Hey there, Mea here! ALRIGHT… LETS TALK ABOUT IT!….. Curb Appeal, its like when you go on your first date. You put on your best clothes. You make sure that you are well manicured. You double check your bank account to make sure that you have enough money or it may just have to be a salad and water night. A lot goes into laying … Continue reading Project #1 Paint It, Red – Front Door Revamp
Hey there, Mea here! Using my Home as a Testing Ground So I must admit, that I am suuupppeer ecstatic about my first home makeover project for Cranberry Vintage. Since this my first time taking on this endevor, I have decided to use my own home as a testing ground for my design ideas and DIY projects. When I originally chose this house, what I … Continue reading Working on Project Yellow Hill
Hey there, Mea here! Welcome to Cranberry Vintage! This is a DIY and Lifestyle blog created to inspire and share my journey of turning my home into an oasis and urban homestead! It’s funny, because since the time I started this blog, I was having trouble with determining what I really wanted to talk about. I love to learn and try new things to the … Continue reading Welcome to the Cranberry Vintage!
Hey there! Mea here! I have been going through the process of converting my backyard into a small farm. As mentioned in one of my previous post The Journey to Financial Independence one of my goals is to start a garden to cut down on food costs. I have been making progress especially during this rainy month. One of the projects that I decided to take on … Continue reading Hugelkultur Garden Bed
Hey there, Mea here! Since my recent blog “Getting Her Done – Part 1” we have made serious progress on the booth. Making Modifications The goal is to create a welcoming atmosphere for potential customers when they come to my booth. At first I wanted to add lighting to the top part of the booth like in my vision, however, when it was time to … Continue reading Getting Her Done – Prt 2 The Finish!
Hey there, Mea here! This past weekend has been very productive. For the past few months, I have been working on developing my second company, “Chairz-N-Pairz”. It is a resale shop that sells flipped furniture, unique finds, home decor, and DIY products. The ultimate goal is to move into my own location, but for now I have decided to start by renting a booth in … Continue reading Getting Her Done – Booth Magic Prt 1
Hey there! Mea here! This year I have really been pushing myself to reach my entrepreneurial goals. I have spent quite a bit of time planning what I wanted to do and creating test products. Now I am at the point where I am ready to complete my market analysis and get my ideas out there to solidify my target market but there are a … Continue reading Testing My Skills in Design
Hey there, Mea here! No matter where I work, I have learned to make that space comfortable and cozy for me. After our work area was renovated a couple of months ago, I was told that I had free reign to revamp my area (Why did they tell me that? :-)). Since then, I have added a few personal touches to give the room a … Continue reading 10 Simple Ways to Revamp Your Workspace
My first time reupholstering a chair. Continue reading Royalty – The Chair that Ignited My Passion
When you move into a new home or would like to start the path of DIY, having your own set of tools can really play a big part in getting the job done. Continue reading Key Tools for the DIYer