Farm Table Redoux – Part Two-How To

 1ST WE NEED TO ANNOUNCE THE WINNER OF LAST WEEKEND'S GIVEAWAY from Knick of Time Interiors ET LE VAINQUEUR EST....... Emanuela from "My Little Inspirations" Congratulations Emanuela!!  Now....On with "Le Farm Table" How To:  I recently redid a Farm...

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Farm Table Redoux – Part One

Thank you so much to everyone who participated in the beautiful giveaway from Angela at   Knick of Time this past weekend.  We will be announcing the winner tomorrow, so stay tuned!!! "soi la promotion" (Self promotion time).....My dresser turned bookshelf was...

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Make cute cardholders Part Deux. Use your frames!

Looking for a great way to display all those sweet Holiday cards you receive?  If you missed part One, you can see it by clicking POUR LE VOIR It is also being featured at the always fun: Strictly Homemade Tuesday We all have a lot of these laying around: There are...

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How to make “In-Boxes for your kids

Do you find yourself at the end of each day with a whole bunch little odds and ends around your home, none of which belong to you?  All of which belong to your kids?  There are many methods for getting kids to pick up after themselves.  I have tried many of...

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Cheap Flower Vase Ideas – Takeout Plastic Containers?

Le Fantastique Plastique!Here in Norcal we are having a very lovely Spring, and my Roses are SOOOO happy.  I know those of you in colder weather will have blooms soon, so here are some ideas to inspire you for when flowers start popping. I have one or two lovely...

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Spring Buckets and Gilded Eggs

Spring Buckets and Gilded Eggs  I admit it, I am not always the best seasonal decorator, unless you can count seasonal paint colors in cans strewn about my kitchen......This year, I vowed to change that.  I had a bunch of pastel colored buckets I had purchased last...

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A friend of mine gave me this old family trunk to work on and have my "way" with it.  He gave me a head start on ideas as the trunk once belonged to his parents, and he wanted to incorporate family photos with it as well.  He is a cosmopolitan kind of guy, so I...

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Mirror, mirror on the wall

I love redouxing mirrors.  Beautiful mirrors that you see in high end furniture or antique stores can cost a fortune.  Little known trade secret is that most inexpensive big box store mirrors can be transformed to look like you spent a fortune and got un vrai...

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