Elegant French Desk Makeover

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 This desk was much too cute to walk away from... I needed to make her pretty! I liked her curves and lovely hardware. Oh la la! I imagined her in a soft creamy white. She would look so sweet and elegant. I custom mixed some of my Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in Old White with Cream as to create a cream that was just right and not too yellow. I think the color suited her well. A little … [Read more...]

French Provincial Boxwood Buffet

French Boxwood Buffet 1 - Embracing Change

 I wish all pieces that I purchased to redo were this beautiful right from the start. 9 times out of 10 they are not, but this one was one of the few that was pretty when I picked it up. The top was pretty scratched up and did require some sanding, but the body of the buffet was in fabulous shape. My heart always goes pitter patter for French Provincial pieces and when I saw this beauty, I was … [Read more...]

French Provincial Low Dresser

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 This piece caught my eye right away...how about those curves? I  love all her French Provincial goodness! This piece was a low dresser..I thought it could be well used as a bench or window seat. There are four drawers so this would be the perfect storage piece for someone. Beauty and function .. what more could one ask? A lady I came in contact with asked if I could paint this for her...she … [Read more...]

A Great Before and After

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   I have much to share, but have been so busy!  It is hard to keep up with it all especially now with Christmas just days away!  The spirit is high in my home...the girls are anticipating Santa greatly!  I personally am stoked as I am LOVING this weather!  It is nearly 50 degrees today and for December in Northeast Pennsylvania, that is certainly unheard of.  Thus far, we have had a relatively … [Read more...]