Repurposed Beer Bucket

This shabby pail was created from one of the saved beer buckets from our daughter’s DIY Vintage Rustic Wedding. The only item I purchased was the spray paint.  It was a quick project and was super easy.



Time: 45 minutes (add additional drying times)

Cost: $2.49 (spray paint)

Difficulty: Super Easy!




Rust-o-Leum Hammered 7213 Silver spray paint

Behr Brushed Almond homemade chalk paint

foam brush

The Graphics Fairy typography

wax paper


inkjet printer

dark brown Briwax

clean rag


To achieve this shabby look, I covered the blue island-themed (not a favorite) pail . . . 

Corona, anyone? ;)
Corona, anyone? 😉

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“Box-and-Assemble” Counter-Height Stool Update

As I am finishing up my Dream Workspace,

I decided to splurge on four counter-height stools for the work table.


Well, inexpensive “box-and-assemble” stools that is – – as in “Tar-Jay”.

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