How To Turn A Vintage Door Into a Family Message Center

How can a perfectly weathered vintage door help keep your family better organized? By turning it into a Family Message Center, of course! Vintage doors are a popular item to re-purpose for home decor. You can easily turn a vintage door into a Family Message Center, making it a useful home command center as well … Continue reading How To Turn A Vintage Door Into a Family Message Center

Introducing … Unicorn Spit Non-Toxic, Rainbow-Colored Gel Stain Now Available at All Things New Again

I like to challenge myself by finding the U-G-L-I-E-S-T item at a yard sale, taking it home and making it look beautiful again. When I spotted this broken umbrella stand shaped like a fish, I knew just what to do ... I'm taking him home and spitting all over him! What? Spit on that ugly … Continue reading Introducing … Unicorn Spit Non-Toxic, Rainbow-Colored Gel Stain Now Available at All Things New Again

A Tale of Two Chairs: How I Learned The Hard Way How To Make Real Milk Paint Look Wonderful

  Remember my chair from last week? The one my friend Ray gave me to paint, but I didn't follow instructions and the paint flaked off completely? Sometimes your failures---in painting and in life---can be useful learning experiences. I did learn a lot about Real Milk Paint, the line of non-toxic, eco-friendly milk paint we are … Continue reading A Tale of Two Chairs: How I Learned The Hard Way How To Make Real Milk Paint Look Wonderful

All Things New Again at the Lucketts Spring Market This Weekend

Look out Lucketts … here we come! All Things New Again, our shop in Leesburg, VA, will be CLOSED this weekend (Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16) because we are packing up Dave’s big white van and heading up the road to the annual Lucketts Spring Market. We had a lot of fun out … Continue reading All Things New Again at the Lucketts Spring Market This Weekend

May Events at All Things New Again

One of my favorite days of the year doesn’t have an exact date like Christmas or my birthday. You can’t even mark it on the calendar like the 4th Thursday in November is always Thanksgiving. No, this day varies year to year and you never know when it is coming (even though you wait and wait for … Continue reading May Events at All Things New Again