Tag Archives: Annie Sloan Chalk Paints

Cupboard love – an upcycling project

Our long-held plan to convert the downstairs study/ spare room/ junk room into a usable dining room is becoming a reality. We have talked the talk for lord knows how long- time for action! Working on this project has helped … Continue reading

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New project

I picked up this little beauty in the BHF (British Heart Foundation) charity shop last week. Just £40. I am planning a paint job and it will sit in the guest room in place of the drawers that I never … Continue reading

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Project completed or ‘I love it when a plan comes together’

Have you missed me? This is my first post since the 365 challenge ended. I took a little break but now …I’m back!! I have been thinking about this blog and whether I should stick to a theme or try … Continue reading

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143/365 Today I…am looking at UFOs

Today I…am returning to my Un-Finished Objectives list. The football is on for a month (A MONTH !!!) so nothing to distract me from completing some -or all- of my UFOs. I last updated the list, pre-exams on 12 May.  This is … Continue reading

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Dressing to Impress: Part 2

Whoops- was it really October when I last posted? As promised, the finished article…I was very happy with the result, particularly for a first attempt.  

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Dressing to Impress: Part One

Welcome to my new project.  For some time I have been looking for a dressing table for the boudoir.  Being a) cash poor and b) eager to do something physically creative for a change, I decided to jump on the … Continue reading

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