For me planning parties has always been about the details. Without the details there is just food and drinks. I always ask myself what will make this memorable? Recently I threw a Fall themed housewarming party tying in the theme with the colors purple and orange. This is also a great project to keep in mind when setting your table for Thanksgiving.Read More
I get emails and asked constantly where I find the furniture or small goods that I refinish or give new life to. The answer is I am constantly looking. I find myself at Saver's, Goodwill and Salvation Army at least once a week. It has turned into an obsession. And it is an obsession that friends and family know about so I am always getting calls "we are getting rid of this" or "we are putting vinyl shutters on the house would you like our old shutters?" And my answer is always yes! Some how when I think I am running out of space I always find some more space.Read More
I have never really tackled refinishing furniture before. Yes, a chair here and a chair there but never anything as substantial as a night stand or an end table. Let me tell you after tackling this project I now have a garage full of thrift store furniture finds to refinish.
I found this end table at Good Will for $5. what caught my eye was the hardware on it. I immediately knew that this would be my next project.Read More