Author Archives: Cyndy

Round Up of Velvet Finishes Furniture Revamps: Paint It Monday

Round up of furniture revamps with the new awesome paint line Velvet Finishes.  The Creativity Exchange

    I hope you guys had a wonderful weekend and Easter! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! Over the last couple of months, I have received a lot emails and questions about the new fabulous Velvet Finishes paint line … Continue reading

Posted in Furniture Revamps, Paint It Monday, Paint Techniques, Velvet Finishes Paint | 11 Comments

Easy Faux Panel Trick for Dressing Up Benches and Ottomans

Easy trick for dressing up benches and ottomans using a faux fabric panel trick.  The Creativity Exchange

    My daughter and I are still working hard on her bedroom revamp and we should be finished by the end of this week.   We have completely transformed the space from a shabby chic baby girl room to … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Decor, Decorate, DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, RYOBI Power Tools, Trash to Treasure, Upholstering | 13 Comments

Updating Outdoor Furniture and Accessories with Paint: Paint It Monday

Tips for painting outdoor furniture, garden pots and accessories. The Creativity Exchange

  I hope you guys have had a fantastic weekend! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! Spring has sprung (for most of us) and I know a lot of you are starting to think about fluffing your outdoor areas. Last … Continue reading

Posted in Furniture Revamps, Outdoor Projects, Paint It Monday, Paint Techniques, Spray Paint | 6 Comments

Hello Spring! Front Porch Revamp

Front porch revamp from The Creativity Exchange

          Happy Friday friends! The weekend is finally here! Each year, I have so much fun fluffing my front porch during the spring.  I look forward to it all year long because it’s a small space … Continue reading

Posted in Decorate, Design Ideas, Front Porch, Outdoor Projects, Spring | 9 Comments

Mixed Moss Grapevine Wreath: DIY

DIY Mixed Moss Grapevine Wreath  {The Creativity Exchange}

    We had a really bad storm over the weekend here in East Texas and while everything turned out ok, we had a lot of clean up and debris around our yard and porch. It was not my plan … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Easter, Easter Decor, Spring, Wreaths | 15 Comments

DIY Garage Pegboard Storage for Outdoor Toys {ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape}

DIY Garage Pegboard Outdoor Toy Storage Wall {The Creativity Exchange} #3MPartner #ad

      Spring has sprung in East Texas and my daughter Bella and our little neighborhood girls are back to playing outside and hanging out in our driveway. Keeping outdoor toys organized has always been a big problem for … Continue reading

Posted in Organizational Ideas, Outdoor Projects | 26 Comments

Sweet and Salty Spring Snack Mix

Sweet and Salty Spring Snack Mix (Easter candy corn, m&m's, cheddar chex mix) The Creativity Exchange

If you’ve been following along with me for awhile, you have probably figured out that I have a slight obsession with snack mixes.  Sweet and salty ones especially.  I love the snack mixes because not only are they are great … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Recipes | 7 Comments

Creative Ways to Paint Children’s Furniture {Paint It Monday}

Tutorial for creatively painting children's furniture. Nightstand painted with Velvet Finishes Paint {The Creativity Exchange}

  I hope you guys have had a fabulous weekend! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! If you’ve been following along with me the last couple of week’s, you may remember that my daughter and I are in the middle … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Decor, Decorate, Furniture Revamps, Paint Colors, Paint It Monday, Paint Techniques | 22 Comments

Jeff Lewis Paint Colors are Now at Home Depot

Jeff Lewis paints are now available at Home Depot

      You know I’m a serious paint geek when I get so excited that I stop everything I’m doing to share breaking paint news with you! A year ago, I wrote a post about how much I loved … Continue reading

Posted in Paint Colors, Paint Techniques | 9 Comments

Tricks for Choosing the Perfect White {Paint It Monday}

Tricks for Choosing Whites (Paint It Monday) The Creativity Exchange

  Transitional Bedroom by Minneapolis Interior Designers & Decorators Martha O’Hara Interiors Trim and Cabinets White Dove Benjamin Moore I hope you guys had a wonderful weekend!  Welcome to another Paint It Monday! After all these years blogging about paint … Continue reading

Posted in color palettes, Paint Colors, Paint It Monday, Paint Techniques | 12 Comments