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Finally! My Farmhouse Table Makeover

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This farmhouse table makeover with milk paint was just what I and my living room needed. I love how bright and cheerful my home looks now.

 

It is makeover time! Yup, I got another little furniture makeover under my belt. Our farmhouse table got a makeover with milk paint, and she is looking good.

This is another one of those projects that was on my to-do list for 2013, hmm after my staircase renovation it is nice to know that at the end of 2014 my start-of-2013-list is getting done :-D

 

Farmhouse Table Makeover with Milk Paint

 

I guess the man was happy about the result too. He bought me some flowers to celebrate and so “I could use them for the photos for the blog”.  Ah, he gets, me! What a man, I think I’ll keep him.

The new color makes all the difference in the world. And it didn’t even take that many steps to get her there.

To see more of my ‘new’ farmhouse table and to read all about the process of getting her to look this good: CLICK HERE

Blue Painted School Chair

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Crochet Handmade Pillow cover blue chair

 

Hello ladies (and men?), today I am here to ask your advice and your opinion. You see, I failed to share a little makeover project with you that I finished months ago. The makeover part of the project was easy. It just involved paint, non-white paint. And maybe that is were my problems began. I decided to get out of my comfort zone, be a little daring and use another color than white for a change.

 

Come read my quandaries about this chair and share your opinion: CLICK HERE

IKEA Hack Furniture Project {tv stand makeover}

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Yes! She is finished. My furniture project is all done and order has been restored. And I am so proud of myself. Except for a few details I did it all by myself. Come see my latest Ikea Hack:   Isn’t she lovely! White and a bit rustic and hiding all the techy stuff inside. […]

Antique Door Makeover and a little Decorating

decorative vintage door painted with milk paint via Songbirdblog thumb

Good day my friends. How was your weekend? All ready for Monday morning? My weekend was a bit short, since I had to work a lot of overtime for the day job. But I got some decorating in there, so I count it as a good one. I have been playing with milk paint and […]

Milk Paint Hutch Makeover {Reveal Yeah!}

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My hutch makeover is finished! And I love it. My first ever milk paint project is a success and I am so happy!  Look!!   She is white grey, striped, and lovely.  It was a hell of a job, and I had my moments, but she turned out exactly as I intended and envisioned from […]

The project that has been 16 years in the making……

how to paint mahogany wood white

how to paint mahogany wood white

Today my dear friends I share a project that I truly hesitated to share. I felt it was just too mundane, too run-of-the-mill, too ordinary, too common.

And then I thought, I actually have some pretty good reasons to share it anyway……

Reasons like…….  [click to read more]

Another Postal Chair Makeover

postal chair makeover

Yeow! Another Craft Room Makeover project is finished. I made myself a ‘new’ chair to go with my ‘new’ desk. I couldn’t really show her and do her justice at the same time if I showed you to her in the disaster area that my craft room is right now. So for the moment she […]

Desk Makeover Before and After {Painted Desk Reveal}

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Today on the agenda the Desk Makeover Before and After!!!! She is finished! And ready for her moment of fame, my old desk has received her chalk paint makeover:     Isn’t she pretty?! I used Annie Sloan chalk paint, White Linen over Paris Grey and some heavy distressing. Let’s do a close-up of the […]