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10 Steps to Antique Cabinets

For years friends and family have admired my distressed sky blue kitchen cabinets. Often times, I would be asked how I painted them…what’s my process? Well, recently I applied the same technique to a client’s apartment kitchen cabinets, and this time I recorded the whole process. Watch here: Please ask any questions you may have in the […]

How To Apply Fabric to Furniture

In my last post I shared with you the transformation of Petite Rocker. I’ve received quite a few compliments on that sweet little rocking chair- along with a lot of questions on how I did it. For those of you who are interested, here is my secret to Petite Rocker’s pretty pattern… -Gina

How To Spray Paint

One evening, last week, I found inspiration for rocking chair #2. I was so excited to get started I rolled out of bed, and forgot to fix my hair!! If you don’t watch this video to learn how to spray paint… watch it to see how bad my hair really is! lol -Gina    

How I Painted a Rocking Chair

After 15 years of being in this house- and discovering that I had a strong wifi signal- I decided to decorate my front porch. I knew I wanted two chairs, but I had no idea of what type of chair- maybe whicker? I also knew that I wanted to redesign the chairs; so I set […]

3 Simple Steps To Kick The Framily Habit

Have you heard of Sprint’s Framily Plan? Getting all your friends and family on one plan, doesn’t that sound great? Well, that doesn’t apply to interior decorating. Some us of tend to “design by committee”, aka the framily, and wonder how we end up with a room that’s less than attractive and less than who […]

Reupholstered? No, it’s…

PAINT–vinyl paint. I digress. I recently had a redesign project that required a dining table and chairs to create a more comfortable and functional family room. I never worry about where items will come from, they always manifest themselves and this project was no different… out of storage appeared wrought iron furniture- a vintage glass […]

Screw Cutting 101

I was working on a bathroom mini remodel and I wanted to change the original old fashioned drawer pulls out for something more interesting and modern.  Yes, I know that these pulls are still available, but unless you are going for a antique look- or something else that I like to call “Old Lady” – […]