Fall is one of my favorite seasons (next to summer of course) and it’s right around the corner! I could not be more excited! Fall in New England is just the best! The air is crisp. (I mean sweater weather anyone?) The leaves change to beautiful shades of red, orange and yellow and who doesn't love a stroll through a county fair or an apple orchard? One of my favorite parts of Fall is the decorating! Everything becomes so much more cozy and welcoming in the Fall. It's a time where we once again start welcoming friends and family into our homes. What better way to greet your guests than with this easy DIY scarecrow wreath?
One of the things I enjoy most about my job is being able to take a piece that most people wouldn’t take a second glance at and give it a new life. I mean how awesome is it to take a piece someone was thinking about throwing away and completely transform it so they can use it in their home for years to come? Not to mention the fact they can say its a one of a kind piece is pretty awesome too! Recently I had the honor of doing this for a client on a sewing table that had belonged to his mother and had since been damaged. Take a look at the before and after pictures! Can you believe the transformation? If you want to know my secrets then keep reading...
Hello everyone! Welcome back to our crystal series. I know many of you may have questions when it comes to using crystals. So whether you are just beginning your work with crystals, are curious to how to use crystals to benefit you or are looking for crystals for a specific purpose, I am here to help! For those of you just starting out, this is the perfect post for you! I am going to be talking about some great crystals for beginners. (I mean hey, we all need to start somewhere right?)
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Hey there fellow Painters! I have been getting a lot of questions lately about what tools I am using when I’m painting my furniture. So, I decided to let you in on some of my secrets. Now I can’t give away everything I know (I mean come on, we would be here forever if I did that), but I am going to let you get the inside scoop of what I keep in my “Painter’s Toolbox” (And no I don’t keep my supplies in a toolbox). Whether you have never picked up a paint brush in your life and have decided to start painting anyway (Yayyyy you by the way!!!) or have been painting for years, here are 10 things every furniture painter needs.
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Hi Everyone! Nice to meet you! I'm Alexa, one of the owners of Flipping Stones! Join my wonderful business partners, Gabriel, Marco and I as we explore everything DIY from Flipping Furniture to Handmade Jewelry and even to Gabe and Marco's Flea Market Flip adventures! I'm so excited for you to take this journey with us!