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How to use Amazing Casting Resin

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How to use Amazing Casting Resin

Have you ever tried casting with resin, or like me, bought some and its been sat in the cupboard for a year looking all intimidating! Well, take the plunge and crack on! It's so simple and easy to use with results in under 10 minutes, what's not to love!

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STAMPING ON A CURVED SURFACE

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STAMPING ON A CURVED SURFACE

Looking to pretty up thrift store finds, upcycle a pickle jar into a vase, or make a flow blue terracotta pot but you’re worried about how to use IOD stamps on a curved surface? Well, you’re in the right place because that’s ALL we’re talking about in this DIY tips and tricks post. This post focuses on the stamping process and how to get a beautiful impression — not on the finished product. EMBRACE ALL THE CURVES WITH THESE TIPS! Watch the shortened Facebook Live video tutorial below. Or, if you prefer to read, keep scrolling for a supply list and a summary...

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DIY BOHO PILLOW COVER

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DIY BOHO PILLOW COVER

  Take your plain Jane, "no sew" pillow covers to the next level with this DIY home decor project! In this tutorial, learn: - how to stamp fabric - how to DIY home decor or make a handmade gift - how to make a color wash with chalk paint We love this retro block lettering because it goes great in a boho bedroom or if you want give a little modern glam to your living room couch. You can truly customize your pillow cover to any style you like and give your living space a high end feel. Beyond pillow...

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Upcycling your furniture

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Upcycling your furniture

A lick of paint is one of the quickest and easiest ways to update your home’s interior. That’s no different for furniture, which can be truly transformed by high quality chalk paint brushes. Whether you’re looking to revamp an old pine chest of drawers, an end table, bookshelf or a fabric chair, this guide will explain how to upcycle your furniture with chalk paint in eight steps. Upcycling Using Chalk Paint 1. Pick Your Brush When you’re using chalk paint, you’ll always get better results with the right paintbrush. Although you can use whatever you have lying around in your...

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IKEA Lazy Susan hack!

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IKEA Lazy Susan hack!

Ikea Lazy Susan makeover using IOD Decor stamps and Frenchic Paint Take one plain lazy susan from IKEA and see how you can make it into a unique home accessory using Frenchic Paint and IOD decor stamps. Create the paint effect of your choice as a background using Frenchic chalk paints and then get creative with any of the IOD stamps. I chose the Birds, Blossoms and Branches stamp herre and used the black and mixing white inks to double stamp the flowers. As a final florish I added some Frenchic Copper Frensheen to give the flowers some detailing and...

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