Tag: DIY

DIY rolling craft table with hidden storage

DIY rolling craft table with hidden storage {Heather's Handmade Life}

How to build the craft table of your dreams Do you know one of my very favourite things to buy at a building supply store? Not wood or paint — although they’re top contenders — but huge sheets of smooth, shiny, white melamine. They…

Replace broken drawers with shelves

Replace broken drawers with shelves

Broken drawers? Missing drawers? Not a problem! We’ve all had a cheap dresser at some point, and we all know what that means: The broken drawers suck and they eventually fall apart. That was certainly the case with this one. Remember, a couple of…

Laminate furniture makeover

Laminate furniture makeover -- How to turn old laminate furniture into AMAZING pieces {Heather's Handmade Life}

I felt like I’d been duped. Could I really redo laminate furniture? I was pouty that despite being as heavy as promised, it wasn’t real wood.

Table makeover with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Painted table makeover with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint {Heather's Handmade Life}

I looked skeptically at the tiny pot of paint in my hand. It was smaller than an single-serving yogurt — almost the size of a teeny jar of jam on a hotel room service tray. How was I going to paint anything more than…

Easy DIY sofa tables

Easy DIY sofa tables {Heather's Handmade Life}

So after having the same boring beige couch for what felt like forever … (literally since we were 20 and 22 years old!) … we splurged during a Boxing Day sale and bought the grey sectional I’d wanted for ages. We’ve spent the last…

DIY dog crate cover

 Our entire family is madly in love with the chocolate Boston Terrier puppy we adopted in August. Annabelle is friendly, smart and always up for cuddles. She’s fit perfectly into our home and we’re quickly getting used to keeping everything off the floor and…

Build your own slide-out pantry

You never hear anyone say “Oh, I have so much cabinet space, and I really don’t know what to do with these empty drawers.” That’s because canned goods multiply when we’re not looking, and packages of spaghetti are procreating faster than we can go…