Estate Side Table Flip

If you haven’t checked out the Estate Sale Finds post and video I recommend reading those first as you’ll get more of the back story on these two matching side tables. The paint I used for all my previous flips […]

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Flipping a 100 Year Old Desk

For a few months my sewing and jewellery studio has been in shambles as I wanted to repurpose the hutch I had refinished into two separate pieces. The base was far better suited for me as a computer desk now […]

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Basement Renovation

Let’s take a break from clothing for a bit and discuss the heavy stuff. When I looked at the house in the spring I knew right away that the awkward wallpaper was hiding things, as the choice in paper, especially […]

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Curvaceous Calves

If you are one of those lucky individuals that is the right height-weight-muscle ratio to fit most tall boots, stop reading this post. If you are me my calves are considered “too big” for the average tall boot width perhaps […]

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Home Renovations

If you would like to follow my new home renovations I will be uploading images here as time progresses. I purchased my first home on June 17th, 2016 and have begun the process of updating! Kitchen Downstairs Laundry

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2 Big Hutches

The Kijiji Hutch What I like to call the “big hutch” when in actuality they are both essentially the same size. Surprisingly light weight too! This one I found on Kijiji in Belleville (a solid hour’s drive from my home) […]

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Finding My Home

As you may know I am a first time home buyer right in the thick of it, busy spring buying/selling season and competition unlike any other I’ve ever experienced. To date I have looked at 6 houses which in the […]

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Saying Goodbye to Union Street

Since paying off my car in November (or realizing I could go ahead and pay it off at any time without penalty!) I realized that with the help of my budgeting system I am able to save decent money and […]

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How to Hem Jeans

If you cannot view this video please view it on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3_lYrfOSN0 I went through all my blog posts and was surprised to see I haven’t posted a tutorial on how to hem your jeans or pants! I have […]

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Full Colour or Bust!

Ah yes, a new favourite! I’m sure I say this in every post, but its okay to have a ton of favourite newly-created looks! Much like most of my other outfits, these pieces had to be altered in order to […]

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Mad for Magenta

I saw this top at Value Village once when shopping with my mother and a friend (whom I ran into while I was there go figure!) and as I recall its by Reitmans, a large. Unfortunately it was quite a […]

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