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Tin Foil Table Tutorial

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Yes, you read that right, I made a tin foil table using mod podge. Before you go thinking about how clever I am, I got the idea from my friend Mandi 2 years ago. She’s got a diy decor blog called Vintage Revivals, and I fell in LOVE with her tin foil nightstand from the get-go. Sounds strange, but the look is awesome! All you need it tin foil, mod podge, & a paint or… Continue Reading

Custom Office desk~under $50

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My husband pretty much rocks. He built me a custom desk for my office exactly how I wanted it, for under $50. I’m a desktop kinda girl. I like having a place to go when I need to get things done, and it helps me set a time limit as well. I had been working out of a cave for quite some time. A black cave that was a desk armorie that could close, but who… Continue Reading

Sliding Barn Door TV Cover Tutorial

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I’m so squeeling excited to share one of my big surprises that I’ve been working on.  This sliding barn door TV cover has been in the works since last October and it’s finally DONE! Check it out:   Materials:  $75 Time: 2-3 hours labor I am seriously in love with this new piece of furniture/home decor…mostly because when our TV isn’t being watched, it is HIDDEN! And because my hubby and I worked together to make… Continue Reading

Before & After~My rockin’ chair


This is a different before & after than you might expect from yesterdays post…something a little more light. (Maybe someday I’ll have a great before and after of me).  I found this blog the other day called Better After that features only before & afters, and I thought I had several things I could share in that light.  First off, is my rocking chair.  It really isn’t anything exciting in the way of a breakthrough… Continue Reading

Our homemade bed


I really wanted to wait for our whole room transformation to be done before posting, but I thought it’d be done by now and we’re not even close….here is JUST the bed.   My hubby is VERY handy.  Likes to build things.  Build furniture. In May we upgraded from a Queen to a King mattress…so I guess that means…new bedding, new bed, and how about an entire room transformation?  Ok!  The hardest part was deciding… Continue Reading