Another Shabby To Chic Vintage Lamp Makeover

Before and After Vintage Lamp Makeover

A retro lamp gets a new look with some paint and a fabric covered lampshade perfect for a vintage style room. See this shabby to chic transformation…

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Grandma’s Antique China Lamp Gets A French Country Makeover

Before and After French Country Lamp Makeover

A before and after story. A vintage china lamp from gets a charming French Country makeover with some paint, fabric and creativity.

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Decorating For Christmas In The Kitchen

Decorating For Christmas In The Kitchen

My vintage inspired kitchen dressed up for Christmas. Decorating for Christmas in the kitchen with vintage kitsch decor and thrifty finds can give your own kitchen a nostalgic touch during the holidays.

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A Generic Trash Can Gets A Cute Cottage Style Makeover

Stainless Steel Trash Can

See how a generic stainless steel trash can gets a cute cottage style makeover with a coat of paint and a touch of vintage imagery, perfect for a Shabby Chic inspired bathroom.

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Before and After: A Pair Of Vintage Canisters Get A Makeover

Before and After Thrift Store Canister Makeover

Check out how this pair of vintage canisters get a new look with some paint and creativity.

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Before and After: Upcycled Antique Vanity Nightstands

Antique Vanity Makeover

A broken piece of furniture becomes a beautiful pair of upcycled antique vanity nightstands that add Shabby Chic Cottage charm to a master bedroom.

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Master Bedroom Makeover Update: A Vintage Cottage Style Patchwork Coverlet

Shabby Cottage Chic Coverlet

Created from a collection of vintage fabrics a vintage cottage style patchwork coverlet gives a bed a new, romantic shabby chic look.

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A Cozy Country Cottage Kitchen Tablescape & Treasures Magazine

Diningroom Redo 128

Hi All, Today I have some exciting news from my little corner of NC. A few months ago I was approached by a writer doing a piece for Treasures Magazine. She found my blog online and wanted to feature my … Read The Full Post

Organize In Style With Creatively Upcycled Coat Racks and Towel Racks

Blue Seahorse Upcycked Towel rack

Howdy Fellow Blog Land Friends! After weeks of cold weather, snow and ice and being cooped up inside I am giddy over having a couple of nice sunny days in the 60’s. Yesterday the mercury climbed up to 68! Whoohoo! … Read The Full Post

Snow Days and Old Fashioned Homemade Hot Cocoa

Vintage Betty Crocker's Good and Easy Cook Book

Hi All, How’s the weather in your neck of the woods? I have been cooped up in the house since Monday afternoon due to the icy roads Winter Storm Leon left behind. Here on the coast we are not equipped … Read The Full Post

Decorating With Plates…A Budget Friendly Way To Spruce Up A Room

country red tablescape

Clever Ways To Decorate With Plates Hi All, Decorating with plates has been a favorite practice of homemakers for a long time. For those of us who have formal dining rooms, we love to dress up our holiday table with pretty plates and … Read The Full Post

Creative Ways To Display A Vintage Apron Collection

vintage apron curtains

Hi Everyone, Are you having crazy weather in your neck of the woods? Last week we were freezing in the 20’s and 30’s and today it has been in the 70’s with the threat of thunderstorms tonight. My husband is currently in … Read The Full Post

Decorating For A Vintage Style Christmas

Jingle, Jingle Jingle! Is that the sound of sleigh bells I hear? This past week has just flown by!  It seems as though that as soon as the last bite of Thanksgiving turkey was gobbled up, I found myself up to my eyeballs in tinsel, … Read The Full Post

Upcycled Chic ~ Decorating With Vintage Windows

Happy Friday Everyone! Things have been a little crazy around here this week. I have been gearing up for the holidays, creating new items, snapping photos and getting ready to upload them to my website and Etsy shop. Summer is barely … Read The Full Post

A Shabby to Chic Master Bathroom Makeover Reveal

shabby chic bathroom

Hi All, The past few days it has felt like fall here in eastern North Carolina. I have had the pleasure of having the windows open because the temps have been in the upper 70’s to low 80’s, dipping into … Read The Full Post

Dressing Up An Antique Hospital Bed

Hi All, Today I am posting from the amazing city of Atlanta, Georgia. My husband is here working a trade show and I tagged along for a couple of days. It has been fun but after four days I am … Read The Full Post

My Christmas Mantel and An Early Gift

Bethany Lowe Snowman Decoration

Hi All, So. Have you ever felt like you were juggling so much that you half expected the people with the “Funny White Coats” would be stopping by any minute to take you on a little trip to the funny … Read The Full Post

Flea Market Style Design…New Cottage Chic Kitchen Chairs

Cotatge Kitchen Table and Chairs

A set of thrift store chairs get a romantic update perfect for a cottage style kitchen.

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