DIY Before & After

The little table that could.

There once was a sad little table that no one wanted.  It was tossed into a dark corner in a garage, waiting and hoping to be rescued.  All it wanted was someone who could see it's potential and possibility that it had underneath all of the scrapes, scuffs and scars. Full of spider webs, dust… Continue reading The little table that could.

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Counter top makeover with Beyond Paint.

Living in a 1920's farmhouse requires more than just having a country soul, it means so much more than that. It requires a heart that is able to see potential, possibility and one that will pour love into every single part of the farmhouse, including the ugly not so glorious parts. Now, fixing up a… Continue reading Counter top makeover with Beyond Paint.

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Potato Sack Ottoman

"The seeker embarks on a journey to find what he wants, and discovers, along the way, what he needs." Two weeks ago I came across a great little ottoman at Hope Gospel Mission Bargain Center in Eau Claire, Wi for $3.00!  After my employee discount the total came to around $2.80! What a deal! (p.s.… Continue reading Potato Sack Ottoman

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Travel inspired desk.

“For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” - Robert Louis Stevenson If you are a regular follower of Anchored Way Trading Co, you by now know that I am a lover of travel, adventure, wandering back roads and the… Continue reading Travel inspired desk.

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Mini truck-garden tutorial.

I remember it like it was yesterday.  Dad would park the van in their driveway in Minnesota, us 3 kids would jump out as fast as we could, and run down the sidewalk on the hill that was graced with beautiful flower and rock gardens all the way to Grandma and Grandpas door. Grandma and… Continue reading Mini truck-garden tutorial.

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Red license plate dresser.

“Go and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here. Make. Good. Art.” ~Neil Gaiman I love being an artist.  It is my passion.  I love the feelings that come along with creating and transforming a piece of furniture.   It gives… Continue reading Red license plate dresser.

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TV Stand dresser.

   ' The art of living is always to make a good thing out of a bad thing.'   ~ E.F. Schmacher Art to me is about vision.  It is about seeing potential in something that others may not see.  It is about taking something and changing it, making it unique , making it your… Continue reading TV Stand dresser.