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Custom Coffee Table for the homestead!

Custom Coffee Table for the homestead!

Custom opposing arrow X legged farm style coffee table made with Pine, Alder, and Hickory boards in a variety of sizes stained and washed with Dixie Belle chalk paint in sawmill gravy, grey and then rubbed with dark Dixie Belle best dang wax here and there.

How To: Create Beautiful Modern Flo Art

How To: Create Beautiful Modern Flo Art

Hey there friends! Today I want to share with you an easy way to create gorgeous modern art for your home. Modern! you may say – but yes. In our home, HH and I like to mix it up a bit – Farmhouse, Modern, Vintage,…

Farmhouse Style Dining Table Build

Farmhouse Style Dining Table Build

Good Day All!, Handy Hubs here to talk about an awesome custom order we completed this month.  Our good friend’s, the Peete’s commissioned us to build them a 7ft long farmhouse table and matching bench for their family.  We have been wanting to build one…

Pantry Makeover Reveal Part II

Pantry Makeover Reveal Part II

I am so excited to finally show you what our completed pantry looks like!! This reveal has been a long time coming, but trust me – so worth the wait! In my last post about the pantry build here, I shared with you the craziness…

DIY Pantry Labels

DIY Pantry Labels

Now that the interior of the pantry was complete, I could take on the task of organization – not really my forte. Since I had spent SO much time in the evenings scrolling through Pinterest and getting some storage ideas, the next big task was…

DIY Wood Gates

DIY Wood Gates

So around these parts (ha ha ha) and probably in your neck of the woods too, new homes are being built so incredibly fast. They are beautiful with gorgeous wood trim, hardwood flooring, TALL basements, wide staircases… I could go on and on – but…

Inspired Master Bedroom Lighting

Inspired Master Bedroom Lighting

Our Master Bedroom has a centered light fixture fan as most do. For evening lighting, we were using smaller lamps on each nightstand which neither HandyHubs or I were fans of. First, lamps equal lampshades and lots of dust. Second, no matter what type of…

Fun with Eggs

Fun with Eggs

Easter always means a bit of fun with family and egg decorating, thus the title, Fun With Eggs! Our kids are traditionalists – so every year, even though I feel a bit like, do we have to decorate eggs? etc, because my kids are older…

Oak Table Restoration

Oak Table Restoration

When our lovely friends set out to find a table and chair set a few months ago, they wanted something solid, with leaf extensions that allowed seating for their large family. What they found was a beautiful oak double pedestal table and six chairs that were a major steal. The table top had some water damage, and they asked for a dark top. While I had some concern about the existing damage and discoloration, we forged onward crossing our fingers that the finish turned out well.

DIY Story: Our Antique Headboard

DIY Story: Our Antique Headboard

I am just bursting a the seams to share with you all what we did this weekend!!!! I designed a queen size headboard for our bedroom from a very heavy antique door and HandyHubs put it all together for me. Here’s how it all went…