Patio furniture is expensive! In Minnesota we spend so much time inside during the winter months so when the weather turns warmer, I spend as much time outdoors as I can. We recently moved to a farm and our new home has a large deck. Soon after we moved in, I began... Read more
Reviving and rebuilding… I have a weakness. It’s name is antique buffets. I see one and I take very little time before I say “SOLD”. Every other piece of furniture I buy I make sure that I fully investigate by asking all the right questions... Read more
Build your own rustic “X” bench! I love benches! A bench can go in your garden, your porch, your entryway, the foot of your bed, next to your table…the possibilities are endless! My favorite bench build comes from Amy at Her Tool Belt. She... Read more
Build your own Farmouse Table! Farmhouse tables are HUGE right now. They can be made hundreds of different ways to suit nearly every taste and style. I just finished up my own 8 foot farmhouse table and I am in LOVE with it. I had the black walnut top custom cut... Read more
Laura is a decorative painter, builder, and designer. She lives in a small town in Southern Minnesota with her family. Born from her love of beautiful things and unwillingness to pay for them, a passion for decorative furniture painting, building, and DIY decor began.