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Free French Table Goes Gold Glam!!  In my own weird world, there would be a newspaper headline floating above my head every time I finished a project I was particularly pleased with.  My Free French Table would be front page news in the Daily Redoux Examiner (Maybe it should be called the Daily Redoux get […]

Hamper in Distress! Distressed finish that is.  I was intrigued by this little faux looking cabinet I found several weeks ago at my local Goodwill.  I knew right away what it need.  One coat of CeCe Caldwell’s Smokey Mountain Blue and some new knobs. Update!  I only use Debi’s Design Diary DIY Paint since publishing this post. […]

Shutter Up, Shutters in a Distressed State Do you love the look of old Chippy Things?  Do you have some old Shutters like these laying around, or do you see them at Garage Sales and Thrift Stores and wonder what you could do with Old Shutters? Paint them!  This project was so easy with DIY […]

Wet Distress Paint Build – Build a Scrap Caddie I love building useful things from a bunch of junk. I have made many of these flower box/caddies from all kinds of scrap wood.   In this Caddie, I made it with old pieces of Moulding and left over reclaimed wood. It’s a two for today! […]