Barenjager Turned Bud (Vase)

It all started with this and my 31st birthday: The morning after a house full of partiers had successfully emptied the bottle, I removed the sleeve and found the most lovely shape underneath. I salvaged it from the recycling bin and put it to use as my now-favorite stem vase. I love that the neck […]

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Jewelry Organizer

I have a great collection of cheap fake super fun jewelry. I’m all about “funky and chunky” since I need help turning a boring Oxford work shirt into something more interesting. My jewelry was a mess. Since moving to this house 3 months ago I hadn’t yet tackled it, and it was taking me forever […]

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Black Dresser Redo

We had been needing a dresser for our master bedroom since our shared his-n-hers closet was being overtaken by “hers.” Thanks to Craig and his List, we found this: I admit. It was the legs that got me. Those throwback Shaker legs. It said past and present in the same breath. My inspiration for this […]

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Night Stand Make-Over

My husband bought these nightstands in his bachelor days and they have since made their way to our master bedroom…looking like this: The finish is too dark for the plans we have to lighten this room and make it breathe. So we hauled them out to the garage for a make over. First up, the […]

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