Pricey Vintage Buffet And Some Inexpensive Auction Furniture I bought a beautiful vintage buffet at an auction but I sure paid more than I wanted to for it. In fact I kind of accidently bid more than I meant to. But I got some awesome deals and a few auction furniture pieces worth the money…. [Read More]
15 DIY Turquoise Furniture Makeovers I love turquoise. Can I say that again…..I love turquoise. I have several turquoise furniture makeovers in my past. The color seems to be making a comeback or maybe it never left. Turquoise just screams happiness. It brightens rooms, it draws in the eye, and it makes me do the… [Read More]
Dull Furniture Finish Restored Plus A Bit Of Paint
Restoring the dull furniture finish on this table was super easy and I’m sharing all the details. No secrets here. This project includes the best of both worlds, at least in my opinion. Yep, I added a bit of paint, couldn’t resist. The wood and the carved details on the table are so pretty I sure couldn’t paint over all of it. Thank goodness the base of the table was in good condition.
The wicker table I spotted at the Nashville Flea Market is so pretty. I didn’t have a place in my home for it at all. But I wanted it. I don’t know weather I should call the table wicker or rattan. I googled rattan and wicker and found out rattan is a natural material and… [Read More]
Blonde Table Makeover Remember the 1950’s blonde table my Aunt wanted me to paint? Well I painted it and delivered the table last week on one of my Arkansas visits. I think it turned out great and my Aunt seemed very pleased with it. We did a good job of selecting a paint color to… [Read More]
Angel Table The JTS bought the Angel Table at an auction. I don’t remember how much he paid for the table because it’s been sitting in the workshop for a few months. Angel Table The table has an Angel detail on the top front of the iron base. Sorry to say I’m not a fan… [Read More]
Do you guys know that distressing a painted stencil makes it look so much better? A stenciled distressed design that’s perfectly imperfect is the goal. If you’ve been here very often you’ve heard that before. Stenciled and Distressed I’m going to take you through the whole process of stenciling the Bingo Table. The stencil is… [Read More]
It’s one of those days when I’m smiling and patting myself on the back. The Bingo Game Table project was such fun. I love the colors, the design….everything. Bingo Game Table Nothing prettier than red, white, and blue. This table has been through so may changes, you wouldn’t believe. Today is themed furniture day and… [Read More]
The JTS and I went to the Nashville Flea Market on Friday. All of my favorite shopping spots and vendors are located outdoors or under the open sheds. There are very few months of the year when the weather is perfect for browsing the market. This month it was perfect. The October flea market is… [Read More]
Hope you guys had a fun weekend. We celebrated 3 birthdays here at the Owen homestead. The JTS has a birthday today (Happy Birthday Honey), Sofi turned 5 yesterday, and our daughter-in-law’s birthday was last week. I made my famous always-asked-for Italian Cream Cake (recipe here). I have to say it was yummy. The JTS… [Read More]
Sometimes the JTS and I run into a few problems with furniture projects. Usually it’s us making mistakes and we get a few laughs out of the situation. This project was no different.
Painted Furniture Makeovers Hey guys! Today I’m showing off furniture painted by you……photos shared in the Treasured Finds Facebook group. If you are new here or missed the post about joining the “Treasured Finds” Facebook group I have the info at the bottom of the post. I asked each featured person to write a short… [Read More]