Chalk-Painted Switchplates

Yup, who knew how good chalk painted switchplates could look?  On a dark backsplash, the cream colored plastic switchplates just don't cut it. Thank you Annie Sloan. All that is needed is the following:  switchplates, Annie Sloan paint and Annie Sloan clear and dark wax, paintbrush, sandpaper, rags and something to prop the wet plates … Continue reading Chalk-Painted Switchplates

Simply a Stool

We've been remodeling a cabin in the woods we bought a year ago.  As remodels go, the construction process once we replaced the initial contractor with an experienced GC has gone pretty smoothly but challenged the wallet in a big way. Our contractor is beyond amazing and worth every single detailed minute of labor he puts in … Continue reading Simply a Stool