Ideas for the House

Collection by Jan Renwick

You will LOVE this site!!! It's called Primitive Souls and has lots of neat ideas on how to build your own stuff that looks old and antiquey!


Old Quilts - Painted Sign Old Wall Cabinet Make Over and Hand Painted Tavern Sign Painted "Quilt Square" Magazine Table C...

This blogger shows how she uses a Dremel tool to carve designs into wood projects she is redoing, restaining, repainting. Love this! -&nbsplucydesignsonline Resources and Information.

A little nightstand makeover I came across this wooden piece and thought I could work some makeover magic. I removed the dividers and primed. I had the idea to use the Dremel to carve a design on the nightstand. I've used the Dremel before to carve swirls in this mirror as well as other carved design mirrors. I also used it on this cute Cheetah Bench to carve the leopard spots. Most recently, I used it to carve spirals on the wings of this dragonfly. You can see how versatile it can be plus…

Christmas Inspiration ● 8 Techniques for Gift Wrapping with Kraft

8 Techniques for Gift Wrapping with Kraft

Christmas Inspiration ● 8 Techniques for Gift Wrapping with Kraft

What about if we leave the doors and draws natural and paint the base of the wall unit

Vintage Bottle Decoupage Tutorial - CraftsXtreme

Hello there. This video tutorial shows you how to decoupage on your glass bottles. It also shows you how to blend pictures with backgrounds using only sponges and acrylics. Hope you like it.

Using pants hangers to hang art

Look! Using Pant Hangers for Displaying Images

Surely you have some of these old-school wooden pant hangers kicking around your closet or you can snag some for cheap at a garage sale. They’ve fallen out of favor for hanging pants, but have been re-envisioned for hanging art.Poppytalk spotted these in the summer issue of O at Home magazine and while these vintage photos look beautiful, we think more modern prints would work just as well. You could also paint the wood to match your decor.

using cardboard for hammering in fabric tacks- allows you to do a bunch at once & make sure they're spaced correctly & don't bend. Smart!

Applying Decorative Upholstery Tacks and Nailhead Trim

Decorative upholstery tacks are easy and fun to apply! Follow these tips and tricks for applying upholstery tacks quickly and in a STRAIGHT LINE!

Διακόσμηση Γάμου: Γάμος με Ελληνικό άρωμα

Οργανώστε το γάμο σας και βρείτε ιδέες και συμβουλές για το νυφικό, τη διακόσμηση, τα προσκλητήρια και τις μπομπονιέρες του γάμου σας.