuits by The Gracious Wife Knock-Off No-Sew Dining Chair by Bless'er House Copycat Zuppa Toscana Recipe by Two Keck … [Read more...]

Chippy Blue Chest

Blue Chest 2 - EC

Yard sale season was lots of fun this summer. It generally involved getting out of bed on a Saturday morning at 6 am before my kids or husband was close to stirring and headed out the door to pick up my Mom by 630 am so we could get an early start. Yep...we are nuts. Thanks to massive amounts of coffee and lots of anticipation, garage saling was a great deal of fun this year. I struggled to … [Read more...]

Sophisticated Artissimo Buffet

Artissimo Buffet 1 - EC

I know a lovely lady that just happened to be scaling down her collection of furniture...she called on me to see if I were interested in purchasing anything. I was happy to oblige and stopped by to have a look. This sweet buffet immediately caught my eye. I have been doing this long enough to know just what I am looking for. This piece was an old beauty and in pretty good shape for its age. I … [Read more...]

Creative Inspirations Linky Party

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(Pinterest)Welcome to  the party!Thanks for coming by to inspire or be inspired :) Please link up anything you have created – DIY projects, crafts, room makeovers, recipes, furniture makeovers… simply any inspired creation! You can also link up your thrifty finds! Here are a few guidelines to follow: * Be sure to follow on Bloglovin’, Facebook, Hometalk, Twitter, by RSS feed, e-mail … [Read more...]