Passionate About My Night Owl DIY Project Painting Vintage Furniture With Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Passionate About My Night Owl DIY Project Painting Vintage Furniture With Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

With all the amazing design and flipping shows, it is hard to resist the do it yourself designing options.  My favorite shows currently include Restaurant Impossible and Love It Or List It.  In addition to remodeling, I love to redecorate my space.  I recently had a small addition built on my home to expand my home office space for my healthy chocolate business.  My business was growing and I needed a bigger office.  Now I have a beautiful view of the pool and the backyard and I can watch the sandhill cranes  as I work as well as watching the palm trees sway.   You can’t beat that. Well anyway, somehow the opportunity the addition presented has interested me in painting vintage furniture with Annie Sloan chalk paint.  I have honestly never worked with...

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How To DIY Barn Sliding Bifold Door Hardware Project Office Solution

How To DIY Barn Sliding Bifold Door Hardware Project Office Solution

I am not sure when I fell in love with the barn door look.  It started when we were adding on a home office for my healthy chocolate business.  I did not want the standard french doors.  I wanted something that would really make the room pop.  I am a big fan of Pinterest and had pinned all kinds of ideas for my project.  I just adore the look of a shabby cottage style barn door and some amazing hardware.  The problem came when I checked out the price for barn door hardware, boy was I in for a shock.  Considering I am looking at a 6 foot opening, without 6 foot of wall space to spare, my only option is a bifold door.  Can you just guess how much the hardware alone is for the bifold door?  More than $1000!  And that does not even include the doors. So I have been...

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