teal bench makeover

Gorgeous teal bench makeover!  See how easy it is to refinish old furniture to make it new again.| lollyjane.com

Earlier this month we shared the perfect teal color, Teal Zeal by Glidden paint.  It’s part of their new simplified color palette and we just adore it.  Check out our many color inspiration ideas, so much eye candy for the home!  This bench has been in our marriage as long as our oldest daughter has been.  My […]

The best color teal ever!

Love this color "Teal Zeal" by Glidden. Gorg!

We love paint. Like, love it to the point where we inevitably end up in the paint department at Walmart or Home Depot on any given trip just looking at swatches with a little bubble emoji above our heads, thinking about what we can paint or REpaint next. True story.  Every time I walk past […]

DIY rolling garden cart

Pretty painted DIY rolling garden cart | via lollyjane.com

Hello green thumbs!  If you’re a big gardening fan, this tutorial is for you!  We’re black thumbs but still appreciate a pretty piece of furniture, even if it’s intended for the outdoors!  Kelli’s had this cabinet since her family began over twelve years ago.  Our cute mom bought it for her and her new groom […]

chalky finish chair makeover

Easy distressed chalky finish chair makeover with inexpensive chalk paint + a little time! via @lollyjaneblog

We are knee deep in a teen bedroom overhaul.  I’m talking bubblegum pink 15′ tall walls into serene gray with mint accents.  So cute.  Can’t wait to reveal the full bedroom soon.  We put in forty hours combined last week painting.  In Arizona’s 110 degree weather.  But it’ll be so worth the end product, even […]

Striped nautical stool revamp

Striped Nautical Stool revamp. Love the gold anchor, cute!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape Brand Painter’s Tape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Remember when we inherited a whole slew of decor + furniture from our grandparents? Well in the lot of vintage pieces were these cute wooden twin stools, perfect for the bathroom to help our littles […]

Furniture makeover… in just 3 easy steps!

Furniture-redo-LollyJane.com

Us Arizonan’s have been SO spoiled with our gorgeous 70-80 degree temps, aka: prime painting weather, and I was too happy to get started revamping a couch table I snagged on Craigslist for $70… AND completed in just 3 easy steps! Here’s a peek at the drab before (this now-sofa table had me at those […]

Americana Decor chalky paint, furniture makeover.

How to use Americana Chalky Paint finish on furniture. Huge variety of colors!

If you follow us on Instagram, you’ve been waiting patiently for this chalky paint review.  We shared a sneak peek of DecoArt’s Americana Chalky Paint and our followers were SO excited!  No more homemade chalk paint, no more spending a ridiculous amount of money on matte paints, no more color mixing.  Now you can buy […]

mint farmhouse table

Stain top mint chalkpaint farmhouse table #farmhousetable #chalkpaint #mint

This week my in-laws are visiting and I finally got my craft room cleaned up a little.  Which reminded me I never posted final shots of my mint farmhouse table and my review of trying homemade chalk paint, I love how cheap and easy it is!!  I’ve seen tons of these tables in people’s houses […]

Two-tone coffee table tutorial | furniture makeover

DIY two-tone coffee table tutorial

Happy Monday! We’re back with another easy tutorial today, this time sharing how to take a boring thrifted coffee table and turning it into a two-tone beauty!  As y’all know, we like to share inexpensive alternatives to spending major money and this one was one of our cheapest furniture redo’s yet. (; Take a peek […]

Wicker comeback: Love it or Hate it?

Easy DIY how to paint wicker furniture.

Have you fallen for the wicker trend??  We’ve seen on Pinterest that wicker is making a comeback (aka Mandi is making it come back) but we aren’t sure yet if we love it or hate it.  We scored this $20 bench at a yard sale and immediately hated the top.  Because I live in a […]

diy cupboard door hooks

Make cute hooks by screwing fun knobs into a repainted cupboard door, easy! #diy #hooks #knobs

My 10 year old is the most unorganized child I know.  And I have over 40 nieces and nephews under age 14 so that’s a pretty good range of  kids to gauge.  When I write down “clean room” on her chore list, she rolls her eyes and says “But Ma-uhm! I like my room messy, […]

cupboard door serving tray

Upcycled cupboard door serving tray by LollyJane.com #upcycle #cupboarddoor

I love the end result of this cupboard door serving tray.  When I was describing it to Kristi, she gave me a sideways glance…you know the one your mom used to give you in high school whens she was suspicious of you?  Yep, that’s the look Kris gave me.  I tried telling her that upcycling […]

thrifted magazine rack

thrifted magazine rack #upcycle #spraypaint

Hi guys!  Today I’m sharing a quick before and after turquoise beauty.  I found this magazine rack at Goodwill for $3.99 and although I didn’t have a place for it, I thought the price was right so why not?  I shared some spray painting tips last year but this distressing technique on this piece wasn’t sanded […]

Herringbone bookcase | Craft room makeover

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So I’ve lived in my house for about 2 years now.  And I’m just getting around to my craft room.  Blog fail, much??  It’s been serving it’s purpose to me daily by housing my craft supplies so no harm done, but now it’ll serve that same purpose and will be appealing to the eyes.  Finally. […]

Furniture makeover: kitchen barstools

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So if you caught Kelli and I on our big (cheesy) news debut recently, you will have read that we’re “cheapskates!”  Kelli MEANT to say frugal but when you’re on live TV, you (and by you, I mean WE) tend to kind of fuddle with your words so yep, we labeled ourselves as cheapskates. Which […]

aqua nightstands

aqua nightstands

So I’m totally in love with these aqua nightstands.   I got them on Facebook for $60.  Yes, I said Facebook.  How many of you have a private {large} group where you sell to each other?  I’m in about 4 groups and they’re awesome!  You have less risk of a weirdo coming to your house […]

Mint Dresser Redo |painting tutorial

mint dresser lollyjane.com

I recently refinished this dresser for a friend’s nursery.  I debated about saying it caught fire so I could secretly keep it, lol…but it was her childhood dresser and she’s actually a close friend so in the end I gave it back to her (;  I’m pretty much in love with this mint dresser redo, […]

coffee table redo |trash to treasure

coffee table redo trash to treasure lollyjane

I love junk! And my neighbor’s know it.  One of those cool neighbors had a big donation pile sitting in front of her house and offered me first dibs.  That’s where I found this beautiful wood coffee table top.  Just the top.  I didn’t hesitate, that sucker was heavy so I had my hubby come […]

how to distress furniture with spray paint and a sander

how to distress furniture with spray paint and a sander lollyjane.com

One of the most asked questions I get from friends is how I get the perfect distressed, aged, vintage feel for furniture.  While there are tons of techniques out there, the easiest is way is so simple: spray paint and a sander.  Yes, that’s it.  Here is how to distress furniture with spray paint and a sander […]

Wooden Crate with Casters

DIY Crate Casters LollyJane ToyBox

We wanted to give our friend a darling baby shower gift that could double as storage.  This wooden crate with casters was the perfect gift: handmade + nursery theme/colors = happy mama-to-be. Inspiration: Running with ScissorsTruth: Not a very detailed DIY so I had a lot of learning on my own, sigh… Okay so here […]