Easy DIY Chalkboard

Easy Chalkboard by Renovar Design

Today’s Transformation Tuesday project is a very simple up-cycle and only requires a few supplies: (affiliate policy) A wooden display frame of some sort  (if you don’t have any, here is a great resource for inexpensive and beautiful barnwood frames) Wood Filler 150 grit sandpaper painter’s tape Sponge brush chalkboard paint I was lucky enough to find […]

DIY Re-purposed Wood Pumpkin Wall Decor

How to Make a Wooden Pumpkin Out of Scrap Wood

Fall is officially here, signs are everywhere – pumpkins are for sale, some trees are changing colors, the skies get darker earlier, it is crisp and cool in the morning, so I have succumbed.  Another summer has come and gone and I have allowed Autumn decor to make its way into our house and here is our […]

Oh My Heartsie Girl WW Linky Party {week 11}

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Did you know how informational a linky party is?  Last week we had over 280 link-ups! ATTENTION: Bloggers – please make sure you link up your latest and greatest posts to share with 9 blogs!  It would be awesome if you also followed all of us! Non-bloggers – check out some amazing crafts, recipes, DIY […]

Operation Project Organization ~ Month 3: Entryway – IN PROGRESS!

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We are halfway through March already!  Each time I post, I think, WOW?  How can this be?  Time is really flying by quickly and I am not looking forward to how quickly the 1st anniversary of my 39th birthday is coming upon me.  Mind you, it IS at the end of the year.  But it’s […]

Oh My Heartsie Girl WW (Week 10)

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Welcome To Oh My Heartsie Wordless Wednesday Another week bites the dust!  How have you all been doing?  I have been very, very busy crafting, painting and organizing away!  I have made so much progress on the house this past week – that I have even amazed myself!  My husband Marco has been such a […]

Fast/Easy/Cheap DIY St. Patrick’s Day Wreath

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    Question:  Is it really possible to make a wreath for 3 whole dollars?  (Not including tax, of course!)  Answer:  Why yes my friends, yes it is!  Proof is in the pictures… I simply took a dollar store wreath and wrapped in a dollar store green boa. (two whole bucks) I love how it […]

Transformation Tuesday ~ Vintage Step-Up Table Make-Over

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  Hey guys!  In today’s episode of Transformation Tuesday I updated an ugly and outdated set of vintage step-up tables and gave them a fresh, beachy feel.  I used products from Farmhouse Paints again.  I just can’t tell you how much I LOVE this stuff & you can read more about my product reviewHERE. Supplies: Zinsser Primer […]

Easy DIY Pumpkin Tutorial

DIY Pumpkin Thanksgiving Craft (5)

Welcome friends! My name is Jenny – I am the brawn behind Renovar Design.  This is my FIRST official blog post and I am so very excited to share it with you!  Please follow me along, in the blog, which shares my personal journey of chasing my dreams – and HOPEFULLY (fingers, toes, eyes, arms and […]

How to Use Decorative Stickers for Easy DIY Project

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A Family Heirloom Comes to Life  A professional organizer will say that the extra stuff clutters our homes, our lives and our minds. I won’t disagree entirely. Rather I will make an excuse. Sometimes those things in our lives that we don’t know what to do with at the time are just too cool, too good, or too sentimental to get rid of. Sometimes holding on to stuff until you have the perfect inspiration can pay off. Case in point: This oval frame with dome glass has been in our family for close to 100 years. There is not an actual way to trace the years because my grandmother was orphaned at the age of 3 with both parents dying […]