Painted Furniture

Furniture makeovers with tutorials on how to antique painted furniture, make furniture look old, use Vaseline to layer paint, decoupage furniture, distress painted furniture, and more ideas.

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Repurposed Junk Finds

How to upcycle or recycle junk finds into unique home decor. Shop local and buy inexpensive items project pieces such as lamps, vases, and photo frames.

Tips for painting furniture with full tutorials on how to paint furniture featuring latex paint, chalk paint, chalk finishes, Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint, Beyond Paint, and other specialty paints.

All DIY Projects

DIY home projects: decor accessories, furniture makeovers, and crafts made from flea market, junk shop, and thrift store finds. Easy projects for the everyday homeowner on a budget.

Kathy Owen, Petticoat Junktion

Kathy Owen founded the home decor blog Petticoat Junktion where she shares tutorials on painting furniture and upcycling thrifty finds into unique home décor.

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