Bringing new life & love to your old pieces.

Breast Cancer and Chemotherapy

If you haven't heard. I have Breast Cancer and started chemotherapy. And I have had a lot of time to process and the symbolism of the chemo itself hasn't been lost on me. God knew when He allowed this cancer- I would go seeking Him in the middle of all of it. The crazy thing, I did. Immediately. Yes I was shocked and cried. But I went looking for … [Read more...]

ASCP Florence Furniture Set Makeover

This furniture has lots of history. Oh to step back in time and watch the life it got to live.  Today I am sharing an ASCP Florence Furniture Set Makeover.     We decided on a color combination that I absolutely adore for sweet little girls room... ASCP Florence and Arles with some Vintage Linen from DIY Paint line.  We … [Read more...]

How to Paint Metal Hardware

How to Paint Metal Hardware by Vintage Charm Restored

Yesterday I showed you this gorgeous makeover on this dresser  and last week shared the makeover on another French Provincial beauty here. On both dressers I painted the hardware out because the old finish was worn off and they needed a new life to match their gorgeous makeovers. I want to take you through the steps I use to ensure the … [Read more...]

What I am working on….

I have the wonderful privilege of working with a beautiful couple!! I am cranking out the projects right now but they are still in my studio, aka garage, so they aren't ready for their reveal... I want that moment they see them to be as special for them as it is to me!! I never fully reveal a piece to you until they see it first!! It's just the way … [Read more...]

Heartland Help

  It's been a while since I posted last.  I have been busy painting a houseful of furniture a client brought to me {post to come soon on the progress} and then the tornado hit Oklahoma on May 20th.  This was a little too close to home for me.  We are from the area it hit and my whole family still lives there.  And for the past 5 months, … [Read more...]

Hometalk & Luckett’s Giveaway!!

This would be an absolute dream come true for me!! I would love to meet in person Donna aka Funky Junk Interiors, Karen of the Graphics Fairy  and Miss Mustard Seed herself... and truly the woman behind Hometalk Miss Miriam herself!! And then meet up with all the other hometalk members at the best antiques market in the country!! Luckett's … [Read more...]

LeCraie Sample Pot Giveaway!!

Have you tried it?? Do you love it?? Maybe you are new to the furniture painting world and this is your way to try it and explore!! Either way, this Giveaway is for YOU!! I am excited to announce that I will be giving away a 4 count Sample Pack of LeCraie's Furniture Paint!! {The colors sent to you are labeled for no resale and there is no … [Read more...]

Paint the world in Sugar Cane or at least this vintage dresser!!

Dresser Redo by Vintage Charm Restored

If you know me, like really know me.. You've heard me say it over and over!! It's my favorite paint color &  I'd paint my whole world in Maison Blanche Paint -Sugar Cane!! And if you really knew me you'd also know I don't NEED this cute little dresser!! But look at those sweet little drawers sitting atop that richly stained top!! I … [Read more...]

Out on the Farm…

outdoor photo session

I cannot believe that I missed a whole month... Where did November go?? All you heard about was the show and then I was taken out!! A sinus infection turned into pneumonia and I was just simply sick and unable to do anything... As soon as I felt a little human I'd over do it and was wiped back out...  I hate being sick!! Like really hate … [Read more...]

Socks for Sandy

  Socks for Sandy was created by fellow blogger {Laura Khulmann from The Shed and a member of Hometalk}. Laura's home was spared from the mass devestation but all around her wasn't so lucky.  She tells her story here. The need is great and it is urgent!! So we need to act fast and get socks, hats, or gloves to the people who have lost … [Read more...]