Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Make Your Own Thrifted Shabby Chic: Ebook Review

I'm excited to review Fine Diving's new Ebook, Secondhand Shabby. This polished, professional Ebook has truly left me inspired. The design is colorful and modern. The photography is clear and appealing. The Step-by-Step guides are easy to follow.

If you're like me you're not a big fan of fussy, contrived crafts. This book may be named Secondhand Shabby, but it's not your grandma's dainty and tedious floral nightmare. This Ebook's crafts are colorful, modern, and simple. Just read the mission statement:

Repurposed, eclectic, and, above all, not too perfect. 

My favorite craft in the book is the chalkboard chair. Plain wooden chairs are a thrift store staple, and a chalkboard chair allows you to transform your chair into a different art piece on a whim:

Secondhand Shabby Features:

  • Tools of the trade, vital tools for thrifty DIY
  • Expert Tips to Paint and Distress Furniture
  • DIY Candles
  • Meaningful Mosaics
  • Free Templates
  • Decoupage Inspiration
  • And more

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Full Disclosure: I receive 50% of every Ebook sold through my blog with an affiliate program. Would I have reviewed the book without the added incentive? Absolutely. (Hell, if you have an Ebook, send it to me, I'd love to read and review it!) Actually, I'm going to practice what I preach and buy Ebooks from a couple of blogs I love right now!
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  1. Saw you at Sugar Dots. This book sounds AWESOME!

  2. It is indeed, ma'am. As is your fun blog, I think I'm a bit of a recovering craft hoarder too! Just a bit...

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