The Girl Who Tried Everything

and then blogged about it…

DIY Claw Foot Tub Restoration Exterior & Interior

This took weeks only working on it a couple hours after work each day, but the transformation was amazing. I was lucky enough to have the tub out of the bathroom … Continue reading

January 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

DIY Brick Floor

I should start by saying I am not an expert brick layer by any stretch of the imagination.  This documents my first go at laying brick. Supplies Needed Brick Mortar … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

DIY Rustic Photo Transfer Wall Art Using Recycled Wood (and Mod Podge)

Supplies Needed Mod Podge (or some homemade version) Regular Printed Paper Printer Paint Brush Wood (I used recycled fence boards) White Paint How To: My husband just rebuilt our collapsing … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

DIY Claw Foot Tub Feet Restoration

I’ve been working on restoring an antique claw foot tub (tutorial for that to come).  In this tutorial I will explain how we (aka my husband) cleaned up the old … Continue reading

January 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

DIY Shabby Chic Mirror

The Dresser I just finished restoring had a plastic framed mirror as part of the set. I didn’t want to use paint stripper as I had with the wooden furniture … Continue reading

November 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

DIY Shabby Chic Dresser (Distressed/Antiquing)

I inherited my house and all the furniture it in. I love all my antique stuff, but none of it was me. I wanted to buy new stuff but then … Continue reading

November 30, 2013 · 3 Comments

DIY Coasters (Mod Podge)

I needed to protect my fancy newly refinished nights stands (blog post to come), and after having such good luck with the Mod Podge drawer liners, I decided to make … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · 1 Comment