I joined a group of some like-minded bloggers who are taking part in a monthly DIY challenge. This month’s challenge was to find an item in a local thrift store/charity shop and give it a makeover. As you know I love upcycling (and visiting thrift stores) so this month’s challenge was right up my street!
I found this little table abandoned in the local amenity site. It looked like someone had attempted to upcycle it but gave up in the end. It looked so pretty and I thought it would look perfect in our spare bedroom. It just needed a little makeover. I cleaned the table thoroughly using some sugar… Read More
You may remember last year I did a post – Readers’ Choice Top 14 most popular posts for 2015 . I decided to keep up with the tradition and do the same this year! This year I am sharing with you my TOP 15 most popular posts of the year! I have done quite a few posts this year,… Read More
* Saltwash™ used creating this Coastal Inspirations project was received free of charge from Saltwash™, however all ideas, opinions and experiences are 100% my own. Full policy can be read here. It is JUNE!!! Well, by the time I finish and submit my post probably end of June, but it is still June nonetheless. This month’s Fab Furniture Flippin’… Read More
*Some of the items used creating this project was received free of charge from Country Chic Paints, however all ideas, opinions and experiences are 100% my own. Full policy can be read here. Hi everyone and welcome to this month’s Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest! I am so excited to show you this transformation using some fabulous products I have… Read More
I found a cute vintage style sewing box/seat in the local amenity site as I really thought I could make it lovely again. I had it in my shed for a while now and I wasn’t sure what kind of fabric to use.. When I received a bundle of these funky fabrics from Prestigious Textiles I knew… Read More
Hello and welcome to the MARCH Fab Furniture Flippin Contest. I missed out on the February contest, so I was very keen to take part this month. The theme for the March is – Mix and Match! Great briefing if you ask me.. my brain was going at a speed of light with various ideas as… Read More
Hi everyone.. Today I will be sharing a very special post with you, which I have done in collaboration with The Stencil Warehouse. This will not only be a post about a fabulous makeover, but also your chance to enter the GIVEAWAY and win yourself not one but TWO beautiful A3 size stencils provided by… Read More
Hi everyone… I love using stencils as I think it is such a fun way to update your furniture. You may remember the little table makeover I did last year. Soooo… when I read about raised stencils I actually was so intrigued I could not wait to try it out myself. I love the idea… Read More
Hello everyone.. New Year is here and so is the January FFFC contest with a brand new and exciting theme!! This month’s theme is – “A FRESH START” and this month’s sponsor is General Finishes. This month’s contest is hosted by Stacy from Anastasia Vintage and Evey from Evey’s Creations, don’t forget to visit the hosts… Read More
Hi everyone as you know I am taking part in The Fab Furniture Flippin Contest each month (when I can make it as it is getting soooo popular). Each month we get a theme and it is sponsored by one of our fab sponsors. Well not in December…. December is a little different…. The December’s… Read More
Hi my lovelies, I am so happy to be back this month with my take on this month’s theme (“Take a Seat”) for the “The Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest” November with a new challenge. This month, the theme is – “TAKE A SEAT” and the fantastic hosts are these two lovely ladies – Stacy from… Read More
September is here and so is “The Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest”. This is by far the most challenging project I have ever done and I am very proud of the result.. It may not be 100% perfect but the time, effort and dedication that went into this project was second to none.. This month’s theme is –… Read More
Hi my lovelies! You are already familiar with The Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest from my previous posts, so you know how super exciting it is! I am part of the Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest group and lucky enough to be in the mix with some super talented people who take part in this contest every… Read More
Hi everyone, I am joining “The Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest” in July with my piece I called Bright and Beautiful! This month’s theme is “Come On, Let Your Colors Burst!” This month the contest is hosted by Stacy from Anastacia Vintage and Lynn from Fern Avenue. Not only you get to showcase your piece, and get opportunity to be… Read More
There are so many headboards available you will be spoilt for choice. At the moment we are saving for a house, so I didn’t really want to splash out on something that we will most likely change once we move out. So I decided to upcycle an old headboard I came across a few months ago.