Sweet Antique Server

cute server 2 - ec

I loved this sweet server the second I laid eyes on her! She was petite and I really liked her lines. The curved front doors were so unique and I couldn't wait to get my paint brush on her! I thought she would look superb with a little color :) I had seen Marion of Miss Mustard Seed had just painted up a cottage bed in a custom mixed milk paint color (Bespoke color) of 1/2  Boxwood and 1/2 … [Read more...]

Kitchen Scale Dresser Makeover


I liked the look of this dresser when I saw it posted for sale. I thought I could pretty her up a bit. She certainly needed a makeover....and new knobs, too! She was a cool piece to makeover, too! She is quite the solid and sturdy old gal and I knew she was going to have a great chance at a second life :) I painted her with Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint in Kitchen Scale which is a fantastic … [Read more...]

Kitchen Scale Buffet

ks buffet 1

I had to drive 45 minutes in rush hour traffic one way for this piece. I just liked it and figured...why not? This is a primitive style piece that came to me painted in a deep brick red. I loved that it could be used as a buffet or media stand...it was a versatile piece. Not to mention buffet and media stands are always sought out items. So....I planned to paint this guy in Miss Mustard … [Read more...]

Handsome Fella: A Desk Transformed

Handsome Desk 2 - Embracing Change

Hi everyone! I managed to finish up a lovely piece I had milk-painted yesterday...all it needed today was some sanding, distressing and Hemp Oil. I used Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint and I custom-mixed up two colors I had partial bags of - French Enamel and Kitchen  Scale. One of the things I love about milk paint is that the paint dries so quickly...I also love how easily it distresses and … [Read more...]

Natural Beauty

Kitchen Scale Two Toned Dresser 2 - EC

I found this beauty on a Facebook sale site. I was instantly smitten. She was such a natural beauty. Rich wood tones abound. She was even prettier in person. Now rarely do I find a dresser that is this gorgeous before I start. She was exceptional. I wanted to maintain her natural beauty and just add a little. She simply didn't need much. I added some Minwax Dark Walnut stain to the 3 … [Read more...]

Kitchen Scale Milk Painted Sweetheart

Kitchen Scale Dresser 6 - Nest

Remember my amazing finds from this past week? You know...these beauties: Such great finds. I was pleased as punch! I love when that happens. Craigslist strikes again! Yes, this dresser was pretty as is. Someone actually did refinish it, but she needed some oomph. I painted her in Miss Mustard Seed's Kitchen Scale Milk Paint which is the best color is the whole daggone world. It is a … [Read more...]