We Are Pinnable at the end of June

We Are Pinnable at the end of June Wow can you believe it is the end of June? We are Pinnable have welcomed a few new people and we love that it is growing into a great place to be. Thank you for Joining us and being Pinnable at the End of June. We are trying to make We are Pinnable more inclusive and more of a community, we hope you like it that way.…

Refinishing outdoor furniture by giving it a chalk paint makeover.

Ombre Patio Chair Chalk Paint Makeover

Ombre Patio Chair Chalk Paint Makeover This  DIY ombre patio chair project took forever because of the weather.  I was beginning to think I had made a mistake starting it, but now I am really glad for my persistence. Finally there was three days of complete sunshine, I worked outside non stop loving every second of it. a aa Our set is about seven years old and it stays outside during the winter so it…

Upcycled vintage cabinet makeover with chalk paint.

Shabby Chic Upcycled Cabinet

Upcycle Vintage Cabinet with Chalk Paint Today’s post is a shabby chic cabinet makeover.  When we saw it Hubs and I both knew we wanted it.  Its has such gorgeous lines but it was in really bad shape.  I immediately knew it was to become a printer cabinet for the office, hubs thought it was gorgeous and was surprised when he heard he had no woodworking to do on it. a a This little cabinet…

We are Pinnable in Summer

We Are Pinnable in Summer It is summertime for us ( sorry Sam and anyone else down-under) it is glorious weather so welcome to We are Pinnable in Summer. We are trying to make We are Pinnable more inclusive and more of a community we hope you like it that way. Also, we are always delighted to see a few more of you have joined us at We are Pinnable. As you can see we…

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Shabby Chic Lamp

Old Family Lamp gets a Shabby Chic Makeover This diy shabby chic lamp is a labour of love.  My sons found it in my brother’s apartment and I remember this ugly thing sitting on his dresser.  Hubs had stored it in the garage and I knew I was not going to be able to just toss it away broken glass and all.  Thankfully the electrical part works just fine.  This may go in my grand…

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Vintage DIY Hatbox with Shabby Chic Style

Hatbox with Rag Roses This is my first time joining in on the  Destash challenge and I am quite excited.  My craft stash is ridiculously large and that’s how I want it. I hang on to little bits of leftovers to use up in small projects.  Once a year or so we travel to the USA so I always buy a stash of fabric and some craft stuff.  Having a stash inspires me to create.…

10 Beautiful Tilda Design Ideas

Tilda is designed by Tonne Finnager, a European designer from Norway.  Her ultra feminine, whimsical, somewhat shabby chic style mesmerizes me.  I love all things Tilda, her fabrics, her designs, her embellishments and her books. Tilda Designs are Whimsical and Unique I first came across Tilda designs in a bookstore while on vacation.  This is the first book I bought.  Its full of patterns for reindeer, cushions, dolls and other stunning whimsical designs.  I was…

We are Pinnable in June

We Are Pinnable in June As you can see we are trying to make We are Pinnable more inclusive and more of a community. Also, we are always delighted to see a few of you have joined us at our We are Pinnable Facebook group. Hopefully you have noticed  we plan on making it a place where friendships can be formed and bloggers can link up. This is a party where you can stay longer…