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Coffee Table Before and After (and After)

My coffee table is special to me.  It used to be my cousin’s (who is more like an Aunt).  Here is a before pic when we first got the table almost two years ago.  It’s sturdy, but had some cosmetic ‘well-loved’ issues.  (Triscuits and chihuahuas anyone??) At the time, I knew I wanted to paint… Continue reading Coffee Table Before and After (and After)

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My Favorite Dresser and How to Get a Real Shabby Paint Look

My favorite dresser that I’ve ever painted resides in my daughter’s nursery.  As she got older, it was time to find something that could hold more clothing and transition her into a big girl room. I love all the details on this beautiful dresser.  It is painted in Vintage Market and Design Furniture Paint in… Continue reading My Favorite Dresser and How to Get a Real Shabby Paint Look

Chalk Paint · for sale · furniture · stencil · tutorial · VMD Furniture Paint

Queen Bee Stool: Tutorial

We are excited to showcase a brand new product soon, but until then, you’ll have to settle for a stenciled stool tutorial! We made these super cute stenciled stools to take with to the Farmgirl Flea this fall.  We wanted to show you how easy it is to add a stencil to just about anything… Continue reading Queen Bee Stool: Tutorial

Chalk Paint · furniture · life · painting

DIY Children’s Play Table

My daughter loves playing with her little princesses and critters.  She’ll sit on the floor and hunch over for hours having conversations with all of them.  I decided a few months ago that she needed a play table, so that she is more comfortable when she plays. But, as you know, not just any play… Continue reading DIY Children’s Play Table

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’twas the Night Before Farmgirl Flea

We are so nervited!!  It’s Farmgirl Flea Eve and we have been SO busy these last couple of weeks–Buying and cleaning and painting.  Whew!! We dropped our stuff off yesterday and are mostly set up.  This is an indoor/outdoor show, and we are located indoors in Barn 10, booth 20.   Here is a map of… Continue reading ’twas the Night Before Farmgirl Flea

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Painting Grain Sack Stripes: A Tutorial

Last year, I saw this picture on Pinterest: {source} I used it as inspiration for my own kitchen table. Even though some time has passed, I find I am still drawn to grain sack stripes.  We recently added them to a few of the pieces we are bringing to the Painted Farmgirl Flea, but we… Continue reading Painting Grain Sack Stripes: A Tutorial