Category: My Handmade Home

DIY faux floating shelves

DIY floating shelves { Perfect for beginner woodworking! } Heather's Handmade Life

I’ll never know if my husband bought me my own mitre saw and drill set for my birthday out of love, or because he no longer wanted to be responsible for executing all of my crazy Pinterest ideas. Either way, I finally have my…

Why you should paint your hutch

Why you should paint your hutch: We painted our hutch white and the difference is AMAZING {Heather's Handmade Life}

The only thing that makes a big painting project even more painful is when you drop a jar of paint and it splatters onto your hardwood floors . . . twice. But let me back up. After deciding I was brave enough to redo…

Chippy furniture finish with milk paint

Curb Giveaway Week is one of my favourite weeks of the year, and last month I managed to get two gorgeous old chairs (and a really cool table that will make an appearance in this column soon, I’m sure). Some people would have left…