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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

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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

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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}

desk makeover

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 […]

Maid’s Closet Makeover

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Good evening my sweets. May I apologize in advance for any typo’s I am going to make in this post?! I have been working hard on my desk all day. Trying to pry the veneer on the top loose with a putty knife and a steaming iron. So my hands are a bit burned and […]

Top 10 Makeover Projects of 2011

Makeover furniture projects

Best before & after projects at Songbirdblog.com in 2011. Including a repurposed mirror, garden table makeover, lamp makeovers and a renewed sawhorse bench.