SIMPLE CHAIR CUSHION UPHOLSTERY

There is just something about walking in your home after a trip that just feels oh so good.  I had such a great time at Market and feel so inspired, but I'm ready to get back to my routine... and my own bed:) Today I'm walking you through a simple chair Read More
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NEW LIFE FOR A PAIR OF LOUIS CHAIRS

About 6 months ago, I found a pair of Louis chairs on KSL (local classifieds) for a real steal-- $30 for both.  I snatched them up and trucked them home.  And then they took up residence in what my husband lovingly refers to as the furniture graveyard, Read More
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UP-CYCLED THRIFT STORE BENCH

Sometimes a cheap and easy project is exactly what I need.  Even though I have a gazillion enormous projects that need my attention, last night I was like "hey un-finished family room built-ins, I need a break from you and your total life domination. Read More
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MID-CENTURY CLUB CHAIRS FINISHED (and winner announced!)

Now that the living room is complete, I'm getting nitty gritty with the details.  Let's talk club chairs, shall we?  Yep, these club chairs: As you may recall, I found these gorgeous mid-century club chairs at a thrift store called DI.  They Read More
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PLANS FOR TWO MID-CENTURY CLUB CHAIRS

Great mid-century chairs aren't easy to come by.  Either they are astronomically priced, or they are reaaaalllly expensive.  Ok, that's the same thing.  Basically, there are a lot of people hunting for quality mid-century furniture, therefore it's Read More
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A NEW OLD SOFA

Good morning!  Happy Tuesday!  Hope you had a fun St. Patrick's Day and weekend.  It was my birthday Sunday, so I spent the weekend celebrating with my sweet little family.  It was low-key, but I've felt so loved. Today I'm sharing the after of that Read More
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THE UPHOLSTERY SHOP: HOW MUCH FABRIC YOU NEED (video)

Have you ever found a great piece of fabric and wondered how much you need to recover a piece of furniture?  I have.  Many times.  I never want to buy too little.  Who knows if you can find the exact same fabric again, when it will be available, Read More
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REFINISHED BLUE PEACOCK VELVET WINGBACK CHAIRS

I have wanted blue velvet chairs for a long time.   There is just something about blue velvet that makes me swoon.  So when I spotted these two ladies on KSL classifieds a while back, I thought they would be perfect with some new blue velvet clothes. Read More
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THE UPHOLSTERY SHOP: HOW TO CHOOSE FABRIC (video)

  How to choose fabric for upholstery is without a doubt one of the most difficult things about refinishing a piece, or designing a space.  How do you choose a piece of fabric?  How do you know it's quality?  Do you go with linen, or velvet?  And Read More
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THE UPHOLSTERY SHOP: TIPS FROM A PRO (video)

Happy Wednesday!  I'm so darn excited for today's video.  Like kid in a candy store excited.  It kicks off a series that I've been wanting to share for quite sometime-- industry advice from a professional upholsterer.  It's called The Upholstery Shop. Ya'll Read More
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