Make A Headboard Using An Old Window

Make A Headboard Using An Old Window

DISCLOSURE: This post is sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint & Muddaritaville Stencils

For ages I have been a collector of rusty, crusty old stuff. Including wonderful doors that I use all over our home. But this huge, heavy old window has eluded my creative self, and lived in our junk pile for ages. What to do with it? One day I noticed that, turned on its side, it was the same horizontal shape as the bead board headboard in our guest bedroom. A quick measure provided that I could paint it the same Fusion Mineral Paint Coal Black color, add a Moroccan-inspired stencil pattern, and mount it on top.

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Make A Stenciled Glass Mat For A Picture Frame

Make A Stenciled Glass Mat For A Picture Frame

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Fusion Mineral Paint & Muddaritaville Stencils

Wedding photo by MelissaTomaPhotography.com

In June this year our daughter Mia and fiancé Paul tied the knot in a gorgeous woodsy setting, followed by a reception in a fabulous barn. This was our first wedding, with so many special moments with family and friends. We waited quite impatiently for the photos – but over 450 gorgeous images arrived weeks later. So worth the wait. It was difficult to chose “the one” but I did it and love this one. I wanted to frame this wedding portrait it in a creative way, using this gilded frame I had made years ago and Fusion Mineral Paint with a Muddaritaville Studio stencil.

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Reverse-Painting Glass / Getting Started

Reverse-Painting Glass / Getting Started

(This is a sponsored post featuring Fusion Mineral Paint and Muddaritaville Studio stencils.)

What! Painting glass? On cabinet doors, table tops, artwork, dishware, table runners? Did you always assume it’s just not possible?

It’s time to discover a whole new outlet for your painting craving using Fusion Mineral Paint products! We have teamed up to develop 10 FREE all new reverse-painted (originally from the French verre églamisé) online glass projects for your home, gifts, weddings, Etsy shop, whatever you want.

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Remove Carpet On Top Of Hardwood Floors In Four Steps

Remove Carpet On Top Of Hardwood Floors In Four Steps

Can you believe that when our ranch house was built in 1977, they installed hardwoods and then carpet right on top? My contractor hubby Steve says that was common back then. We found out about the hardwood ages ago after I chose and paid for new carpet. When the installers arrived and started pulling up the old carpeting – voila! There it was. Darn it. Flash forward and it’s time for a new flooring option. So we decided to pull it all up and I am sharing how to remove carpet on top of hardwood floors in four steps.

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