DIY Fall Decor – A Beautiful and Frugal 10-minute Project

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. I have been drooling over all the great fall decor ideas over on HomeBNC and I thought it was about time I give my own DIY Fall Decor Project a go! The following project is as easy as they come. I whipped this up in 10 minutes Read More

Fall Quotes- 5 of the Most Popular and How to Craft with Them

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing 5 of the most popular Fall Quotes and how to craft with them to add to your fall decor! As fall is quickly approaching it is time to glam up our home decor with the best fall quotes for this time of year. There Read More

Farmhouse Christmas Wreath-A Perfect DIY Project

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today we are celebrating Christmas in July with our Farmhouse Christmas Wreath. This post is part of The Collective Hive tour: Fall Wreath/Christmas Wreath DIY! I was a bit apprehensive about joining this tour for a few reasons. Firstly, there are two things in this world that Read More

How To Restore An Old Iron Bench Into A Beautiful Garden Bench

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I want to show you a quick summer project I recently completed. We have had this poor neglected bench for far too long left in its terribly sad state. I am going to show you how to restore an old iron bench into a beautiful garden Read More

Victorian Chair Makeover- A Distressed but Elegant DIY Project

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I want to share one of my favourite upholstery projects, one that I did just for me. This is my Victorian Chair DIY Makeover which is distressed yet elegant. This vintage chair reupholstery project surpassed all my expectations. It is the first time I have ever Read More

A Simple Family Gallery Wall- 6 Stunning Ideas

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I want to show you a recent addition to our Mudroom. Our Simple Family Gallery Wall and the 6 Stunning Ideas behind it! I have always had a love for gallery walls. When we did our mudroom/laundry room makeover we had a large wall with nothing Read More

DIY Farmhouse Backyard Bench

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I’m showing you how I built this DIY Farmhouse Backyard Bench in under 20 minutes. This is such a simple tutorial and the bench is solid and gorgeously rustic. I’m currently sitting on this bench as I type this, I just love it so much. I Read More

Curb Appeal- 10 Brilliant Ways to Create It

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m going to show you 10 brilliant ways to create curb appeal. Whether you’re selling, remortgaging or just want to add some extra value to your home this post will help you to do just that. For each of these 10 ways to create curb appeal, Read More

Mudroom Entryway Bench featuring Shiplap Walls

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I’m going to show you how we took our entryway from dark, dreary and chaotic turning it into a bright and cheery farmhouse nook with great organizational features. You will see how our Mudroom Entryway Bench featuring shiplap walls has completely transformed our home! Previously when Read More