Monthly Archives: March 2014

To DIY  or not to DIY…

To DIY or not to DIY…

…that is the question. Whether ’tis Nobler in the mind to suffer The Slings and Arrows of outrageous DIY misfortunes, Or to take Charge (or cash) against a Sea of handmade troubles, And by buying something ready-made, end them? OK, that’s as far as I can go with that. Here’s the point: Much as we(…)

I hate these frickin’ chairs

I hate these frickin’ chairs

I hate looking at them. I hate working on them. I hate writing about them. After our last post, it got personal with me and these chairs. A point of honor.  I was not going to be defeated in this DIY endeavor. Defeat was just. not. gonna. happen. When we discovered we didn’t have enough(…)

Have you ever done this kind of thing?

Have you ever done this kind of thing?

Remember that easy-breezy chair make-over project I was going to knock out and share with you absolutely fo sho no later than today? (You know, the one we wrote about here and here.) Well, maybe these pictures will explain how it’s gone down better than a thousand words ever could. And that’s where we are.(…)