This was one of the first rooms we completed in our 1961 bungalow. It's constantly evolving of course but here it is shortly after christmas. I found this amazing vintage woodland scene bear rug recently and knew it would find a perfect home here. The rattan rocking chair is also a retro find and I… Continue reading A Toddler’s whimsical bedroom
Here is a dresser I just finished and I'm pretty excited about the way it has turned out! I refinished the wood to bring out the grain because before the finish was so opaque you could hardly see it. I painted some parts a matte black, just to give the wood a bit more pop.… Continue reading Mid Century Dresser Makeover
Repurpose and recycle your leather or suede jacket. Do you have an old jacket sitting at the back of your closet gathering dust? Perhaps it belonged to someone else and you are hanging onto it for sentimental reasons but will never wear it yourself. Why not create a new bag from an old coat? We… Continue reading Recycle and Repurpose your leather or suede coat
Here is a dresser I recently refinished. I sanded down the drawer fronts and matte clear coated them while painting the rest a fresh white. I added black leather pulls and lined each drawer in a different African print.
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