Bedroom, Decor, Decor & Design, Furniture, Tutorials and Information, Uncategorized, Wood

NEW IN OUR SHOP – TWO DRAWER WOOD STOAGE BOXES- How to make

THE INSPIRATION I posted about the antiques John worked on in Ireland. Specifically, the Victorian ladies dressing table side pieces he removed and made into storage boxes.here and here    We are now offering handmade storage boxes.  These boxes are made from solid wood….no particle board, masonite, MDF, or veneers.   The style will suit both men… Read More NEW IN OUR SHOP – TWO DRAWER WOOD STOAGE BOXES- How to make

ART, Decor, Decor & Design, Gardens, Home, HOME N GARDEN, Tutorials and Information, Whimsey, Wood

6 STEPS ON HOW TO MAKE NATURAL TWIG WREATHS

I find I love a more naturalist form than a heavily designed produced form in many things.  If you come to the house you can easily see I am not a minimalist at all.  I love all my bits and pieces and I do tend to fill a room with “stuff” that has meaning for me. My stuff… Read More 6 STEPS ON HOW TO MAKE NATURAL TWIG WREATHS

Decor & Design, Furniture, Uncategorized, Wood

TO MILK PAINT OR NOT TO….THAT’S THE QUESTION

I started out milk painting and waxing furniture after finding Miss Mustard Seed online a few years ago and actually have followed her ever since.  Looking at her old blog, she apparently started blogging in 2009.  I never knew that.  I started reading her blog on a search for painted furniture around  2014.  I had this… Read More TO MILK PAINT OR NOT TO….THAT’S THE QUESTION

Decor, Decor & Design, Furniture, Home, HOME N GARDEN, Wood

IRISH PICKING PART 2…WOOD TABLE TOP 2 DRAWER CABINETS

A few day ago I posted following a trip to our favorite Picker or antique dealer here in Wexford Ireland.  Pat Reville. John sanded down two pieces from this stash The gorgeous dark purple-black mahogany sanded out to show a deep rich color of the old world Brazillian and Columbian mahoganies. By the time he completed the sanded off of… Read More IRISH PICKING PART 2…WOOD TABLE TOP 2 DRAWER CABINETS