Lace Dresser Update

Hello and happy Sunday! You may remember but I did a post on the blog a long time ago where I did an update to my mom’s old dresser with paint and lace.

It has proven to be a very popular post even today! Well I decided to update that dresser again!

I changed the paint and the way the lace was placed this time. I also added new pulls. Check out the before and after and if you want to see the original, search for the lace dresser post to see where it all started!

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What do you think?

Live it. Love it. Style it.

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Table Makeover

I have a table and chair set that my parents gave me when I moved into my own place. This table and chair set is almost thirty years old! So you can imagine it needed a little makeover.

I not only wanted to update the table but I needed it to match my style and color scheme a little better.

This makeover was a total of $10!

What I used:

  1. spray paint (black and white)
  2. fabric
  3. staple gun

I did this over the span of the weekend but this project could be completed in a day or less.

Before:

After:

How I style it:

What do you think?

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DIY: Table Refresh

For this project all I used was paint and painter’s tape. Now for a little extra I used a sealant so the table wouldn’t get scratched up when it is in use.

Before:

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After:

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Total cost: $4

Live it. Love it. Style it.

DIY: Side Table

I got a side table at Goodwill for $9.99! Enough said right?

 

Before:

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After:

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How it works in my space:

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DIY: Harvest Wreath

This is my favorite time of year which means I HAVE to decorate! I have been seeing these gorgeous fall wreaths in the stores but they are soooo expensive it is ridiculous! So of course inspiration struck… DIY.

What you need:

  • a base wreath
  • harvest garland (I used three 4ft strands)
  • other little touches like flowers or festive add-ons (I used little berry looking things)

I bought everything at Dollar Tree and I spent $5!

What I did:

  1. I took the garland and wound it around my base wreath pulling an shaping as I went along. I did this with all three strands until I had the desired fullness that I was looking for.
  2. I secured the garland to the base wreath by tying it to the wreath. No hot glue or any adhesive is needed for this project.
  3. I pulled the berry looking things off their stems and attached them to the stems on the garland around the wreath and again adjusted and shaped until it looked how I wanted.

Final product:

Weekend Project: Tray Decor

I found these trays they came three to the pack and they were on sale. It came out to less than $2 a tray. The only thing is they had Bs on them and I wanted to change that so here is what I ended up with…

What you need:

  • paint (I used both craft paint and spray paint)
  • Masking tape or Painter’s tape
  • Lace

What I did:

  1. I spray painted the trays white first
  2. I decided what designs I wanted
  3. I taped out the design and painted the design out
  4. For the lace design I just laid out the lace and spray painted on top of that like a stencil

And there you have it!