Bringing new life & love to your old pieces.

Nursery set in Behr Cloud Pink


It all started through emails.  Lately, I am being contacted by so many grandmothers who are anxious to turn their family pieces into new nursery sets for their daughters.  I am loving it!! This story is sure to be one of my favorites. Just look... The mother contacted me and told me her daughter was pregnant and she wanted to take her … {Continue reading…}

A year later…


Good Morning Sunday... this post has been on my heart for a few days. And I was in bed and decided to get up and share... I don't typically share on Sundays but it just seemed fitting. Today's post is very personal. Many days leading up to this post.  Many days of hard, I'm not sure how I will make it days leading up to this post.  But … {Continue reading…}

Blogland Tour

Benjamin Moore Nimbus Gray Bedroom Furniture Makeover by Vintage Charm Restored

And the Blogland Tour Continues... I was asked by a wonderful friend and colleague, Angela of A to Z Custom Creations to join in on the Blogland Tour.  And of course I couldn't say no.  I absolutely love and adore Angela.  Her passion for all that she does shines through in her work and gorgeous smile!! Be sure to click over and share the love!! … {Continue reading…}

Burlap Coffee Sack Curtains & Footboard Valance


Today I am sharing with you a fun little element in my kitchen.  I used a tension rod to hang burlap coffee sack curtains and then upcycled a broken footboard as a valance. All you need is a tension rod, coffee burlap sacks, broken footboard and a smile!! I started by hanging the curtains a few weeks ago... I wanted something there to … {Continue reading…}

Painted Side Table


I hope you all are having a great summer!! It's all about taking in the sun and playing around here. But I do sneak moments of painting in whenever I can!! I want to share with you this perfect little painted Bombay Furniture 2 drawer chest style accent table.  It was a mahogany color before and not really our style.  It's been living in my … {Continue reading…}

Unifying Mismatched Furniture with Paint


Today I have a beautiful set to share with you.  Collected pieces over time and we are unifying mismatched furniture with paint!! Painted in all white to bring it together.  Much like you would a collection of frames or mirrors that didn't match, paint can always tie things together when choosing one simple color. When a follower emailed me … {Continue reading…}

A Mint Darling


I hope you will laugh along with me as I share this painted dresser with you.  Over the past few months I have been a terrible blogger... I am still working away, but trying to find the energy again to get it all done.. I went through a terrible experience with stomach pain, that led to a rash, that led to finding out I had shingles.  For the … {Continue reading…}

Painted French Dresser


Today I am sharing a familiar dresser... When things get moved around in my house they often are up for a makeover.  This little dresser has had a few.  She was one of the first pieces I bought when we moved here to Texas.  Poor thing was in desperate shape in need of lots of love.  I wasn't blogging then but I painted her out the old fashioned way … {Continue reading…}