When I think of markets, usually Christmas comes to mind, as that used to be the only season you could shop local artisan markets. This is not the case any more! You can now find wonderful spring markets, which is perfect timing as we all have events throughout the spring and summer. I will be
Do you have a small piece of decor like a mirror or picture that seems outdated? There is a simple solution for changing up your decor or colours in your space, paint! Instead of painting the entire room, maybe updating a few small pieces will make a change, and it can be done on a
Cane. Anyone else loving the cane they are seeing in future? As soon as I saw these 1970’s chairs I knew I had to upcycle them. You know my favorite colour! Black. Rust-Oleum has a Flat Black paint, that gave these chairs a modern look. Let’s take a look at how I upcycled these chairs.
Do you know a simple way to update an old piece of furniture or decor? PAINT! It’s quick, easy and can create a HUGE transformation. The project I recently worked on with Rust-Oleum required I design a breakfast nook and living area using thirty percent upcycled pieces. Some of the furniture I upcycled was supplied
I love date nights. It’s a great time to connect but even more exciting is dressing up for date night. Mark and I always put in the extra effort whether we are going for a glass of wine or a 5 course dinner. Dressing up together makes the night special. When we are getting ready
This Valentine’s day I was brainstorming DIY’s I could show you or a romantic table setting or printable cards. All good ideas, but I kept wanting to write about love. I’m sure this year you think the blog is all over the place, not following my regular formula of DIY’s and frugal fashion. I had
The Salvation Army Thrift Store is good for more than affordable clothing! Have you ever considered thrifting decor for your home? I’ve written about the items you can thrift for your home before, but I thought I would touch on the on trend decor pieces you can find at the Salvation Army Thrift Store. I