I finally even finished it! I started building this bench a few weeks ago. It's pretty large, measuring at 18' x "58". The base was made from scrap wood that I screwed together into a rectangle with supports across it. The base part is very similar to this bench by Dear Lillie, but I upholstered it differently. The legs were bought at Lowes. I placed foam on top. I bought foam ... Read More about I built a bench!
It's time for my farmhouse table reveal. We finished our farmhouse table just in time for Thanksgiving. As you can see, we still have not bought new chairs. I was hoping that Black Friday would have some good deals, but I found better prices the week before. I think I'm going to see if I find some vintage chairs this weekend. The top of the table was finished with teak oil and wax. ... Read More about Farmhouse table reveal
We decorated our Christmas tree over the weekend. We lit the fire and put on Christmas music and had a lovely afternoon. I love our tree because it represents our family well. It's also one of the few places where I can use pink as liberally as I want. We use a white Christmas tree and most of our ornaments are pink, aqua, and lime green. You'll see a mix of store bought and homemade ornaments. ... Read More about Christmas Tree Decorating
I was hoping to have finished our dining room table for a semi reveal for today, but that didn't happen. Current Projects The top of the table is finished and it looks gorgeous. A few coats of wax and it is ready to use. The bottom is built and it's fantastic. I am stumped on how to finish the bottom. I bought Classic gray stain by minwax, but I really don't like the way it looks ... Read More about Current projects in progress
My husband recently built us a farmhouse table, so I've been on the hunt for affordable dining chair options. Today, I'm sharing some affordable dining chairs that I love. My personal style is pretty eclectic. I really love mixing styles, so I'm very drawn to the styles that might not logically match a farmhouse table. Affordable Dining Chairs This post contains affiliate links. By ... Read More about Affordable Dining Chairs: Round Up