• I love bringing the outdoors in and there’s no better or cheaper way to do this than with twigs.  Yes, i said twigs.  They’re beautiful, free, natural and did I say free?     Using my glue gun, a drop cloth, some beige spray paint {not shown} and some cardboard I cut a circle out… [Continue Reading]

    Starburst Twig Wreath…
  • Creating an attractive backdrop is sometimes key to selling online. Now, I don’t mean smoke and mirrors to deceive anyone but to set up an image in a buyers mind of how that item will look in their house or if it’s clothing, how it will look on them.   I moved my “Etsy/Ebay” room from… [Continue Reading]

    Creating a Backdrop for Selling Online…
  • I love old, ugly chairs that no one else wants. Why, because they’re usually priced dirt-cheap!!! And that’s where I come in. I’m like a junkin’ ninja, waiting, lurking and ready to grab a great deal when I see one. Ok, that was a little over dramatized but you get where I’m going. I’m CHEAP!!!… [Continue Reading]

    Cheap Chairs Make Me Happy When They Are Gray…
  • Mirror, mirror on the wall….Well, to look at this thrift store mirror it sure doesn’t look like the fairest of them all.  But after some paint and distressing I was able to turn it into a masterpiece!       I used what paint I had on hand and this was a can of Ooops… [Continue Reading]

    Mirror, Mirror on the wall…
  • For the past 15 years I have wanted to go to the Liberty Antiques Festival.  Well, this was going to be my year.  My husband and I were up early, we went out to a great breakfast, the weather was perfect and after about 30 minutes we made it to Liberty!  But not the Liberty… [Continue Reading]

    Antiques and The Pursuit of Liberty…