Furniture Paint Colors

Annie Sloan Chalk Paint – the very first kind of furniture paint we started using on our furniture projects from early 2012. We have great respect for this paint line although we are not able to stock it at this time because of territory constraints. Both Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and some of Miss Mustard…read more

Accent Chairs

One of our favorite decorating “go-to’s” is using an accent chair to liven up a space. They work great in guest rooms, in an underutilized corner, or together with a floor lamp as a small reading nook. The best thing is that accent chairs work both indoors and outdoors! Since it is the time of…read more

Free Spring Printable

We made it! It is finally warming up, and we can come out from our winter hiding spots! To celebrate, we have this lovely free Spring printable for you. Only some assembly required {wink} By that, we mean you only have to print them out, trim them to the size you need, and put them…read more

Country Living Fair Rhinebeck NY 2014

This past Sunday we visited the Country Living Magazine Fair in Rhinebeck, New York. We looove flea markets and fairs, so when we heard that Country Living Magazine {one of our very favorite magazines} was having a fair we knew we definitely wanted to go. We even closed down our store for one day so…read more

Decoupage Images onto Painted Furniture

I’ve received a lot of questions about how I finished this particular piece of furniture by decoupaging images onto the drawers. Here are some before and after pictures and a step by step explanation of how I did it. Firstly, I have to say that I was inspired to do it when I saw Annie…read more

How to remove old paint from Furniture Hardware

Do you know how easy it is to remove old paint from furniture hardware? I’m not a big fan of painting over furniture hardware in the first place. Sometimes we get pieces of furniture where the hardware has been painted with latex paint and I don’t think it is very attractive.  The hardware is the…read more

Preparing for our First Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint Workshop

After returning from our MMSMP Retailers Training Classes, we were so excited to present our first ever,  Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint workshop. First things first though. We had to plan and rearrange our studio to make room for a workshop space.  Karla did what she does best and immediately came up with a vision…read more

Vintage Buffet, Painted for a Custom Order

So, as promised, here is the story about the buffet that made the mark for our clients from the city. While the dresser in the previous post, did not cut it for them, we had this beauty in our inventory that we were able to renew to their liking. A gorgeous buffet from around the…read more