Dining room · DIY · Home Depot · Kitchen · Painting

Drop the Cloth and Back Away…

Ta Da!  Check out the new drapes.  “What’s so special about these drapes?” you ask.  Well, I’ll tell you.  If you venture on Pinterest at all, you will have seen countless examples of paint drop cloths transformed into art.  I tried to do that. The Pinterest inspiration for me was the pink fork and knife… Continue reading Drop the Cloth and Back Away…

DIY · Home Depot · Painting

Et de Deux – Light Fixture Change-Up

There it is – The second of the two traditional ceiling light fixtures transformed! Jogging your memory for you: Lovely if you like traditional.  Not so much if you don’t. One day, perusing through Pinterest as I tend to do far, far too often, I came across a blogger who made her rental unit more… Continue reading Et de Deux – Light Fixture Change-Up

before and after · DIY · Home Depot

Mid Century-Eclectic-Industrial. Is that a category?

  Well, if it isn’t, it should be. Look up, waaay up, and you’ll see my industrial addition. It started out like this:  Very traditional.  Nice, but not my style.  Came with the house.  Still confused about that since the previous owners didn’t really have any other finishes in the traditional style.  Interesting. Hemmed and… Continue reading Mid Century-Eclectic-Industrial. Is that a category?