One of my favorite things to do is chalk paint! It instantly transforms a piece of furniture by giving it a rustic farmhouse look.
This entertainment center belonged to my in-laws. It is the final piece of the puzzle in our basement renovation project. Continue reading “How to Chalk Paint an Entertainment Center” Share This:Follow Life with Neal and Suz:
I chalk painted this antique nightstand. The picture below is when the nightstand was at my father’s house before he passed away. 😢 It is old and as you can see was warped on the top.
Continue reading “Green Chalk Paint Nightstand Makeover” Share This:Follow Life with Neal and Suz:
This was a simple and fun project with a great result!
Continue reading “How to Chalk Paint a Lamp” Share This:Follow Life with Neal and Suz:
Bye-bye butcher block table and HELLO farmhouse table!
In the early 1990s (when Ryan and Emmy were toddlers) we moved into a house in Auburn, Alabama (War Eagle!) and bought this kitchen table from Sears. It served us through several moves and the stories it could tell from our two children growing up! Originally, it was a butcher block table with white legs; our son Ryan painted the legs black and used this for an art table/desk in his room while he was in high school.
Continue reading “From Butcher Block to Farmhouse Table” Share This:Follow Life with Neal and Suz:
This was one of my favorite projects for many reasons:
- it was a treasure from my father’s house;
- it is old;
- I was able to trace its history (the furniture manufacturer);
- I was able to combine two of my favorite things (chalk paint and using fabric); and
- It was also a quick transformation!
Continue reading “Vintage Bench Makeover” Share This:Follow Life with Neal and Suz:
I really enjoy the transformational process that occurs when I chalk paint furniture. We purchased this bench from Grandinroad. It is the perfect size for our porch; however, we changed our minds about the color (black) and decided to chalk paint it so it blended better with our porch.
Continue reading “Chalk Painting Our Front Porch Bench” Share This:Follow Life with Neal and Suz:
Continue reading “Dresser Makeover” Share This:Follow Life with Neal and Suz: