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Violet Verbena PPG Voice of Color, 2017 Color of the Year

Remember last February when I attended the PPG Global Color Trends workshop in New York? It was then the 2017 Color of the Year was decided. It was such an amazing process to be a part of (read all about it here). In September Voice of Color announced Violet Verbena would be their ‘it’ color for 2017. Violet Verbena is a […]

soft farmhouse colors

We all know the farmhouse trend has been all the rage since the explosion of Pinterest a few years ago. Everyone has become a DIYer, and often the do it yourself hand gets a rustic spin, which lends perfectly to the farmhouse look. I’m so excited to share a collection of Modern Farmhouse Colors from Voice […]

Jewel tone paint colors in this Airbnb rental

Remember back last month when I shared the news about sinking our teeth into an Airbnb Apartment Makeover? (Click here for all the before photos). It’s all put together and I can’t wait to share the reveal! The Airbnb Rental After I still can’t believe the color combo I chose for this Airbnb rental, someone pinch me! […]

Restroom moodboard for a his and hers commercial space

I’ve been MIA for the last few weeks fixing up my newly opened restaurant The Union Street. I really wanted to trail you all along the journey, but when you cram 10 million projects into a tight deadline of 14 days I rarely had a minute to pick up my phone to check on my […]

old Jewelry box makeover, with paint and new hardware

Upcycled Old Jewelry box

October 28th, 2015 | Paint

A while back I came across a very dated jewelry box at the thrift shop, it was only $3.99, so I scooped it up. When paint was the theme for So You Think You’re Crafty last week I decided to dig it out of the ‘needs makeover’ pile and give is a breath of fresh […]

Painted wood signs from Fynes Designs

If you’ve been following along since the new year, you already know about the sign making biz I’ve fallen into, and my obsession with the scroll saw. Today my friends at PPG Voice of Color want to offer you the chance to get your hands on one of these fun colourful signs 100% custom made just for you! […]

The Nova Scotia Regional color collection from PPG Voice of Color

If you have never visited Nova Scotia you really must come, I’m so fortunate to live in such a beautiful place. The county I live in is coined for the world’s highest tides, Acadia University, and most importantly it is the agricultural heartland of the province.  If you have no idea where I’m talking about, Nova Scotia is […]

Summer Inspired painted furniture with Voice of Color Sun Proof exterior colors

Everything about todays project excites me. The colors, the burst of summer, the vibrancy of each image, the way the sun was blistering the day I was out painting (blistering isn’t a term we use here in May). Summer was my inspiration for this painted furniture, if you’re not quite there yet, stick around this […]

built in laundry room with instock fixtures from The Home Depot

It’s so nice to have my laundry life back in order (er, create some order in the laundry room), I’m so excited to show you what has been going on behind the scenes. My laundry room ideas are quite simple, considering the space is only 66″ wide there wasn’t a lot of room to get fussy. […]

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