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Easy DIY Cross Base Table Tutorial

Easy DIY Cross Base Table Tutorial

It's finally done! Sorry it has taken me soooooo long. I'd like to say it's because I was super busy, though the truth is, it's because I was totally procrastinating over writing this tutorial due to the fact I knew it was going to be a beast! Not that making the...

The FREE Dining Room Reveal!

The FREE Dining Room Reveal!

After lots of indecision, uncertainty, and sanding, it's done! I questioned myself A LOT throughout this project, and it really wasn't until I pulled everything together that I realised I had actually pulled everything off! In case you've missed my previous posts...

How to Make Hat & Sock Seats (AKA Paint Dipped Chairs)

How to Make Hat & Sock Seats (AKA Paint Dipped Chairs)

When I mentioned to my son that I was planning on painting just the tops and bases of these chairs, I described it to him as giving them all hats and socks. I thought that was kind of cute until he went on to add that "the hats will eat the socks and then the chairs...

Easy Trash to Treasure Upcycle…using spray paint!

Easy Trash to Treasure Upcycle…using spray paint!

Every now and again I'm reminded just how amazing paint can be! Take this ramshackle collection of discarded "goodies"... Lovely, aren't they? Let's face it, ordinarily you wouldn't look twice at any of this, right? The round board was the original top from the stool...

Mother’s Day Outdoor Transformation | Live Video!

Mother’s Day Outdoor Transformation | Live Video!

This was such a fun-daunting-exciting-scary makeover for me! If you follow me socially (on Facebook or Instagram) or are a blog subscriber, you've probably heard about this project - in fact, you may even have already seen it! Last weekend I was fortunate to have the...

Rustic DIY Stool Hack…using a $12 kids’ stool

Rustic DIY Stool Hack…using a $12 kids’ stool

Firstly, I have to express my gratitude for such an amazing response to my last post. Given I almost didn't publish it I was completely overwhelmed by the comments and emails. Thank you all. When I shared my parent's bathroom refresh last month many of you asked to...

How to Transform a House on a Budget

How to Transform a House on a Budget

This is one post I thought I'd never publish. If you follow me socially (on Facebook or Instagram) you may have seen a sneak peek of this makeover and read about my reservations in sharing it here. Basically, this is my gran's house which we suddenly needed to sell...

Budget-Friendly DIY Bathroom Reveal!

Budget-Friendly DIY Bathroom Reveal!

I know it's been a long time coming, though the most protracted bathroom makeover in history is ready for its close up...or wide angle...or medium range shot...or whatever sort of photo it takes to finally get this bleeping room up on the blog! There's really no good...

How To Make Clay Ornaments & Gift Tags

How To Make Clay Ornaments & Gift Tags

I wanted a really simple Christmas tree this year. Complete with earthy tones and natural elements off-set by a delicate smattering of little white stars. However, when I couldn't find any said little white stars, I figured I'd have a go at making my own. And I'm so...