Cassie

Gold Leaf Lettered & Painted Flower Pots

by Cassie April 14, 2014

Today you can find me over at my blog, Primitive and Proper, sharing how to create these fun flower pots to add a touch of glam to your porch!   I used just a few products to create these including my favorite white paint, General Finishes Snow White.   I love this white because it […]

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A Quick Bookcase Makeover with Paint

by Cassie March 14, 2014

Today I am on my blog, Primitive and Proper, giving a quick revamp to some bookcases in my living room.  I actually painted the bookcases originally when we moved into the house a couple years ago. They were great and I have loved them, but I was just over the orange. With the help of […]

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Quick and Easy Vintage Wood Refresh

by Cassie March 5, 2014

Today I am on my blog sharing how I quickly and easily freshen up work vintage wood, giving it some new life. All I needed was Howard’s Restor-a-Finish…. and Howard’s Feed-N-Wax.       Hop on over to Primitive and Proper for all the details!

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DIY Industrial Pipe Built In Shelves

by Cassie February 17, 2014

Today I am over on my blog sharing all the details of these industrial pipe built ins my husband and I made this weekend. I used industrial piping, and stained the wood using a couple products from Rockler…. General Finishes Java gel Stain: And rags:   Head on over to Primitive and Proper for all […]

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Industrial Kitchen Island featuring Briwax

by Cassie February 5, 2014

The other day on my blog I finally shared my kitchen island reveal! Our kitchen has been a process for us and one of the major elements is the new island that my neighbor designed and built for me based on my inspiration images, and size and storage requirements.  I completely messed up the top […]

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Lamp Black Chippendale Chair Makeover

by Cassie January 13, 2014

Today on my blog I am sharing a very swanky chippendale set of chairs makeover. I used two of my favorite products from Rockler…. General Finishes Milk Paint in Lamp Black…   and General Finishes Water Based Top Coat in Satin. to create this sleek look….   Head over to Primitive and Proper for all the […]

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Writing on the Wall with General Finishes Paint from Rockler

by Cassie January 9, 2014

Today on my blog I am sharing a 5 minute project with high impact.  This is one of those small projects that shows just what a little paint can do. All I needed was a pencil, an angled brush, and General Finishes Milk Paint in lamp black from Rockler. Here’s a little sneak peek….   Head […]

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White and Gold Faux Taxidermy and a White and Gold Dining Table

by Cassie December 11, 2013

Today you can find me on my blog sharing one of my favorite color combinations on two projects!  Do you love white and gold as much as I do- so elegant! Armed with some of my favorite paint, General Finishes Milk Paint in Snow White, and gilding wax, I freshened up a faux miniature deer […]

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Simple Antler Mount Makeover

by Cassie November 20, 2013

Today on my blog I am sharing a quick and easy antler mount makeover using General Finishes Milk Paint in Snow White from Rockler. I used it to take this drab antler mount from blah…. to rustic glam! Hop over to Primitive and Proper for more details!

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Curved Vintage Desk Finished with Liberon Black Bison Wax

by Cassie November 13, 2013

Today I am sharing a desk makeover on my blog! I recently found a fabulously shaped vintage desk with a horrible finish!  With a little paint and love, and finishing it up with these two products from Rockler…. Liberon Black Bison Paste Wax Box of Rags   It was on its way to looking gorgeous! […]

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“Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost” from Lettered and Lined

by Cassie October 29, 2013

I was so excited to review a couple prints from Lettered and Lined!  Today I am sharing on my blog why I chose this particular print and how I displayed it in a unique way.     Hop on over to Primitive and Proper to see exactly what it is hanging on.  And be sure […]

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Cassie’s Federal Blue Coffee Table

by Cassie October 22, 2013

Today I am on my blog, Primitive and Proper, sharing a fun coffee table makeover! I used a fun blue paint, General Finishes Milk Paint in Federal Blue, Minwax Wipe On Poly in Satin, And Liberon Steel Wool to finish this piece off. Here is the result!     Be sure to hop over to […]

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Cassie’s Gold Dipped Dining Table

by Cassie September 30, 2013

Come over to Primitive and Proper today to see how I took a dining table that needed love from this…..   to this….   using my trusty Wunderfil,   as well as General Finishes Milk Paint, and General Finishes Satin Finishing wax! Hop over to Primitive and Proper for all the details!

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Cassie’s Two Toned Mid Century Modern Sideboard

by Cassie September 11, 2013

Today on my blog I am sharing one of my favorite pieces of furniture to date— and it’s for my own home! I searched high and low for the right piece.  Lucky for me the wood was in decent shape,  but I wanted to update it with a fresh look and also wanted to add […]

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Shabby Chic Coffee Table by Cassie

by Cassie September 5, 2013

Today you can find me on my blog sharing how I layered colors and paints to create a shabby chic and beachy finish on this curbside find coffee table!     It took a little chalk paint as well as General Finishes Milk Paint in Antique White,   General Finishes Satin Finishing Wax and a […]

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Sleek Mid Century Lamp Black Sideboard

by Cassie August 27, 2013

Recently, I had the chance to refinish a piece of furniture for a dear friend of mine!  I am sharing it today on my blog! She brought me a fabulous mid century sideboard and told me the look she wanted, and also provided the hardware.  I told her which supplies to order from Rocker, including…. […]

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Adorable Retro Red and White Dining Set

by Cassie August 20, 2013

Today I am at my blog, Primitive and Proper, sharing this fun retro dining set in red and white! All I needed for this project was General Finishes Milk Paint from Rockler in Antique White and Red Pepper…. General Finishes Satin Finishing Wax from Rockler… Sandpaper and some elbow grease!   Head over to Primitive […]

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Cassie’s Lamp Black Gossip Bench

by Cassie August 15, 2013

Hello!  Today on my blog I am sharing the dreams of my youth as well as a little gossip bench makeover!  I purchased this piece at a yard sale last weekend and it only needed a little paint to update it! Here it is before….   And after some General Finishes Milk Paint, General Finishes […]

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Cassie’s First Time with Howard Restor-A-Finish

by Cassie August 14, 2013

There’s a first time for everything, right?  I can’t believe in all the years of my furniture refinishing, I had yet to use Howard Restor-A-Finish from Rockler. I finally used it on a table that was the perfect candidate, which I am sharing today on my blog.  As you can see, the top of this […]

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Sawyer’s Lamp Black Vintage Desk

by Cassie August 12, 2013

Happy Monday!  Today you can find me, Cassie, over at my blog, Primitive and Proper, sharing a fun makeover for my son Sawyer.  He’s a growing boy, and needed a desk to suit his growing needs.  I finally found one the perfect size and price for him and gave it some love with my favorite […]

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