Kitchen Updates in the 1950’s Kitchen

Progress is being made at Andrea and David's house, although not as fast as they would like it to go.  I've got a little update at the kitchen and you can see how far it's come in the last month or so.  It is coming along and they are about halfway through the kitchen renovation and it's looking so much better than it did originally.Let me go back and remind you where we started with this … [Read more...]

Queen Anne Desk Paint Makeover

Today, I'm sharing another project that was completed at Andrea's house in the sunroom.  Namely, painting that Queen Anne desk and chair that was in the room.  She has oodles of Queen Anne, as I've mentioned before.  Many of you agree that this mass produced older furniture looks great updated and some of you are purists that would never paint Queen Anne.  I'm NOT a purist, so I say paint away if … [Read more...]

Magnolia Market Paint

Unless you've been living under a rock and I know none of my readers have been, no doubt you have all heard about the hit mega-show Fixer-Upper that is on HGTV, with Chip and Joanna Gaines!  It's the hottest show going, with Joanna and Chip magically making over fixer-upper homes for their clients in Waco, TX. I love watching the show and get inspired every time I see one of these makeovers.  It … [Read more...]

Sunroom Makeover: 1950’s Ranch House

Happy Mother's Day to all of you out there!  I'm spending some time with my mom today and we celebrate every single Mother's Day with grateful hearts at this stage of life.We finally got one room (mostly) finished now in Andrea and David's 1950's ranch home.  Things are moving along over there and after getting chairs recovered, furniture painted and sofas changed out, accessories added, we … [Read more...]

How to Paint a Brick Fireplace: 1950’s House Update

Finally, we have more progress at Andrea and David's house! Yay for that!  They are getting back on track with the renovation process of their 1950's home that I shared with you a few months ago.  It will probably be months in the making, as we choose rugs, fabrics, and totally paint the inside of their house.  Seeing the progress is exciting and Andrea is thrilled with the results so far.  Here's … [Read more...]

Update at Andrea’s House: Painted Console Table

You've probably been wondering what in the world is going on with Andrea and David and their 1950's brick ranch?  Well, not so much at the moment, but I think the wheels are going to start turning again on this house update project that I told you about in December.  With David's back issues and Andrea breaking her wrist, things came to a complete halt for over a month, but they are ready to get … [Read more...]

Updates: Andrea’s 1950’s Ranch Home

I shared with you a few weeks ago that I'll be helping my friends, Andrea and David, update their 1950's brick ranch home here in Marietta, GA.  If you missed that post, go back and catch up.  The house hasn't been touched since the 50's and we are going to give it new life this year.They started with the sunroom, repainting the walls and brick (you can see that in the first post) and got a … [Read more...]

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