Painted Console Table | Layered Grays

Katie, a new client, brought me this vintage dusty console table to paint.  It has great lines, but the finish is damaged and definitely dated. Dark pieces like this always have the best before & after because paint shows off the details. Here are the products I used to achieve this look. Resource List: (Note: […]


Moroccan Dresser with International Flair

A furniture piece with international flair like this Moroccan dresser adds worldly charm to any space.  Even if you’ve never been to Morocco (neither have I), it adds that colorful pop of texture and pattern that every room needs. I got this very sturdy solid wood dresser off Facebook Marketplace for $25.  I originally wanted […]


Black Painted Dresser with Brilliant Gold Accents

If you were here last week, you’ll remember I found a couple free roadside dressers.  I shared the first one last week – painted blue and embellished with stencils and transfers and lots of gold. For this second one, I wanted to keep it a bit simpler.  And what is simpler than black with gold […]


Gorgeous French Style Dresser Transformation

Can you believe this French Provincial dresser was sitting abandoned on the side of the road?  Neither could I!  It actually had a friend as well, which will be next week’s makeover. It seemed only proper to give this French style dresser a fittingly French transformation.  You can see a video of portions of this […]


Painting Built Ins | Pop of Bright Color and Pattern

If you have a built-in bookshelf or china cabinet in your home that is an eyesore, you can paint built in shelves.  It’s easier than you think, and it will give you so much joy.  Pick a favorite color, and an embellishment (decoupage paper, decor transfer, stencil, etc.) you love.  You can do this! Here […]

Buffets and China Cabinets

How to Use the Sunflower Transfer

While there are probably as many ways to use a sunflower transfer as there are pieces of furniture, today I’m going to share one charming way.  This old dresser was handed down from my grandparents to my mother.  It was in mildly rough shape. I did a lot of veneer repair on the sides using […]