All Posts from ‘vintage furniture’

laying Fusion Mineral Paint while stencilling
Over the holidays the lovely Goedele from Dala Muses sent me some of her Scandinavian inspired stencils and I was immediately in love ❤️ I am always drawn to anything Scandinavian inspired (maybe since my dad was born in Sweden) and I’m a sucker for anything with a bird so these couldn’t have been any...

vintage copper hardware
Have you ever refinished a piece of furniture? If you have followed along my painting journey, you will know that I LOVE taking something that is deemed as trash and bringing it back to life.  Sometimes that means upcycling a piece and sometimes it means restoring a piece. Restore vs Upcycle Restoring means to...

Let's Celebrate Spring
Even though Spring officially started a few weeks ago, it has not exactly felt like Spring… at least here. With Spring comes green grass and beautiful blooms.  The world kind of explodes with colour after months of whites and greys.  This transformation reminded me of the amazing transformations we see on hand painted furniture....

Solid Wood Vintage side table before being recreated and painted
I am always torn between colour and neutrals.  A beautiful pop of colour can do so much for you decor (and psyche!) but ultimately I am drawn to neutrals.  The soothing, calming and relaxing effects of white, beige and blue always warm my heart. Neutrals always remind me of the shades and colours found...