Furniture Feature Friday | no. 5

Marian ParsonsFurniture Feature Friday, Furniture Makeovers15 Comments

Happy Friday!  It’s the best furniture-loving day of the week.  This week has just flown by for me and I can hardly believe that next week is Thanksgiving!  Oh my.  Are you ready? Well, before we get to the grocery shopping, pie baking, and football, let me share some of my favorites from #FurnitureFeatureFriday5 shared on Instagram over the past … Read More

upholstering the daybed

Marian ParsonsBefore and Afters, Furniture Makeovers, upholstery40 Comments

When I last shared the antique French daybed here on the blog, I had painted the frame in MMS Milk Paint Farmhouse White and finished it with Tough Coat.  You can read about those details HERE. I had some options in my fabric stash for upholstering it, but I didn’t have enough of any one print, so I decided to … Read More

Furniture Feature Friday | No. 3

Marian ParsonsFurniture Feature Friday, Furniture Makeovers13 Comments

Happy Friday!  When it’s Friday, you know what that means.  The weekend, yes.  But, also Furniture Feature Friday is back! Here are my favorites from last week… This dresser by Dionne of The Turquoise Iris is just a show-stopper.  Well, everything she does is!  Part artist, part furniture gal.  Dionne is definitely a kindred spirit.   I love this furniture … Read More

the “factory table” update

Marian ParsonsFurniture Makeovers, Kitchen, My House41 Comments

Since I’ve had a few people ask, I thought I would give an update on the “factory table” I purchased off of craigslist and stripped down several weeks ago.   Well, I had plans to paint and finish it right away, but with cold weather looming, I felt it was more urgent to paint the kitchen cabinets.  I needed to be … Read More

Painting the Daybed & Furniture Feature Friday!

Marian ParsonsBefore and Afters, Furniture Feature Friday, Furniture Makeovers, Painting & Refinishing, Tutorials30 Comments

Before I share the progress on the daybed, remember Furniture Feature Friday?  Someone mentioned it to me in a comment a couple of days ago and it sparked an idea.  Why not bring it back, but host it on Instagram by using the hashtag #FurnitureFeatureFriday ?  It’s much simpler than the old school link parties and it’ll be a fun … Read More