Workshop Series – Blog Photography Part 2 – lighting

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  Welcome to the Workshop Series, brought to you by   Funky Junk Interiors and Mustard Seed Creations!   This week, Miss Mustard Seed is having a guest post on organizing! Perfect topic for this time of year.   This week on Funky Junk, we’re continuing with Part 2 of   ~ Blog Photography 101 ~ Great shots […]

Vintage hanger crop cloth curtains

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I don’t sew. Or should I say, I haven’t sewn since my sewing machine took an upside down tumble six months ago and continues to sit in that very position under a pile of junk in the basement. I liked it upside down just fine until the fabric topic for So You Think came up. After […]

SNS #23 brings you – rustic laundry & something new!

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Intro Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #23! If you’re new here, kick off your shoes and join in! The theme is always a  DIY themed anything goes, so feel free to post your project that you’re proud of so we can clap along with you! Party starts at Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm, so […]

Creating projects, or mistakes?

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Do you wonder how some DIYers seem to pull off seemingly endless effortless projects one after the other, from  material scraps or a pile of craft nothings? Me too. For I am not a builder. And I am not a crafter or sewer. I am a buy-a-piece-of-junk-and-arrange-it kinda girl first and foremost. There’s great worth to what […]

Workshop Series – Great blog photos from a point and shoot Part 1

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Welcome to the Workshop Series, brought to you by Funky Junk Interiors and Mustard Seed Creations! This week, Miss Mustard Seed is going to be talking about furniture stripping. I’m such a cheater and always tend to use shortcuts so I look forward to hearing how a pro handles the task. This week on Funky Junk, […]

Dreaming in White for ‘So You Think’

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I remember this day vividly. I had just signed up to be a part of  a town wide Christmas tour featuring all the local artisans. Being a rusty metal junkin’ wood fanatic type, I really wanted to try my hand at something white for the showing, to prove I could decorate girly too. 🙂 If blogland was […]

SNS #22 brings you – your highlights!

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Intro Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #22! If you’re new here, kick off your shoes and join in! The theme is always a  DIY themed anything goes, so feel free to post your project, past or present that you’re proud of so we can clap along with you! Party starts at Fri night and ends […]

Improving your blog – great photo resizing tip

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Do you wish at times you could size a photo between L and XL? I have great news for you. There is indeed a way. 🙂 A sweet blog friend Melissa, from Wishes, Dreams, Love, emailed me, alerting me to an amazing photo resizing tip found over at Clover Lane. I’ve since been using the tip […]

Funny Posts – Part 2

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Do you like funny posts? There’s one in every crowd, isn’t there? 🙂 Take it away, funny gals! Saying goodbye to grain sacks, by The Polished Pebble. The Painted Ottoman by Bobbypins Boardwalk Part 1 Part 2 Ready? Part 3 🙂 It’s Not You, It’s Me – A Dear John Letter to Winter Tales from the […]

Workshop Series – how to board and batten (+ link party)

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Welcome to the Workshop Series brought to you by   Funky Junk Interiors and Mustard Seed Creations! With a guest appearance by Karla of It’s the Little Things! Today Miss Mustard Seed is going to start her new series on furniture painting, with the first installment on how to select the right piece before you […]