How to Paint a Striped Lampshade

Don’t buy a new lampshade! They are super expensive. One way to add character and save money is paint your own!!

Painting lampshades can be a fun way to dress up old ones with color. My striping tips don’t only …

Paint your ugly FLOOR VENTS to blend in to your wood floor!

Painted Floor Vents to match Hardware Floors | Magic Brush

Listen, friends don’t let friends have ugly, obnoxious, glaring vents in their floor.

I realize this is a first world problem, but paying attention to little details like this makes all the difference in your home.


Painted Floor Vents to match Hardware Floors | Magic Brush

You may remember …

Leather ottoman makeover – and how to use leather paint on anything leather!


Leather Paint on Ottoman - ReLuv Leather Renew | Magic Brush

I am obsessed with leather paint. You may remember this leather recliner that I made over last year! Well I had a stool that I wanted to makeover for you also!

Refreshing leather with a leather paint is a one-step …

We painted our dining ceiling BLACK…. and I am obsessed!

Painted Black Ceiling | Magic Brush

As I announced on my Facebook page recently, I decided to paint our dining room ceiling BLACK.  I can’t wait to show you all this project and give you a dose of courage to do a wild painting project …

Need to clean paint brushes with dried paint on them??? I have the fix for you!!!!


dining room buffet done clean paint brushes

So last week I finished painting this buffet for my Paint Finish of the Month Club.  And in typical #hotmess fashion, I was so excited to get the piece put back together and get the top decorated that …

How to make a ginormously huge chalkboard for your home!

oversized chalkboard wall | the magic brush

We finally, finally got my huge, oversized chalkboard framed and done.  This was one of those little projects that just kept going…. for like 2 months!  We just couldn’t seem to make time to finish it.  But…. it’s done and …

Joy to the World Christmas pallet project


Painted Joy Christmas Pallet | The Magic Brush

I finished my JOY to the World Christmas pallet project for my front steps!!!!  I’m obsessed with the word JOY.  “The JOY of the Lord is my strength,” says Nehemiah 8:10.  Joy is a choice.  And I want to be …

My Homemade Boxwood wreath – what worked and what didn’t

boxwood wreath


I shared my newly made boxwood wreath with you all on my Facebook page.  I wanted to order 3 of these online but I just could not justify the steep cost  (almost $100 each) especially when I have …

It’s my last FALL pallet project! I pinkie swear this time!

Happy fall y'all pallet

I did it. I made another fall pallet. I couldn’t help myself. I know I already made this one and this one,  but I was itching to make a CANDY CORN inspired fall pallet for my pallet painting party! I …