The Crazy Painting Lady

Painting Chair

Yes, that's me -The Crazy Painting Lady, or maybe I should say, the painting lady that's crazy!  Either way, I've been quite nutty lately while I've been busy working hard and tackling lots of painting projects... From rooms to doors, from furniture to moulding, I have been non-stop painting for … [Read more...]

Changes + News

DIY Project Gallery - SAS Interiors

Let's start with... Changes. You may have noticed a few changes around here over the past few weeks. For one, the header got some updating (thanks to my awesome web & graphic designer, Ashley at Dreamup Studios). I'm always up for alittle updating and since it's been over a year, I thought … [Read more...]

The Art of Hanging Art: Tips for Hanging Art and Pictures

Art

I've written quite a few posts about hanging art, but when a friend recently moved into a new house and asked me what is appropriate to go where... I decided to revisit the 'must-know' tips to hanging art! Hanging pictures and artwork can be tricky and intimidating, and often result in bare walls, … [Read more...]

Glass Bottle Turned Candle

bottle turned candle

I've been working on so many big projects lately (like the stairs, painting, and this chair) that I wanted to take a quick break and create something super quick and easy to share with you. One of my favorite drinks, especially in the summer, is Saratoga Sparkling Water. Since I live in the town … [Read more...]

Useful Ideas and Layouts to Create a Photo Gallery Wall

Different Layouts and Sizes to Create a Photo Gallery Wall

My most popular post to date that you, my awesome readers, just swoon over is how to create a photo wall display. This post alone has received well over 70,000 views and today I'm sharing even more great ideas and layouts to create your own photo gallery wall. Knowing where to begin when creating … [Read more...]

Lantern Love

PicMonkey Collage

I'm finishing up a kitchen renovation for a local client (which looks amazing and I can't wait to share pictures) and we're at the point of choosing light fixtures.  Most have already been selected and some already installed, but we wanted to find something extra special for the foyer light as you … [Read more...]

The Best Tip to Hang a Picture

Picture Hanging Made Easy

Yesterday I shared my newly updated two toned mirror with silver leaf detail and today I'm sharing the 411 on how I hung it on the wall.  I've been using this tip for years (well maybe not that long, but it's been a while), yet never shared it - forgive me please.  This easy-peasy … [Read more...]

Two Toned Mirror with Faux Silver Leaf Detail

Two Toned Mirror by @Jenna_Burger

Another summer week is underway.  I can't believe how fast it's flying by, but I'm excited to be sharing a new DIY project with you - let's get started... Sometimes a small added detail truly makes a piece look completely new again.  While updating the buffet in my dining room with the new lamps … [Read more...]

It’s Summer, Get Organized Now and Have More Fun Later!

mudroom_5

With the arrival of Summer comes a plethora of swim gear, sandals, and beach bags.  It's the time of year when the kids are out of school and us moms are on the go 24-7.  There's no time to stay organized with the pitter-patter of kids running through the house, so instead of straightening "the … [Read more...]