Efex Retailer Spotlight

Jewelry For Your Furniture

Jewelry for your furniture, starring Janet Metzger "Jewelry for furniture" is how my friend the creative Janet Metzger described Efex this week, and boy is she right. It really is. For the most romantic looks Janet is our go-to lady for superb style and design....

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A Romantic Spirit… Janet Metzger.

There is no one who does, roses, flowers and romantic decor better than Janet Metzger from The Empty Nest.  Her romantic spirit and playful eye for detail shows in every single project she does.     And NO ONE does pink as well as Janet. I look at pink and...

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3 Great DIY Projects From Around The Web

  Today we start the week with three great projects from our dealers.   The first one is this lovely door. The use of the R93 with the corners C45  is so simple and the paint job is sooo elegant.     Next, we have this fun original art from Stacey...

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Mid Century Modern Mastery

This mid-century modern masterpiece comes from our dealer and this weeks trendsetter Stacey Christensen.  Stacey is one of those people who enjoys pushing the design boundaries   Stacey spent 4 magical weeks this year learning about patina, water gilding, and other...

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Janet Metzger – A Creator, An Artist, An Educator

Meet today’s creator - Janet Metzger Some of you have met Janet Metzger before, through some of her lovely work like the great Ikea hack and her lovely sewing box. We call Janet a creator because she does more than paint. She takes simple crafts to a whole new level....

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Scandinavian Style Bench with TLC Vintage Collection

Sprucing up Scandinavian style If you've followed this blog for a while you know we are crazy in love with Scandinavian style. Done by our friends (and retailer) at TLC Vintage Collection in Iowa, this lovely bench may be the best Scandinavian remake ever! Janet Rowe...

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Stunning Dresser Makeover

Stunning Dresser Makeover From Catfish Studios in Maryland Sigh…. I wish I owned this dresser. This is truly one of the most elegant makeovers we have ever seen. So simple and yet so elegant and stunning. First, the three simple pieces of our bendable moldings Swag...

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The Villa Palmerino… Patina Italian Style

Wow to finish up Stacey's Patina Tour she did this lovely Flipagram on her painting program at the Villa Palmerino I can tell you all now that next year there is a good chance you will see my selfie at the same Villa. Don't forget Faux Studio Designs has a wonderful...

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In dust we trust, in paint we create.

Rusted Glitter Rusted Glitter, the words have a certain amount of panache, just like their lovely store. Located in Libertyville Alabama we love their first Efex project. With an equally great tag line, “in dust we trust, in paint we create”  They have used modern...

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