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Decoupage with wallpaper - furniture makeover
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Decoupaging with Wallpaper – Fun, Foxy Cabinet Makeover

I’ve been in awe of the gorgeous decoupage with wallpaper work showcased by a variety of talented furniture refinishers. It permits the ability to include prints which you could not easily paint on a piece …

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Blue Nightstand Makeover
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Blue Nightstand Makeover

In the summer of 2022 I was commissioned finish a nightstand makeover. The request was to create a pair of nightstands for new home owners. We worked together to pick the vibrant based colour, the …

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Vintage Theatre Chairs
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Refinishing Vintage Theatre Chairs

When I found these theatre chairs online, I absolutely fell in love.  Not with the dark stain or the old fabric, but with the potential.  I initially saw them upholstered in a funky pattern fabric …

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5 furniture makeovers with tape design
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5 Furniture Makeovers with Tape Design

Let’s review my 5 favourite furniture makeovers with Tape Design. Personally my favourite tool in my painting kit is tape.  I use it for so much more then simply ensuring clean lines and protecting areas …

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Upcycled cocktailed cabinets
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Upcycled Cocktail Cabinet: The Must-Have Trend for your home

Whether you are a wine, cocktails, whiskey or even mocktails drinker, to elevate your home bar experience there is one item you must have.  The growing trend is to have an upcycled cocktail cabinet in …

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3d quilt pattern
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3d Tape Design – Quilt Pattern Inspired

Sitting on a Design Idea My normal design process involves me first finding a piece of furniture to refinish and then it speaks to me on what style of a design I should do.  In …

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1960's Sideboard front view
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Mid-century modern teak restoration

Mid-century Modern teak restoration is a great tool to learn as a furniture refinisher.  Firstly my favourite style of furniture is Mid-Century Modern.  I have in my own living space 3 vintage pieces and a number …

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small cocktail bar with gold details
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Furniture Makeover – Art Deco Styled Cocktail Bar

From the moment I saw this cabinet for sale in the local marketplace, I was in love.  It was in great condition, had a wonderful pedal stool base and had gorgeous curves. I knew it …

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paint pour
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Paint Pouring Furniture Makeover

Unique Furniture Pieces – What is it? Paint pouring furniture was on my bucket list for 2022.  So when I found this piece, I knew it would be the piece I would attempt this new …

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Herringbone tape design
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6 Easy Tape Design Ideas for Painting Furniture

Simple tape designs make a big difference In the world of patterns, there are so many different designs to choose from.  Many have been used to create stunning tape designs and while some designs appear …

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