I must say I received an overwhelming, shut-the-front-door, knock-your-socks-off, kind of response to the QUICK AND EASY
Megan is the first to kick off. I'm sure many of you have a plain boring filing cabinet just begging for a makeover. Why not add a little pizzazz in the form of gold leafing:
from Rental RevivalA quick and easy weekend project with a few coats of paint and a little dry time between, you can turn your sad paper storage into something fabulous. Check out the tutorial here.
If you're still not on the gold train, maybe you could try your hand at a silvery-zinc look:
Now this lamp upgrade is so quick, I think it would put Speedy Gonzales to shame:
from The Gathered HomeSlap a little bling on your lamps chain and you're good to go. If you like it then you shoulda put a peacock on it... no? Well then, check out the rest of her gorgeous lamp here.
String art + Clocks = match made in art heaven. Check it:
Transferring Images to Wood couldn't get any easier following Becky's instructions.
from Sketchy StylesDear Mod Podge, thanks for being handy. That is all. Lovingly so, Trisha D.
Speaking of wood, why not distress a frame you have lying around?
from Frugality GalJazmin shows you how to add a little color and character to a chunky wood frame over here.
You know what's adorable? Polka dots. You know what's even more adorable? Polka dots on a red tricycle.
from R&R WorkshopRachel shows you how quick and easy it is to slap some vinyl and call it good over here.
Saving glass from the trash is one of my favorite things to do and the beau hates it. Maybe if I made something as vintage-y as Brooke's Olive Oil Bottle, he'd have a change of heart.
from Designed by BHThat metal tag is divine, no?
I hope you enjoyed the first edition of Around the Blogosphere- Quick and Easy on this fabulous Friday Afternoon.
What are you up to this weekend? Are you now squeezing in some time to jazz up random pieces of furniture? Maybe you're ready to tackle some quick art around the house...?