The New Blue Kitchen Island

I am revealing my new blue kitchen island today! But first let’s take a look at what my kitchen island looked like before …  If you’ve been following along our home remodel, we’ve been updating the dark faux finishes that my decorating company painted years ago. (Oh, the irony!!)  The kitchen space is to die […]

How to add Panels to Cabinets & Islands

  Recently my sister in law emailed me this picture of a kitchen in a home they are purchasing.  She asked for some quick tips and tricks to update it? I told her to first, add handles to the cabinet doors. You’d be shocked at how handles adds so much visually to cabinets! (This post […]

Silestone countertops and lowering the bar – our kitchen remodel

We recently had new Silestone countertops installed in our kitchen and I am so excited to show them to you all! We waited a long, long time for these and I am thrilled with how our kitchen remodel is coming along!  We lowered our kitchen bar as well and I’m obsessed!   First, let me […]

Need some motivation on that fall project?

  Fall if my favorite time to do house projects because I’m in total nesting mode for the holidays!!!!  It’s also the best time of year to do the projects that require less humidity (cabinets and garage doors).  And, you can open windows.  Have a paint party.  Paint during football games, etc! So in honor […]

What’s not to love about a distressed, CREAM island??

We fauxed an island in a new home recently. Ignore the ugly paper on the hardwood floor, etc….. this is how new construction looks while we are there. So I decided….if I had an island…..I would paint it just like this one. A soft cream color (in this case Sherwin Williams “Softer Tan”)…. With some […]

Painted Turquoise Kitchen Island

I cannot believe how many of you have emailed or commented wanting to see the final pictures of Kierra’s painted kitchen island I gave you a sneak peak of several months ago: I didn’t want to post the pictures because they were not amazing. But I had some fans requesting … demanding to see it.  […]

Sneek peek at a new island finish

Stay tuned in the next few weeks for pictures of the whole island in all of it’s beauty and an award for my most daring client ever!!!!! I am linking up to Between Naps on the Porch’s “Metamorphosis Monday” , Cottage Instincts “Make it For Monday“, Make Your Monday at Twice Remembered Cottage, Turquoise Tuesdays […]