Author Archives: shabbylisaw

Entrance to the Man Cave

In the winter of 2010, we renovated our basement.  We mostly finished the job, but not completely.  It’s like you hit a certain point, and leave the extras for later….a lot later. Here is how the entrance to the man … Continue reading

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My Wooden Bowls

Thanks to blogland, I have many new obsessions.  And one of these obsessions are wooden bowls. You may have noticed my new wooden bowl on my Killer Coffee Table Post. I picked it up at an estate sale last week … Continue reading

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The Coffee Table that nearly Killed Me

This is one of those purchases that I regretted as soon as I walked out of the thrift store. Perhaps it was the price of $29.  Not that it is a high price, but higher than I would normally pay … Continue reading

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From blah to fab!

I had a few items that I wanted to transform from blah to fab… including this lamp I purchased recently at an estate sale. And this smaller lamp and frame, as well as a cloche base (not pictured). I decided … Continue reading

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My New 4-Tier Server

Quite some time ago while doing my typical blog browsing I came across a super cute cupcake server made out of an old plant stand.  I knew I had to make my own. It’s made with your vintage wood plant … Continue reading

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The Green Side Table

I love blogs.  I love reading them, I only wish I would post to mine more.  I have lots of projects to post about, but every time I set down to post, I get tied up in looking at other … Continue reading

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My New “Shoe Chest”

Welcome to my laundry room.. This room is where we enter the house.  It’s the messiest “finished” room in the house.  If this picture doesn’t look bad enough…check this sight out. Yikes!!!!  This is our pile of shoes…mostly thanks to … Continue reading

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Guest Room Redo

Our guest room was bad.  So bad in fact, that every time we had guests, I made my daughter clear out of her bedroom and find another place to sleep so our guests could sleep in comfort. For the life … Continue reading

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Screen/Booth Divider

In anticipation of bringing my current space divider at Liberty Belle home – I’ve been on the lookout for something new.  I wanted something that was easier to move and didn’t take up so much space (though I have to … Continue reading

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Aged Wooden Bowl

Quite some time back I picked up a plain, hand-made wooden bowl at an estate sale. I loved the shape, but the bowl needed help.  It was far to yellow and it’s wood was in too pristine of condition for … Continue reading

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