Thrifty, Multifunctional Decor Ideas For A Small Space

Tray Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

Decorating a small space can be a challenge. It can also be a lot of fun! I think any space, big or small, should reflect your unique personality! Repurposing allows you to really make a piece fit you and your decor. I shared a few of my refreshed finds earlier on Good Morning Arkansas and thought […]

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Trashy Legs-Make ‘Em Shine!

Repurposed Table Leg by A to Z Custom Creations

I get excited over broken things. I find the “fix” to be very therapeutic for me! I also have a “thang” for curvy furniture legs! On or off furniture, they always seem to lure me in! I rescued this lonely leg from a trash pile a while back, knowing I would find a good use […]

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Catching up- My favs of the month and what’s to come!

Ombre Table Makeover by A to Z Custom Creations

Ahhh. I’m catching a breath. I’m holding it in and enjoying it because I know things are about to get crazy again. At this very moment though, the house is quite and I have nothing calling me to the shop. My coffee is perfection this morning so I figured I’d take advantage of all the goodness […]

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Pinterest Party Success!

Pinterest Party by A to Z Custom Creations

Oh my goodness! I couldn’t wait to blog about last night’s “Pinterest Party”! To bring my love for repurposing AND painting together was nothing short of amazing! Seeing others enjoy both…priceless.  Let me back up and tell you what these “Pinterest Parties” are and how they came to be! 2Brothers Reclaimed and Repurposed Inventory Sales […]

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Getting “Motivated” with Modern Masters Front Door Paint

Modern Masters Front Door Paint Tutorial

A few months back {where does time go?}, I told you I was planning a little face lift for the entry of my shop. I painted these candle holders with Modern Masters Metal Effects and rePurposed them into lighting for the “soon to be” sitting area. Fast forward through a few not so exciting projects […]

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All Aboard! The Blogland Tour Continues!

Blogland Tour-Come meet a few of my favorite bloggers!

A few weeks back, Larissa from Prodigal Pieces invited me to join her for an exciting trip through Blogland. The tour has already introduced me to a few new bloggers {I’m now following and loving} so, of course, I said yes! I’m always up for “meeting” new friends, PLUS this opportunity gives me a chance to […]

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Book Review and Giveaway- Allison Griffith’s “The Lazy Girl’s Guide to Furniture Painting”

The Lazy Girl's Guide to Furniture Painting, review by A to Z Custom Creations

I was honored to pre-read an awesome ebook this week and I’m super excited to share it with you! You probably already know Allison Griffith from Refunk My Junk. She’s a gifted painter, blogger and sweet gal to boot! She has added author to her list of talents with “The Lazy Girls Guide To Furniture […]

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Roadtrip! Junkin’ Our Way To City

A to Z Custom Creations, Junkin' our way to Chicago!

What a week! My best friend and pickin’ buddy, Shannon and I took a trip to Chicago last Wednesday. We junked our way to the city (15 hours on the road) and had a blast! We got back home around 3am this morning so needless to say, I’ve been useless today. Well, not entirely…I snuggled […]

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“Tip Talkin’ Tuesday”-Real Beauty, Trusting A Vision

Vision is the art

Something magical happened in my shop yesterday! I saw beauty! It wasn’t in furniture or paint…it was in the vision of another! Now, before I show you all the awesomeness, let me tell you how this went down. My beautiful friend Brande is a designer, director and photographer. I introduced you to her a long […]

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Tip Talkin’ Tuesday- Answering Your Questions About Daddy Van’s Dark Wax

Daddy Van's All Natural Decorative Wax makes it easy to accent your painted furniture! This tutorial includes a video to show you how!

I had a few questions after this week’s video featuring Daddy Van’s new Decorative Wax. Did you see the video? I’ll include it here just in case… So, the questions I had after the video were these: Q- Can Daddy Van’s All Natural Decorative Wax be used over furniture that has already been painted and […]

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Copper and Verdigris Love plus A Modern Masters Giveaway!

Modern Masters Copper and Verdigris by A to Z Custom Creations

Honest to goodness. I must be stopped. I’ve become completely obsessed! My friends are starting to pick things up for me because THEY see the patina potential! Take this guy for instance… Yea, he’s okay. But I feel like he’s totally lost touch with his greek, manly side. Like, he’s been surrounded by a bad […]

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Faux Real Patina with Modern Masters Metal Effects

Modern Masters Metal Effects Finish by A to Z Custom Creations

I’m in the planning stages of beautifying my shop entry. It’s pretty pitiful right now! We built the shop a year and a half ago and business has kept me from gussying up my work space.  Well, the time has come and I am determined to have an entry that invites me in! I’ll be […]

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