Furniture

Furniture

Pretty or practical? You can have both, with custom furniture to personalize your home.

Make your own new furniture by hand in a woodworking shop, or repurpose and update gently used furniture to suit your style with a little paint and creativity. Whatever works for you, updating or making your own furniture is satisfying and makes it easy to create your personalized style in your home.

These bar stools were my grandmother's sister's, I guess that is my great-aunt. I love them, but wanted to updated them. The paint was scratched, and . . . well,...

Add a pop of color to your living room with a colorful coffee table! I couldn’t find one I liked, so decided I would make my own. Here is how...

Weekends are made for going to estate sales to see what you can find! I do enjoy them, because so many of the people of that generation were makers and...

A friend saw this chest of drawers left by the dumpsters at her apartment building, and thought of me. Not sure if that is good! Ha! It’s in good shape,...

With just a few touches you can turn a simple desk into something very special – an ornate writing desk with drawer! Select your legs first, before anything else. I...

Make a rolling panel bar for your home! You can move your bar to where the party is (or will be) – inside or outside on your patio! The highlight of...

When we got our first dog, my husband (being of the not fussy sort) had me cut a piece of plywood to place over the dog crate so he could use...

I got my hands on these beautiful, carved oak chairs for free! Now, not knowing their full history, I wanted to reupholster the seats before bringing them home. (Which is...

Found these great chairs at an awesome resale shop in Austin – Next to New. Loved the lines of the wood. The blue and white check was not quite my...