The White Plum Blog

  • Stenciled Coffee Table

    This turned out to be such a fun piece to work on! I’ve avoided it for so long as it sat in corner of my sun room and I just walked on past it day ...
  • Replacing Dresser Tops

    When I scrolled across this dresser on Facebook marketplace, I was immediately drawn to it.  So much detail! I even loved the scalloped trim along ...
  • Applying Furniture Transfers

    If you are an admirer of painted furniture, you may have noticed some elaborate floral designs showing up in your Facebook or Instagram feed. Did y...
  • Adding Texture and Design to your Furniture

    I’ve been in a creative slump for the last few weeks. Summer is actually my busiest time of year for custom work, which means I don’t have to think...
  • Creating an Ombre Finish

    No doubt Social Media has its highs and lows. When you have a small business, like myself, it can open a world of possibilities with communities an...
  • Stamped Rose Crate Dresser

    New Year, new goals… one of mine is to be more present right here! When I started this blog my intention was to share the process of EVERY project,...
  • Simple Old World Patina

    So… how do you feel about rust? On purpose, I mean! This may sound a little odd, but I actually think there is something kinda special about it, maybe even elegant.
  • Rusted Table Top

    So… how do you feel about rust? On purpose, I mean! This may sound a little odd, but I actually think there is something kinda special about it, ma...
  • Painted Concrete Patio

    We’ve all seen them by now, fabulous painted floors that resemble costly concrete tiles in classic worldly designs. I for one have taken notice and...
  • Layered Paint and Wood Planked Table

    Anytime I do this style of planked table, I get loads of questions! The main one being, how did you do that table top? Is it hard to do? Honest...