• Darling handpainted Completely Coral headboard | Gypsy Magpie

    Completely Coral Headboard

    I found this fun wood headboard on my local selling site and fell for the large round finials. I have a thing for a bright happy headboard so I pulled out my fresh shipment of Sweet Pickins paint and tried to decide between Pantry Door and Completely Coral. Two great colors but only one headboard, […]

  • Adorable Zinc High Chair | Gypsy Magpie

    Zinc High Chair

    A few days before the Midway Market I realized I needed a few more filler items so I hit up some yard sales. Right before I headed for home after a long morning of pickin’, my 11 year old navigator pointed out the cutest little wood high chair. I hit the brakes and pulled over. […]

  • I needed a way to gather my inspiration for my dining room project together in one place, so I created this little inspiration board to keep me focused! I love inpiration boards! | Gypsy Magpie

    Dining Room Inspiration Board

    When I was taking interior design classes in school, we were taught to create inspiration boards for the projects we were working on. Because I am such a visual person, I always loved that part of the planning process. There is just something about having everything placed together in front of my eyes that helps […]

  • Embracing the Process | Gypsy Magpie

    DIY, Chaos, and Embracing the Process

    If you’re following along on Instagram, you know I opened a Pandora’s Box of DIY craziness 8 weeks ago. I’m almost embarrassed to type that, 8 weeks! 2 months of living in a disaster area and not a ton to show for it so far. I haven’t posted much about it all because I had […]

  • How to get crisp, clean paint lines | Gypsy Magpie

    How to Get Clean Paint Lines

    It appears that I have unknowingly started a months long project. Don’t you just love when that happens? I’ve already been painting for a month and I’m not even half way done yet. Sad face. I’m trying to remember to embrace the process, but man are there moments when I just want to shell out […]

  • Here's a quick tip for making stripping paint a little easier | Gypsy Magpie

    Quick Paint Stripping Tip

    I wrote this last week and, in all of my running around, forgot to post it! That pretty much sums up the last week and a half. This really is an easy and quick paint stripping tip so I thought I’d share it anyway. Back to painting, I go. Happy Monday, y’all! *This post may […]

  • DIY Customizable & Cleanable Drawer Liners | Gypsy Magpie

    DIY Customizable & Cleanable Drawer Liners

    *This post may contain affiliate links which helps me keep this creative little happy place going* See my Disclosure page HERE. Now back to the post… I have been rehabbing furniture for a long, long time. Maybe it’s the memory of helping my dad paint the little white desk for my childhood bedroom or the […]