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DIY Furniture Plans to Build an Upholstered Ottoman Any good, comfortable chair needs a matching ottoman… The DIY furniture plans to build an upholstered ottoman feature wood legs (you can make them yourself – see the Materials list) and a Read more…


DIY Furniture Plans to Build an Upholstered Chair, Part Four – The Seat Cushion We are at the finish line with the DIY furniture plans to build an upholstered chair with Part Four: creating the seat cushion. This is actually one of Read more…


DIY Tapered Furniture Legs I needed legs for a chair I was building for the new front room of the house and I really didn’t want to spend a lot of money on them (they can be expensive!). I wanted Read more…


DIY Metal Tea Tin Planters In our household, we drink a lot of tea! The brand of tea we buy comes in beautiful metal tins. Since I’ve also started growing herbs to make my own tea, I thought I’d turn Read more…


An Easy to Build Art Piece with a Stenciled Panel A HUGE shoutout to Stencil Revolution for providing the stencil for this project – thank you! This art piece, to me, is so amazing! The easy to build art piece with Read more…


Hyde Tools® Vacuum Hand Sanding Kit I did not receive this tool as part of the Hyde Tools® Brand Ambassador program; I bought it myself and it is incredibly awesome! I did add an affiliate link to the sander (see Read more…


Hyde Tools® Quickly Clean Glove™ Thank you so much to Hyde Tools for providing this cool tool, and for asking me to be a brand ambassador! It was time to clean my aluminum work table… My gosh, it was really, really Read more…


Hyde Tools PivotPro® Outdoor Cleaning Water Wand Thank you so much to Hyde Tools for providing this cool tool, and for asking me to be a brand ambassador! Last year, I was asked to be a brand ambassador for Hyde Tools® Read more…


The mailbox – the place where most of us receive news whether it be good or bad, wanted or not (bills). My mailbox was looking a little worse for wear, especially when a previous mail carrier took it upon herself Read more…


My desk is a mess! Seriously, I don’t even work on my computer at my desk because I can’t get to it! It is time for a major organization and liquidation overhaul! I kicked around the idea of refurbishing an Read more…

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