Mailbox Makeover

Easy mailbox makeover with posh octagon design using ScotchBlue painters tape

My house is only a few years older than I am. I know… ancient, right? (;  The mailbox is original to the house which means it’s survived hot hot hot Arizona summers for 30+ years and let’s be honest, is in pretty bad shape.  (Like, really wobbly and on the rare occasion that it rains, my […]

diy address sign

diy address sign via #DIY #upcycle

I love giving handmade gifts!  I made this for my sister in law as part of our Secret Santa exchange, since it was so cheap to make…I also threw in a $25 gift card to her favorite restaurant.  She actually cheated the family SS exchange and handed me her name since she had a broken clock […]

Easy Hello Welcome Sign

Easy Hello Welcome Sign lollyjane (1)

We love signs.  We love paint and wood and saws and designing, everything to do with sign making.  Some of you may not know this but we’ve been making signs for over 6 years now.  We used to go by Lolly Jane Boutique and have shifted from selling signs and vinyl lettering to showing off […]

Mother’s Day Porch Makeover

Easy Outdoor Porch Makeover #KmartOutdoor LollyJane (6)

We had new windows installed this weekend and wow did they change the look of our house.  I’m chomping at the bit to paint the exterior but until then, I spruced up the front porch itself for just under $100…after shopping Kmart Outdoor Living.  This was such a fun Mother’s Day porch makeover! And I love […]

KMart Outdoor Lighting Challenge #cbias

Our indoor decor is pretty much done…tree up, mantle done, stockings hung…onto outdoor decor!  Wee! We got a little hyper shopping…probably because Kristi was only in town for one night so our time was limited!  We sure had fun shopping KMart’s Black Friday sales.  And we didn’t even have to go at midnight, there was […]

beaded garden stakes

beaded garden stakes

Today’s talented guest has a must-see blog and she’s sharing her beaded garden stakes today!  She has the BEST glazing technique ever: [glaze tute here] Check out a little of what she’s transformed: sconce wall . chippy console table . planter box She’s more amazing than we can say…you’ll have to see all of her cute before/afters yourself AND she’s not […]