Tag Archives: Home Improvement

  1. Petite Barrel Back Settee


    May 18, 2017 by Terry

    I don’t have any “before” pictures of this little settee but I wish I did.  Upon first glance it really …
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  2. How To Easily Patch Drywall


    April 7, 2017 by Terry

    Today I thought I’d take a step back from furniture projects and share with you this easy method for patching …
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  3. ‘Farmhouse Elegant’ | another Victorian Balloon Back Chair


    March 24, 2017 by Terry

    You may remember a while back I had given this little Victorian balloon back chair a make over. and this …
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  4. Antique Grain Sack Covered Settee


    October 10, 2016 by Terry

    After having this piece for a couple of years and not knowing exactly what I wanted to do with it, …
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  5. Vintage Cabinet Rescue


    October 4, 2016 by Terry

    As I was browsing my photo stash today I came across a project I did this past summer and totally …
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  6. Taking A Break From It All


    June 21, 2016 by Terry

     I have been “Missing In Action” for the past week and I apologize to you for leaving you hanging on …
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  7. A Simple Makeover


    June 17, 2016 by Terry

    Sometimes I come across pieces that are in beautiful condition but could still use a ‘little something’ to update it …
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Sigh.... that chair!  Love this antique chair and all it's details 💕it's difficult to showcase how pretty it is when you've sold most of your props cuz you're moving... lol. It isn't photographed to my liking but it's all I have right now ;-) also… She has a sister! Sharing her with you soon :-) #thecuratorscollection #makeover #paintedfurniture #upholstery #ravenblack #fatpaint #thatchair #furniturelove #antique #goldleaf #fancy This gorgeous antique chair is out of my comfort zone for style… But it turned out absolutely stunning!  Originally covered in velvet… It has been given an updated look with New paint, gold leafing and New upholstery in a classy print... more photos of this gorgeous chair to come! #fatpaint #antique #thecuratorscollection #upholstery #custom #goldleaf #paintedfurniture #makeover #custommade #recycled #newlife #thecuratorscollection #frenchstyle #romance #weddingseason #vintage #antique #peonies #weddingcake #memories #trashure .... this is an old makeover but one that is certainly dramatic! Swipe right to see the before of this colour blocked sweetness!  #colourblock #painted #makeover #thecuratorscollection #beforeandafter #americanchalkpaintcompany. tagging a few of my friends to play along with #trashure These beautifully detailed 1920's dining chairs were in bad shape when I found them... upholstered in a dark green bedsheet😬😡... I gave them the shabby chic makeover they deserved. A lot of cleaning, a little sanding, A coat of milk paint and some new custom upholstery = One gorgeous chair!  #milkpaint #1920s #thecuratorscollection #painted #antique #upholstery #gorgeous #patina Playing along with Larissa from @prodigalpieces today for #trashure swipe right to see the before of this sweet frenchie! Tagging a few friends to play along :) #frenchie #makeover #thecuratorscollection #upholstery #painted

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