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Monthly Archives: October 2014

Homegrown DIY: Vintage Ribbon Lampshade Repair Tutorial

As I’ve begun finding my own decorating preferences, I’ve realized I’ve got a “thang” forView full post »

Homegrown DIY: The Pursuit and Redo of Elusive End Tables

In my quest to decorate on a dime, I spotted matching end tables on Craigslist.  I felt they were overpriced for theView full post »

Homegrown DIY: Painting a Family Hand-Me-Down Blue!

Soon after we married, Walt’s family gave us an oak pedestal table.  It was perfectly sized for our little familyView full post »

Homegrown DIY: Painting Adventures with Thrift Store Tables

My father in law visited us recently, and after he returned home, he asked about the fate of these tables.  I had soView full post »

Homegrown DIY: The Spray Painting Tales of the Yard Sale Lamp and Chair

Here’s my history with decorating – almost zero, zip, zilch.   I lived in my last house 10 years, and didnView full post »