Video Tutorial: Painting Fabric with Chalk Paint

It’s Friday, and time for another DIY video tutorial!  Today I’m going to show you how to paint fabric using chalk paint. This is the bench before.  My goal was to modernize and simplify.  I spray painted the base with gold paint and used Annie Sloan Pure White on the […]

Video Tutorial: Updating an Ikea Dresser

Happy Friday!  It’s video tutorial day, and Angela from Unexpected Elegance is sharing a fun little trick with us.  She’s showing us a little detail that make a big impact when you want to update a piece of furniture. Check out how you can update a boring piece of furniture: Angela […]

Video Tutorial: DIY Photo Plaques

Happy 4th of July!  We’re finally seeing some blue skies here in the midwest after several weeks of rain, which has been wonderful! Today’s video tutorial is an easy but fun one.  I’m showing you how to make photo plaques.  These plaques are inexpensive and are a great way to showcase […]

(French-Inspired) Enamel Tag Video Tutorial

Happy Friday!  Angela from Unexpected Elegance is showing us today’s DIY tutorial: how to make french-inspired enamel tags. Not only are these tags adorable, but they are great for organization.  You can add them to your canisters, baskets, gifts…the possibilities are endless! Want to see more of our DIY video tutorials? […]

DIY Video Tutorials on YouTube

Recently I teamed up with Angela at Unexpected Elegance, and together we’ve been creating a video series on DIY tutorials.  We post the videos on our blogs and on YouTube.  You can subscribe to my YouTube channel HERE. Angela and I would love to hear from you guys!  What tutorials would […]

Video Tutorial: Fabric Wallpaper

    Happy Friday!   Today I’m sharing a video tutorial for hanging fabric on a wall using liquid starch: This tutorial is great for anyone with commitment issues and/or for renters.  It really is easy to remove and doesn’t damage walls.  To see my original post which inspired this […]

DIY Tablet Cover Video Tutorial

Happy Friday!  It’s time for another video tutorial, and today Angela from Unexpected Elegance is showing us a fun DIY project.   If you have an old book, you can make a (really unique!) tablet cover using Angela’s tutorial: You can check out the original post HERE. Want to see […]

Chalkboard Transfer Video Tutorial

  Happy Video Tutorial Friday! Last week Angela from Unexpected Elegance brought her most popular post to life (transferring an image using wax paper) through a video tutorial, and this week I’m sharing mine!  By far, my most popular post since I began blogging is my chalk transfer or perfect […]

Wax Paper Transfer Video Tutorial

It’s Friday which means it’s video tutorial time! My friend Angela from Unexpected Elegance is sharing her most popular post ever: Wax Paper Transfer Tutorial. You can view the video tutorial here: It’s a great tutorial for making an art piece or plaque, adding images or lettering to furniture, and many […]

Video Tutorial: Age Wood with Latex Paint

Happy Friday!  It’s time for another video tutorial.   This is another really easy painting technique for making new wood look old. Want to see more of our video tutorials? Click HERE for the Welcome Video Click HERE to see the Prep Work and Chalk Paint Tips Videos Click HERE for the How to Apply […]

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