Outdated wood valence makeover

Outdated wood valence makeover: demo that old cabinet valence and replace it with a new farmhouse inspired wall-mounted light fixture.

Outdated wood valence makeover: demo that old cabinet valence and replace it with a new farmhouse inspired wall-mounted light fixture. Continue reading “Outdated wood valence makeover”

Goodwill Chair Makeover DIY

DIY tutorial how to transform a $12 Goodwill Chair using chalk paint and colored wax by Thrifty Divas DIY

Today I want to share with you, my easy Goodwill chair makeover. I had been searching for a chair for my office for the last three years and was determined to spend less than $20 on one. My search finally ended last month when I found this beauty at my local store for only $12!!!! I wish I had taken a photo of my husband’s facial expression when I brought it home. He was horrified and thought it looked dated. Yes, the Oak color and black rubber legs left something to be desired. However, I knew this could be beautiful with a little paint.DIY tutorial how to transform a $12 Goodwill Chair using chalk paint and colored wax by Thrifty Divas DIY Continue reading “Goodwill Chair Makeover DIY”

DIY Dinning Room Buffet

Check out how I transformed old windows and pallets into a shabby chic dining room buffet!

Hey everyone,

Over the course of the holiday season, I got myself into a bit of a predicament when I extended an offer to my family to come for Thanksgiving. The problem in trying to host a big old fashioned Chevy Chase family holiday is that my dining room table is housing all of our fine china that we received from our wedding! I’ve been scared to move any of it since I currently don’t have a safe place to store it. With practically no money in the budget to buy a buffet, china cabinet, or sideboard, I convinced the hubby to help me build one. Here’s how to DIY your own dinning room buffet.  Continue reading “DIY Dinning Room Buffet”