Farmhouse Cabinet in Miss Mustard Seed’s Farmhouse White Milk Paint

I was pretty excited when I spotted this antique hutch for sale - she was perfectly lovely - pretty and with amazing character. I didn't hesitate in buying her at all - I figured I could worry about that missing glass in the door later. Her turned legs and carved details got me! I knew right away I wanted to paint her white- ironically since I just blogged about how to choose color for a piece … [Read more...]

Chicken Wire Frames

I am a frame fanatic. Whenever I see them, I snag them. There are so many things to do with nice frames. I typcially make them into chalkboards or simply paint to use for family pics, but I had a hankering for some chicken wire. Chicken wire is a booger to work with, but it really rocks. I created some cute chicken wire frames with my backless frames. I really am pleased with … [Read more...]

Chicken Wire and Burlap Frame

        Remember I said I had a project on tap that was making use of some frames I had just gotten from a yard sale?  Well, I used two of my most favorite (and certainly most abrasive) materials: burlap and chicken wire.  I wanted to make use of what I had and this is what I had.  With a frame, some chicken, wire, burlap and few stencils and a staple gun, this is what I created:I think after this … [Read more...]