Shabby To Chic Makeovers Blog Posts

A Generic Trash Can Gets A Cute Cottage Style Makeover

See how a generic stainless steel trash can gets a cute cottage style makeover with a coat of paint and a touch of vintage imagery, perfect for a Shabby Chic inspired bathroom. Lisa's Creative Designs Blog A Generic Trash Can Gets A Cute Cottage...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Nov 22, 2014

A Quick and Easy Way To Dress Up A Naked Lampshade

This simple decorating tip will show you how to easily dress up a naked lampshade that is dull and boring. This easy trick will give it a whole new look. Even a beginner can tackle this project! Lisa's Creative Designs Blog A Quick and Easy Way...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Nov 12, 2014

Before and After: A Pair Of Thrift Store Canisters Get A Makeover

Before and After: A Couple Of Thrifty Finds Get A New Look Hi All, Who doesn’t love a good before and after story? Today I would like to share one with you. It’s no secret that I love hunting through … Continue reading → Lisa&...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 17, 2014

How To Make A Beach Inspired Bottle Lamp

Learn How To Make A Beach Inspired Bottle Lamp For Your Seaside Cottage Hello My Dear Blogland Friends, Last week I featured this cute lamp I created for a staging client in my post Staging A Beach Inspired Bedroom On … Continue reading →...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 11, 2014

Before and After: Upcycled Antique Vanity Nightstands

A Pair of Upcycled Antique Vanity Nightstands Add Charm to a Master Bedroom Hello My Bloggie Friends, Today I am very excited to share an upcycled furniture project I recently finished for my Master Bedroom. I have been working on … Continue re...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Aug 6, 2014

Creative Upcycling: A Whimsical Bubble Gum Pink Bookshelf and Dresser

Happy Spring Everyone! Today I am happy to say that Spring is finally here after a week of cold rain and dreary days. The sun is out and it is in the low 60′s. Woohoo! I hope this keeps up! … Continue reading → Lisa's Creative...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Mar 20, 2014

Before and After: A Roadside Find Shabby to Chic Table Makeover

A Before and After Story: A Roadside Table Gets a New Look With a Little Paint and Creativity. Hi All, If you are a proud junk addict, upcycler, shabby chic enthusiast you may appreciate my post today. I am always … Continue reading →Lisa...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Feb 6, 2014

More Upcycled Lighting : A Couple Of Thift Store Chandelier Makeovers

Hi All, Today I would like to share with you a couple of projects I have recently completed. I love working with old lighting fixtures. A couple of months ago I bought quite a few old brass chandeliers at some … Continue reading →Lisa...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Oct 24, 2013

Creative Lighting Project: An Upcycled Bait Basket Pendant Light

An Old Metal Bait Cage Gets a New Life As A Cool Pendant Light.  Happy October Blogland Friends! Today I wanted to share with you a quick and easy project I just completed. I found this old vintage bait basket at … Continue reading →Lis...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Oct 7, 2013

A Cool Mid Century Modern Night Stand Makeover, Good Bye Grandma..Hello Gorgeous!

A Thrift Store Mid Century Mod Nightstand Gets a New Look with Blue and Silver Paint Hello Blog Land Buddies! Happy  Fall Y’all! I am so happy to have  Autumn finally here! For the past week or so it has … Continue reading →Lisa&#...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 25, 2013

Before and After: Upcycled Vintage Doll Cradles

A Pair of Vintage Doll Cradles Get A Shabby to Chic Makeover Hi All, Today was the first day of school for my kiddies. I can’t believe summer is on its way out so soon. I have noticed Fall Decor popping up in … Continue reading →...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Aug 27, 2013

A Trendy Makeover: Vintage Mid Century Mod Kitchen Chairs

A Pair of Thrift Store Mid Century Mod Kitchen Chairs Get a Fresh New Look Hi All, I absolutely love redesigning thrift store furniture pieces. It has to be one of my favorite creative projects to work on. In the … Continue reading →Lisa&...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Jun 24, 2013

A Master Bedroom Update: An Upcycled Home Office Nook

Happy Monday Everyone, As you know, I have been working on my master bedroom for over two months now. It is slowly coming along nicely. Today I would like to share with you my “Upcycled Home Office Nook” that takes up a … Continue...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Jun 16, 2013

A Shabby To Chic Beach Rocking Chair Makeover & Master Bedroom Update

Hi All, Today I am happy to share with you a ”shabby to beach chic” rocking chair makeover I recently completed. I found this little rocking chair at a thrift shop a couple of months ago in the weathered, chippy condition you see her...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Apr 16, 2013

Decorating Inspiration…A Master Bedroom Mood Board

Hello Blogland Friends, If you have been reading my blog for awhile then you may remember when I mentioned my bucket list for 2013. I plan on redesigning all three bedrooms on the second floor. Each room needs a complete overhaul … Continue re...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Mar 1, 2013

How To Paint An Old Laminate Floor, Yes It Can Be Done!

Hi Everyone, I have just completed a new project that I am excited to share with you today.A couple of years ago we had laminate flooring installed in our kitchen. I was so excited to replace the vinyl flooring with the … Continue reading U...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Feb 17, 2013

A Creative Staircase Makeover…A Redesign How To Guide

Hi All, This week’s post has been a long time coming.  I began this project months ago and it progressed over time. It has been finished for quite some time too. I am ashamed to admit I have been sitting on … Continue reading →Lis...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Nov 2, 2012

Upcycled Chic ~ Decorating With Vintage Windows

Happy Friday Everyone! Things have been a little crazy around here this week. I have been gearing up for the holidays, creating new items, snapping photos and getting ready to upload them to my website and Etsy shop. Summer is barely … Continu...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Oct 5, 2012

Creative Decorating ~ Crafting An Upcycled Medicine Cabinet

Howdy Folks! I hope Autumn has arrived in your neck of the woods. Fall has bestowed its beautiful face upon us in eastern North Carolina. I have had my windows open every day and I love the fresh air. It has … Continue reading →Lisa'...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 27, 2012

Updating Bathroom Cabinetry…Cottage Style

Hi All, First off, I would like to apologize for the hokey post some of you received via email this week. I was working on some bugs with my blog, created a test post and hit Publish instead of TRASH!  … Continue reading →Lisa's Cre...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 20, 2012
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