DIY/Thrifty Decorating, Furniture Makeovers

6 Ways to Get Smells Out Of Furniture

If you’re into thrifty decorating, you probably know that secondhand/vintage furniture is a budget friendly way to add great style to your house.  For me, this is a no brainer.  I’m pretty cheap (or frugal if you’re being nice about it).   And, I happen to love old furniture.  But what happens if you find… Read More 6 Ways to Get Smells Out Of Furniture

DIY/Thrifty Decorating, Furniture Makeovers

Plant Shelf Makeover using Citristrip

I found an amazing plant shelf on Craigslist last year and it’s the perfect addition to our small back patio.  However, take a lesson from me.  If it’s going outdoors in the blazing sun and the elements, do not paint it with interior paint –  no matter how many coats of polyurethane you add –  It will… Read More Plant Shelf Makeover using Citristrip

Furniture Makeovers

Antique Chiffarobe Makeover with Old Barn Milk Paint

Recently, I came across an antique chiffarobe online and I knew it had amazing potential.   It was quite a steal, but also needed a lot of work. However, it had good bones, the original hardware, and even the key!  When my husband brought it home, I fell in love instantly.  Old furniture just screams… Read More Antique Chiffarobe Makeover with Old Barn Milk Paint