Category: Thrift

A new garage light

We spent a weekend afternoon updating our garage light fixture! Click to read about our quick project.

A simple autumn wreath

I needed an easy way to bring a little autumn atmosphere to the homestead. Time for a craft project! I’ve created two simple fall wreaths for our double front doors. Keep reading to see how I completed the project.

A tale of two butterflies

This is a quick post about my new office update, and this one’s all about butterflies! I’ve just finished some more artwork for my gallery wall. Come see what’s done.

When you wish upon a Star(burst frame)…

This is a simple starburst frame update I completed this week. Read on to see my step-by-step process and my sunburst/starburst travel inspiration from all over the world!

My dresser all dressed up

Another furniture update! I’ve had this great vintage dresser for about a decade. I used it in my bedroom in college in Moscow, Idaho and in Pullman, Washington where Jeff and I lived during grad school. It was always… Read More

A New Table for the Nook

I have found another great table at a thrift store!

Photo ledges are up!

I’m back! Jeff and I have been gone for the month of July, travelling here and there, Russia to Norway to San Francisco. It was a lovely and hectic summer month. Once the pictures are sorted, I’ll post… Read More

A new chalkboard in the Entryway

This is my entryway as it looks right now. I’ve spent months refinishing all the surfaces in the entry, such as redoing the interior doors and building a wall of paneling. And of course, the lovely chair sitting… Read More

A Simple Side Chair

Here’s the latest project- a delightful side chair from the Salvation Army. I was browsing one day and lucked upon this beauty; more importantly, the price was 8 dollars! Can’t beat that deal for a solid wood chair… Read More

The Nightstand quick fix

While I was visiting Idaho I took on a few pieces of furniture that needed some love. First up were these two nightstands. These were a simple and fun update. Keep reading to see how I perked them… Read More