Monthly archives: August, 2016

Krylon Chalky Finish Spray Paint Quick-Overs

Krylon Chalky Finish Spray Paint is a good alternative to chalk paint and is great for a quick project. The paint has a nice matte finish and is easy to use. I want to share with you three quick-overs that I did using this spray paint.  Below are 3 previous posts that I wrote about this paint Read More Here…


Easy Sign- Even a Beginner or a 10 Year Old Can Make One

This is a very easy sign to make whether you are a beginning DIYer or a 10-year-old. Our dear 10-year-old granddaughter Lana came over and as always wanted to make a craft or sew something. She decided to make an easy sign. Step One: Lana decided to make an easy sign for her family home. She Read More Here…


1934 Wards Spring & Summer Catalog Fabrics

Recently I found a 1934 Wards Spring & Summer Catalog, Portland, Oregon edition at a garage sale for 50¢! I was so excited that I was jumping up and down squealing. Well not really but I was thinking about it! This catalog is a keeper!  It has illustrations of all kinds of wonderful items you could Read More Here…


Vintage Junk Treasures # 13

Welcome to Vintage Junk Treasures #13. This is where I will show you what I have found recently at garage sales and thrift stores. It has been so hot here that a turkey and pilgrims didn’t live to talk about the heat. More on that story below.     This is custard glass souvenir from Aberdeen, Read More Here…


Easy Method to Print on Vintage Paper & A Quick Gift Idea

Do you love vintage paper items such as sheet music, old books and old maps? Me too! Now I don’t recommend destroying a good vintage book or old map but you can often find old tattered ones at sales. I want to share with you my easy method to print an image or saying on Read More Here…