First Giveaway!!

Hi everyone! I’m super excited about today’s post!! So a few weeks ago I decided to try painting with watercolors, I don’t consider myself very artsy but I read that watercolors were super forgiving which is exactly what I need when it comes to paint. I kind of surprised myself at how much I loved […]

Outdoor Bench Makeover

Can you believe that we found this on the side of the road for free?? The wood was definitely warped and needed to be replaced but the cast iron frame was in perfect condition! To start, we dismantled the bench making sure to save all of the nuts and bolts for the new wood pieces. […]

How to reupholster a chair

I’ve always wanted to learn how to do upholstery so when I saw that an evening leisure course was being offered at our local university called “Upholstery Made Easy” I just had to sign up! The course was for three hours every Monday night for six weeks and required you to bring a small piece […]

DIY Pillow Covers

So like most people that love to decorate, I’m obsessed with pillows! But I could never understand why they are so expensive! For instance, I’ve been looking at buying some dalmatian print pillows like the ones seen here at  willaskyehome.com. But I can’t justify spending $50 on just two pillows! Especially since I was looking […]

Vintage Desk Makeover

After a few weeks of searching for the perfect desk, I finally scored this solid wood beauty off kijiji.ca last Friday. The top was in need of some TLC, but I was going to paint it anyway, so I got it for a decent price. I just loved the curve of the drawers and the dainty feet! […]