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My Favorite Paint Finish

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My Favorite Paint Finish

I love to paint furniture.  I love the layers.  I love chippy paint.  Usually these finishes take a TON of time and effort and really who has time for that?

Let me show you my favorite paint finish that has the same look, but is as much work as just a regular paint finish.

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No Paint Furniture Makeover

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No Paint Furniture Makeover

I could not believe my luck when I found this vintage wash stand at my local thrift store for only $20.  Best of all the whole piece had already been stripped and was raw wood, just a blank canvas.

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Thrift With Me Ann Arbor, Michigan

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Thrift With Me Ann Arbor, Michigan

Recently, I had an appointment in Ann Arbor, Michigan and I took full advantage of the trip by stopping at my favorite thrift store The Ann Arbor Thrift Store (3500 Washtenaw Ave.) The store has been around since 1932 and the sales all help to support the community.  Even though the store is tiny, the prices are reasonable and it is jam packed with great items.  

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Need a Last Minute Christmas Gift Idea?

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Need a Last Minute Christmas Gift Idea?

Are you a last-minute Christmas shopper? No problem. 

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Setting Up Your Booth for the Holidays

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Setting Up Your Booth for the Holidays

Owning an antique or craft booth is a lot of work, but especially during the holiday season.  I have had a booth at Plaza Antiques & Collectibles Mall in Lincoln Park, Michigan since 2015.  My first booth was an 8' x 10' and now I have over 1300 square feet in the antique mall.  I have learned a lot of tips and tricks for setting up to help make things go as smoothly and as stress-free as possible.  In my latest video on my YouTube channel I share with you what I have learned.   

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