How to Easily Paint Wicker

Do you have wicker pieces that you’d love to update? Did you know you could paint wicker? After our Christmas Home Tour I had lots of questions about how I painted my wicker chair so I thought I would share how easy it is. I had this rocker but hated the orange wicker colour. I […]

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Painted Adirondack Chairs

  Another fun cottage project. We (and by we I mean Mr. FPM) painted my Adirondack chairs. Well, actually, he painted one, because I didn’t bring enough paint. You know, the girl who owns a paint shop didn’t bring enough paint to do her projects, to be fair, I brought A LOT of paint here, […]

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Paint Changes Everything – Updating our House

Veering off a little from furniture painting and sharing a little bit of what we have been up to in our DIY world at home. We never have time to work on the house now. This serial DIY’er has been itching to get work done around here. We have been slowly turning our big ole’ […]

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Painting Leather with Fat Paint

Only crazy people do crazy things a week before Christmas right? Painting leather? Sure. Why not!   We decided to paint our kitchen you can read about that here and while we were at it, I decided to paint the leather bench we had in the kitchen too. Right before Christmas. Crazy right? (no, I […]

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Updating a Ho Hum Buffet With Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint

Another little before and after to share with you today! I wanted to call this post “Of love found and lost” but that sounded a bit dramatic I think! I found this lovely buffet a few months ago and was giddy with happiness! I’ve always longed for one!  I planned to keep it, knew right […]

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How NOT to start a blog

Eek!! My first blog post I probably should not have started with eek! But that’s kinda how I feel And I’m a complete newbie so I hope I get a free pass Did you know… There is a VAST difference between being a READER of blogs and being a BLOGGER? I’ve been addicted to  following […]

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