How To Use Modern Masters Metal Effects

DIY-Aged-Copper-Mailbox-Makeover-H2OBungalowHow To Use Modern Masters Metal Effects

I was in a painting class last year and the instructor asked me if I wanted to see a really awesome product. Of course I said sure…paint geek that I am :) It was like liquid metal paint.  You could paint an item to look like metal, pretty much anything… and then age it with a luscious oxidized patina only time could have orchestrated.

Except time wasn’t a factor.

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Simple Fall Projects You Can Do In An Hour


Now that our construction is finally winding down I can concentrate a little more on seasonal cheer and start to prepare for the fast approaching holiday season.  We are still navigating around boxes, stepping over tools and haven’t yet moved back into our side of the house.   With all of this going on I need simple fall projects to welcome in the fall season.

I know I’m not the only one short on time who wants a little fall decor!

So, I figure this is a great time to share how an hour and a few simple supplies can fallify your home.

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DIY Open Shelf Vanity

DIY-Open-Shelf-Vanity-Free-Plans-Included-H2OBungalowI’ve shared pictures of my DIY open shelf vanity in progress for the last several weeks, no….probably the last few months.  I’m over the top excited to finally share my project as well as the story behind it and thank the awesome people who helped make this plan of mine a reality!

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Ralph Lauren Knock Off Nautical Pendant Light


When I saw this Ralph Lauren Miramar nautical pendant light in the September issue of Coastal Living I nearly swooned.  It was perfect for the reading nook I’m planning.  Classic and just tad bit coastal.    My heart was going pitter patter as I imagined it hanging from my ceiling by my favorite comfy red leather reading chair.  unfortunately my vision crashed and burned when I found it online…

With a price tag of $3000.

Uuuhhhhh, NO!!!!!

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Mid Century Coffee Table Makeover


This months theme in the Furniture Makeover Group I belong to is two tone.  The perfect project for me since this project sat in my garage for months, waiting on me to finish it.  Which is really silly because my mid century coffee table makeover was super easy.  I love the clean lines and simple contrast of white on wood tone that this period of furniture is so well known for.

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