An old sign toolbox side table to store all those remotes

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It’s been said I don’t ‘do colour’ in my house. And I’d have to agree. Between my monotone’d salvage farmhouse styled bathroom and rustic bedroom, there’s virtually no colour. Well, adding colour is pretty easy AND painless with just a little paint! And I’m happy to say, making this old sign toolbox side table to store […]

PJ 237 – upcycled office storage ideas

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  Welcome to Party Junk 237 – Upcycled Office Ideas Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific   Happy weekend once again, friends! It’s so good to be home after my amazing trip to the Snap conference in Salt Lake City! Surprisingly, I came home to shorts weather. It’s been nice to sit out […]

PJ 233 – an upcycled link party

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   Welcome to Party Junk 232 – an upcycled link party Every Friday, 7PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Hello everyone! And yet another happy upcoming weekend to you! It’s been a busy week at the ‘ol dayjob, plus I did some public speaking, as well as attempting to book a little weekend getaway for […]

A funky tool box side table with hidden junk storage

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This funky little side table has a secret. Actually, two! #1. It’s a toolbox on wheels.  #2. Wait till you see what it can store… You saw it here first…  official remote storage! YAHTZEE! (bustin! this is what we say in Your Funky Junk to something pretty spectacular) When I went on my little weekend trip […]

Party Junk 199 – cool side tables

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Welcome to Party Junk 199 – cool side tables! Home Decor / Gardening Crafts / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog Tips *Theme of the Week Every Friday, 7pm thru Sunday, 11pm Pacific Ready to get back into themes again for the weekend parties? Me too! Let’s visit cool side tables today.  The Traveler […]

A yardstick pallet wood night stand

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How to build a bedroom nightstand from reclaimed wood. This little pallet wood night stand transpired by accident. Sort of. The Summer Tour of Homes was FAST approaching, and you know how you have a little done in every room but no room is really complete? I challenged myself to replace a too small file […]

The ‘change my mind’ bistro table (with pallet sofa)

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I had a rough Friday. My last firetruck of the day didn’t go quite as planned (a post on my line of work is HERE) , so after filling up an entire garbage can of destroyed striping, I was ready for an easy weekend. You’d think 20 years in the business would have me a […]

Make a vintage BINGO card styled stencilled tray

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       A new imposter resides in my house, thanks to Something I’ve collected for awhile are antique board games. So when this week’s assignment for SYTYCD was to be catalogue inspired, I knew right then that Pottery Barn’s bingo sign would fit in well with my existing decorating theme. But to create wall decor? Something else? I didn’t quite know […]

New way to stack/decorate a side table (furniture line intro)

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In preparation for my Christmas Show, I wanted to illustrate different types of finishes to furniture pieces viewed in room settings. I was over the moon delighted to land these two identical adorable round side tables which were the perfect before and after pieces! Here is one of the tables, with the legs and top finished […]

Crazy headboard anyone?

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You have every right to question the above photo. What on earth is that?!? That my friends, is a part of my new headboard I created for the master bedroom. Once upon a time, the bedroom was pretty bare bones. New floors and paint, check! But the real fun started when I was tired of […]