Rustic Ladder Back Chair {Embracing natural wood tones}

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There is something about a ladder back chair that I really like. Also known as “slat-back”, these popular dining room chairs are recognizable by their slated back construction. I found this one at a Goodwill store in Athens, Ohio. It … Continue reading 

Visit us this Saturday at Hudson Ohio’s first upscale flea market

Flea at The Evaporator Works flyer

Hi Everyone! Karen and I would love to be vendors at sooo many shows throughout the year but it just doesn’t get to happen very often. This Saturday is different! Come visit us and shop! Here is the scoop… What: … Continue reading 

Mini Bling Chandelier

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We were recently at Trois Souers in Rocky River, Ohio dropping off some of our items for sale.  When we go to Trois Soeurs we also tend to shop. This day was no different. Kathy and I ran across this adorable light fixture … Continue reading 

Custom Order: A French Provincial Dresser (and Friend) in need of help

french provincial dresser drawer fronts

Sometimes one project leads to another. And that’s exactly what happened recently… I was in the middle of the Cushman chair makeover when I was talking to my friend Kathryn and learned that she had purchased a french provincial dresser at … Continue reading 

Our first commissioned piece – Meet The Wandering Wardrobe CLE !

wandering wardrobe cle truck

Hi Everyone!  Kathy here… Part of my many tasks for this business includes Marketing and Social Media.  Before starting our blog I researched the best ways to promote a blog and business.  Needless to say, Social Media is at the top … Continue reading 

A Beginner’s Stencil Project { Love Letter Accent Table }

love letter accent table top

I found this little wooden accent table on a tree lawn. It’s octagon top and spindle legs caught my eye. It was in really good shape, just needed a little pick me up. The octagon top really stood out so … Continue reading 

It’s Christmas in July! { Etsy Sale starts today }

christms in july etsy sale sign

It’s Christmas in July and it’s time for an ETSY sale! ALL items in our ETSY shop are 15% off!  And we mean each and every item. Including the one piece of furniture that really brought attention to our blog … Continue reading 

Find Our Handmade Items at “Sparkle” in Vanity Lab! { Westlake, Ohio }

Sparkle at Vanity Lab logo

We are happy to announce that we are now selling some of our handmade items at “Sparkle” in Vanity Lab in Westlake, Ohio! Vanity Lab is where you will find my beloved hair stylist Celina.  I have known Celina since we were children … Continue reading 

DIY Project: Wooden Tote Box { Part 1 – A Feminine Tool Caddy }

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Kathy here again…. with back-to-back posts!  Crazy, right? I thought I’d feature this before the holiday weekend begins and everyone is too busy to read about a woodworking project. My Uncle recently supported our little endeavor by supplying me with … Continue reading 

Making Grandma’s Chair Your Own { A Vintage Cushman Chair Makeover }

cushman chair collage

Hi everyone!  Kathy here I received a custom order from a very good friend who is moving to Washington DC in about one week  It all started about two months ago.  Kathryn told me about her Grandmother’s chair and asked … Continue reading