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How to Use Stain over Paint Trashy Tuesday It’s Trashy Tuesday!  And it’s a two-for.  Not only do you get to see what I found for free, but you see the makeover!  Oops, I did it again….I went Dumpster Diving and curbside shopping.  I have a FIRM belief that if you need something, a piece of […]

Dumpster Makeover Ficus Tree Trashy Tuesday You might be asking yourself right now.   Ficus Tree?  Really?  Like those big fake things in a basket that every model home and new apartment, and maybe even (you) had in a corner of your front room?  Yep, that very same Faux Ficus Tree that probably still graces […]

How to Create a Whitewashed look Plus the Toughest Finish How to create that Whitewashed Denim look.  Plus!  Get the toughest finish for your painted furniture, 100% Naturally of course, using CeCe Caldwell’s Products.  (Some of these products may no longer be available from CeCe Caldwells) Here is a product list of what I recommend […]

How to Paint a Denim Look and CeCe Paint Giveaway! Update!  I only use Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paint since publishing this post.  DIY Paint is 100% Natural, Clay Based, which makes it different from every other chalk paint product.  It is perfectly smooth, the colors are beautiful and cover well, even their whites.   It paints […]

Amazing things you can find in a Dumpster…. In honor of Earth Day, I thought I would share with you my favorite Dumpster Finds! Over the years, I have perfected (ahem, whatever) the art of Dumpster Diving for furniture that can be “redone”.   Everyone’s definition of what is salvageable is different.  Mine, for the […]

How to Paint Fabric or Vinyl using CeCe Caldwell’s Paints.  Update!  Since publishing this post I only use Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paint.  The paint is 100% Natural Clay Based, there is NOTHING else like it on the market.  It is like painting with liquid velvet.  Made int the USA, it is the most fun […]

Redoux Top 12 posts for 2015. Happy New Year!  I love looking back at the year about to pass to see what projects I shared that resonated the most with all of you.  Sometimes I can guess before I look, sometimes I am very surprised.  Either way, I am thrilled you stopped by here to […]

All I want for Christmas is a new TV Cabinet Well, not ALL I want.  And really, I didn’t want a new TV Cabinet.  I wanted one I could makeover.  Preferably, FREE. I got my wish!  A sweet friend cleaned out their garage a few weeks back and passed this perfectly lovely, but old cabinet […]

Sewing Table Turned Side Table Happy Monday!  If you missed the guest post I did for Kelly @EclecticallyVintage, then you will want to check that out! Today I am showing the details of how to update an old Sewing table with wood planks I found, guess where……next to a dumpster! The sewing table was purchased […]

Trashy Tuesday Repurposed Drawers  in Somerset Home Hey Redouxers!  I have THREE projects that were featured in the Fall issue of Somerset Home Magazine!  And guess what!? I forgot they were going to use them….. So ME!  I received a “complimentary” copy in the mail a few weeks ago, and it just so happened I […]

Vintage Industrial Dumpster Desk It’s been a while since I have shared a good Dumpster Dive Makeover, and I am over do.  So much, that I thought you needed to see me as well 😉 It’s themed furniture day!  Each month I team up with a group of DIY Blogger friends and we share our […]

Nightstand Turned Planter Using Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paints  Update!  I only use Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paint since publishing this post.  DIY Paint is 100% Natural, Clay Based, which makes it different from every other chalk paint product.  It is perfectly smooth, the colors are beautiful and cover well, even their whites.   It […]