Cupboard Turned Mini Bar

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Last week I took this extremely dated cupboard that was in my parents’ kitchen and turned it into an adorable mini bar! We decided to detach the door so that the wood in the back was visible. First I applied two coats of Annie Sloan chalk paint in Pure White, topped with a coat of Annie Sloan […]

DIY Succulent Planter

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How cute is this little succulent planter I made yesterday! I wanted to give this wooden box (that used to be filled with tea) a new purpose and I thought succulents were just the thing. Turns out, it was even cuter than I imagined! I researched the best potting soil for succulents and decided to try […]

Kitchen Cabinet Reno

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My first DIY of the summer is complete! Redoing my Memall’s kitchen cabinets is by far the biggest project I have ever taken on. Boy does it feel good to be finished! I used my favorite Annie Sloan chalk paint and once again I am in love with the finished product! This paint seriously makes painting so much easier and […]

Furniture Face Lift

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I’m not really one to brag, but I am obsessed with this entertainment center I repainted and distressed! My parents were going to get rid of it because one side was damaged from water and the veneer was peeling off, but I decided to give it a face lift instead! This is my second time using Annie Sloan […]

DIY Chalkboard Coffee Table

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I am so proud of my first DIY renovating project! I purchased this table on southeasttexas.com and with a little paint, sanding and elbow grease, I transformed it into a cute and functional coffee table for my new house. Honestly, the hardest part was painting a straight line around the edges for the chalkboard top. Everything […]

Happy Halloween!

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Happy Halloween from the 7304! We hope everyone is having a Spooktacular Friday! Last night we got a little crafty with some last minute DIYs before Halloween. We painted pumpkins to decorate our porch along with our cute little scarecrow! Also, we worked hard putting the finishing touches on our costumes for tonight. Here’s a look at […]

Painting with a Fish

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Since school has started I have been a bit overwhelmed with tests and rehearsals and realized I haven’t been home in almost two months. So, this past weekend I traveled back home to visit with my family and had so much fun seeing and spending time with everyone! On Saturday we drove into Lake Charles, […]

DIY Halloween Costumes

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Halloween is quickly approaching and the hunt for the perfect costume is on! Our generation has taken Halloween costuming to a whole new level. Used to, it was okay to run by the store the night before and find a store bought costume, but now the games have changed! The need for the perfect homemade costume […]

DIY T-Shirt Blanket

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Recently I’ve been working on this DIY t-shirt blanket. The first time I made a blanket like this was in high school in my fashion design class. I absolutely love my first t-shirt blanket because it is warm, cozy, and and comfy like a t-shirt. Since high school I have washed my other blanket time after […]