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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Bedroom Renovation Complete!

My bedroom is finally back in order! Let me take you through a walk from the day I first looked at the house to now. The basement “rec room” had an awkwardly placed feature wall with very high contrast black […]

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Before & After Updates

I haven’t shown you an update on the home renovations, the before and afters that I adore so much! I’ve recently joined a DIY home decor group on Facebook and it got me thinking about the progress of my own. […]

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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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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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Refinished Coffee Table

I purchased two wood framed coffee tables when I first arrived in Medicine Hat two years ago from a couple on Kijiji. They have been a great fit for all of my apartments out west but lately I’ve been finding […]

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Redesigning Your Shoes

I’ve talked about the wonders of redesigning your footwear a number of times but I have revisited it quite a bit lately for two reasons: 1. The store doesn’t sell my size in the colour or style I want. 2. […]

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Refurbished Plant Stand

I have recently become more interested in having plant life in my home, in the past this has been rather unsuccessful even with plants that are “impossible to kill”. Thankfully I have a mother with a green thumb that has […]

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Giving Your Shoes a Facelift!

It can be pretty expensive at times even when you thrift, to keep up with the latest styles and trends. Some days we even find ourselves caving and rushing to the mall and spending a fortune because at that particular […]

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