{Almost Free} Nature Inspired Fall Decor

Nature Inspired Fall Decor

I mentioned in yesterday’s post I’d be adding a few touches of fall to the inside of my home. I really kept is simple y’all and just changed a few things. Little changes sure help set the mood though! First things first…I needed it to smell like fall! I’m in love with Swan Creek Candle Company’s […]

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Fall Wreath from Coffee Filters

C"Fall" Coffee Filter Wreath by A to Z Custom Creations

I’ve confessed before, I am a lazy seasonal decorator! I don’t go all out but I do like to add a few seasonal touches by replacing items in vignettes or tablescapes. The weather this week in Arkansas has felt like fall, so I was super motivated to get my craft on! I decided to work […]

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The Joys of Life and Being Home!

Mountains of Idaho

Well, it’s my first full day back at “work”! Boy, have we had an adventure! We’ve driven over 4,000 miles in the last 9 days and beheld some of the most amazing sights! The mountains and flowing streams out west always leave me in awe, but nothing compared to the splendor of my daughter in her wedding […]

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A Bag of Pistachios and Positivity

What a Bag of Pistachios Taught Me This Week!

What in the world do pistachios and being positive have to do with one another and what do either have to do with painting furniture? Well, they’re really unrelated to painted furniture and so far off my normal “DIY” posts, I almost talked myself out of typing it! This one bag of “Wonderful” Pistachios provided such insight […]

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Perfect Imperfections…Let them shine!

Chippy, Layered Paint Technique by A to Z Custom Creations

Our house has been crazy for the last few weeks! School is back in session, and like so many of you, I’m struggling to adjust to the schedule changes. I’ve also been prepping for a 2 day drive with my family of six to Idaho. Our baby girl is saying “I do” {that still doesn’t seem possible} […]

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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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