Chevron Step Stool

  The other day I shared a haul video of product I received from my friends over at Plaid Crafts. They have a new stencil line out; Handmade Charlotte stencils! These are cardboard stencils created from the popular blogger; Handmade Charlotte! I always love supporting others and I really love to paint and stencil. I immediately knew what I was going to paint a Chevron Step Stool. I won a step stool at Haven last year. I use it all the time and have thought about transforming it with paint. I … [Read more...]

Painted Wine Tote

If you celebrate Easter and are planning to attend a brunch or dinner somewhere its always nice to bring a hostess gift. Why not add a little DIY to your hostess gift and really "wow" them with a Painted Wine Tote? This wine tote took me less than an hour to transform thanks to Martha Stewart Crafts™! You might remember, that my third box from the 12 Months of Martha consisted of acrylic paints and lots of stencils! Which I think everyone who reads Sew Woodsy knows that I love paint and stencil … [Read more...]

How to Stencil a Lampshade with Cutting Edge Stencils

Two months before we left for Europe (last summer) I decided I wanted to give our living room a little makeover. Little did I realize that getting ready for a 2.5 week long trip would take so much time away from DIY projects. I was contacted by Cutting Edge Stencils to do a product review and giveaway. I had all the hopes in the world to get this done before Europe.... well that never happened. And once I got back from Europe I was very much still on vacation mode. I also realized during the … [Read more...]