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The Easy Way to Take Apart a Pallet

by Mary Beth August 29, 2014

I love pallets and all of the amazing things you can make with them but my question has always been, where do I start? I had the pallets but had no idea to take them apart until I received the Rockwell VersaCut Circular Saw from Rockler.  This saw is amazing.  It took me less than […]

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Nightstand Makeover

by diy August 16, 2014

Check out all the details over at Its So Very Cheri We glued on the track that had fallen off the bottom of one of the drawers, using GORILLA GLUE. Thank you to D Lawless for carrying amazing hardware. We love the pink carnival glass pulls.

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Coral and Gold Vanity Featuring General Finishes

by Cassie August 11, 2014

Today I am sharing a girly and glam makeover on my blog, Primitive & Proper. When I found this vanity, it was in rough shape, but a little bit of love, elbow grease, gold, and some of my favorite items from Rockler including…. General Finishes Milk Paint… General Finishes Satin Finishing Wax…. And it was […]

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One Little Two Little Lamp Black Tables

by Cassie August 6, 2014

Hop on over to my blog to check out a couple of tables that got a makeover with General Finishes Lamp Black and Briwax Golden Oak!   Here’s a little sneaky peeky for you… You can see all the details of these tables at Primitive & Proper! Hope to see you there!  

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Table Make-overs

by diy August 4, 2014

We were looking for a desk at a second hand store–and we found one. It was an amazing deal- really. We walked in and it was a “blue tag day”. It was our first time in this store. We looked at the desk and come to find out – the desk was a blue tag […]

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Filling Holes with Wunderfil from Rockler

by Cassie July 30, 2014

Today I am sharing a great dresser and table makeover on my blog, Primitive & Proper. One of the essential parts of this makeover was changing the knobs out, which required filling holes. I used my favorite filler, Wunderfil, from Rockler to fill existing hardware holes. I was able to take a traditional dresser and […]

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Persian Blue Side Table featuring Rockler and Gorilla Glue

by Cassie July 24, 2014

I love projects that can be done in a day!  Today on my blog I am sharing a sweet little side table makeover featuring some of my favorite General Finishes products from Rockler: milk paint and satin finishing wax. I also used some of my trusty Gorilla Glue, and in the end, I ended up […]

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Rockler projects

by diy July 13, 2014

10x and 10-15x magnifiers These will come in handy for all those delicate projects where you can look at something tiny and work with it.  We used these in the diamond business to identify flaws in diamonds. I will also be working on a project soon using these corbels. Have you checked out the thousands […]

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DIY Painted Picnic Table

by Cassie July 7, 2014

Today I am at my blog, Primitive & Proper, sharing a fun picnic table update!  We inherited this picnic table with the purchase of our house, and with the help of General Finishes Milk Paint from Rockler, I was able to transform it completely. Here’s a little peek….   So head on over to Primitive […]

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White and Gold Desk Makeover with General Finsihes

by Cassie July 2, 2014

Today you can find me on my blog, Primitive & Proper (which by the way got a makeover, too!), sharing another white and gold midcentury piece- what can I say?  I am on a white and gold midcentury kick!  I am also on an ice cream kick, but that’s another story.   Anyhow, I used […]

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The Easy Way to Strip and Refinish a Table

by Mary Beth June 26, 2014

My dining room table had seen better days. It had pencil marks, scuffs, scratches and stains.  I did not like the way it looked but I was really dreading redoing it.  I had a fear of strippers ~ what can I say? But thankfully I found just the right products from Rockler to take my […]

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Shabby Chic Room Updated

by diy June 25, 2014

After 2 moves we needed some updating. Check out how my little girls dresser and hutch turned out. I used General Finishes Milk Paint and D Lawless knobs and hooks. She is in LOVE with the pink carnival glass knobs.

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Midcentury White and Gilded Cabinets Featuring Rockler

by Cassie June 23, 2014

Today you can find me at my blog, Primitive & Proper, sharing how I took some plain jane brown tired midcentury cabinets and gave them some cleaning up and some glam with white paint and gold leaf! I used my favorite white paint, General FInishes Snow White from Rockler, along with their finishing wax. Here’s […]

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Easy Furniture Refresh

by Mary Beth June 4, 2014

You don’t have to be a painting diva to refresh your furniture.   I used General Finishes Satin Finishing Wax in Natural from Rockler   along with  Venetian Bronze Cup Pulls also from Rockler to update an antique oak dresser in no time.   You can see the before and some more afters over at my blog, Cupcakes and […]

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Mod Desk Makeover with Rockler

by Cassie June 4, 2014

Today I am sharing a chic little midcentury desk makeover on my blog!   I used some of my favorite products from Rocker to create the look of this desk. General Finishes Snow White Milk Paint   General Finishes Satin Finishing Wax   And Briwax Golden Oak. And here is what I came up with! […]

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Bring a Table to New Heights with Casters from Rockler

by Cassie May 28, 2014

Head on over to Primitive and Proper today, where I am sharing a great way to add style and height to an old dining table! I used these awesome casters from Rockler…   And brought this table up to date and up to current dining table heights… Head on over to Primitive and Proper for […]

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Aged Patina Green Dresser with Lion Head Pulls

by Cassie May 27, 2014

Today you can find me on my blog sharing a fun dresser makeover in a bright teal! With a little General Finishes Paint,     Golden Oak Briwax,   and Lion Head Pulls, all from Rockler, I created a funky look on this vintage dresser!   Head on over to Primitive and Proper for the […]

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Reclaimed Farm Table Featuring Rockler

by Cassie May 14, 2014

Today I am on my blog, Primitive and Proper, sharing how I finished a gorgeous reclaimed farm table my amazing neighbor created. I used just a couple of products to give it a fresh vintage look: General Finishes Milk Paint in Patina Green, and Briwax in Golden Oak. Here’s just a little peek for you, […]

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Wood Cutouts Featuring Rockler

by Cassie May 13, 2014

Today you can find me on my blog sharing a quick and easy project, as long as you have the shapes to work with already! Using General Finishes Milk Paints from Rockler and a bit of Briwax in Golden Oak, I painted some awesome shapes my neighbor cut out for me.   Here’s a peek […]

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Glam Emerald Green Midcentury Dresser featuring Rockler and Gorilla Glue

by Cassie May 12, 2014

Today you can find me at my blog, Primitive and Proper, sharing how I took this dresser…..   to this…. (sorry just s little peak)     using some love and labor, Gorilla Glue, Wunderfil wood filler, General Finishes Paint, and General Finishes wax! Head over to Primitive and Proper for all the details!  

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