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Thursday, December 20, 2018
When you decide to do things yourself, you open up a sparkling rainbow of possibilities. You get to choose your own path to your pot of gold. Want to stain first? DO IT! Want to sand last? No problem...

DIY No Sew Table Runner

A few years ago if you asked me what a table runner was, I would tell you. I mean...really people? Give me some credit! BUT! If you asked me why people have table runners, I would probably tell you that...
A few days before my daughter was born I picked up supplies to try my hand at making steel wool and vinegar stain. After testing it out on a coffee table project that never saw the light of day,...
As most things of this nature go, it all started with a crayon. A yellow crayon. This crayon happens to be the EXACT color of a counter stool we bought from Pier 1 Imports for our little computer "nook". The nook is a tucked right next...
It's been about a year since I've built anything so I guess the time has finally come to break out the old Kreg Jig. I've been looking forward to building another bed frame for a while now. You would...
I've been planning to re-finish our old Ikea chest for two years, but never found the time or drive to do so. Earlier this month I stepped on one of my daughters toys, setting off a chain reaction of...

DIY Console Table

In this step-by-step guide I'll show you how I created a DIY Console Table from scratch! Chickity-chec-a-check-it-out! I started out by ripping 4x4 douglas fir to 2x2's with my table saw. You can purchase 2x2's if you don't have access...
Chalk Paint is expensive! But if you're willing to get your hands dirty you won't have to break the bank. Check out this step-by-step guide to whip up some DIY Chalk Paint (for cheap, yo)! DIY Chalk Paint Supplies Needed: • Empty...