Decorating Rules You Can Break
There is no rule book when it comes to decorating. But if there were, the rules are meant to be broken. Break out of your comfort zone and forget some of the guidelines that have informally become law.
Four Moving Tips – The Correct Way to Pack Your Furniture
Moving house can be a stressful time, especially when you’ve got a lot of items and fragile furniture to pack. Making sure that none of your items get damaged when you’re packing can be a daunting task. You have to wrap and pack each item or piece of furniture so that they don’t break, tear, […]
Up-Cycled Furniture - Repurposed Drawer Projects • The Budget Decorator
We love up-cycled furniture! Use these repurposed drawer projects as the perfect DIY for when you need to make something gorgeous out of "junk"!
Stencil How To: A Rustic Cabinet Makeover With Modello(R) Stencils
This old, rustic cabinet came from the gigantic Hillsville, Virginia Labor Day antiques show, probably 15 years ago. I loved it, but my neighbor bought it out from under me. I ended up trading her for my old kitchen cabinets later that year and ended up with it myself after all. It is a prize piece in my home office because it is narrow, yet holds all of my boring, cluttery office supplies. It - also - was - boring. Do you have a similar piece that you will never part with, but it need…
A Less Than Perfect Dresser
I picked this antique dresser up at my local Habitat Restore for a song. It was a good thing because it only had one functioning drawer. The bottom two drawers were ruined. One drawer front was warped beyond repair and the other one I had to beat with a hammer to unstick it. So that left me with a lot of open and empty space. I took a trip to Lowes and found the perfect pieces of wood to turn the empty space in to great open shelving for $7 each! They are in the same section as…
Whitewashed Geometric Dresser Makeover
A little white paint and a striped diamond stencil made a dramatic difference on this vintage Art Deco Geometric Dresser Makeover in a fun boho style.
Stencils for Home Decor DIY Projects Craft Ideas & How To’s for Home Decor with Videos
Ever wondered how to stencil? There are a lot of ways to do it, you can stencil a wall or do other stencil art. The perfect DIY projects for home decor.
Should I paint or repair
I've inherited this bedroom set from my late MIL. My husband doesn't want to get rid of it because it good quality furniture. I figured I could use it in a guest bedroom but I'm not sure what to do with it. I tend to lean to both modern and Queen Anne style (yup that's me). Anyway I thought about using chalk paint and while I don't mind the look of that I don't know if I should be introducing a third style in the house. This has a marble slab insert in the night tables. Would doi…
Shabby Painted Jewelry Box,Chippy distressed Aqua Blue and White Tall jewelry armoire with Lace door, bridal gift, SCT
This absolutely gorgeous Aqua Blue and antique white painted jewelry box would make the perfect addition to your Romantic Shabby Cottage style home !! Single door opens to reveal a large mirrored back with necklace carousel, the front of the door features a vintage French Lace insert. Features 4 large spacious drawers with ample storage for all your treasures and trinkets. The interior of this beautiful vintage jewelry armoire is lined with a rich Ivory color velveteen that is very…