Custom Painting

Custom Painting & Refinishing

If you have a tired old piece of furniture in need of some TLC and a fresh new look, Jo at Coastal Home Love is here to help!

“A piece with good bones is well worth having refurbished and much cheaper than buying new!”.  “Not only will you save money and help the environment at the same time, you’ll end up with a bespoke piece which will take pride of place in your home for years to come!”.

Contact Jo for a free furniture consultation and quote.

View the range of upcycled projects and read about the journey taken to bring out the beauty within some of the unique pieces that Jo has restored.


Rescued by a Knight in Purple Gloss!

Rescued by a Knight in purple gloss...  wait what?  Well a White Knight can of gloss purple, read on and I'll explain... This old chair once lived in a dark

A French Style Buffet… from drab to fab!

Hello Lovelies! Today I'm sharing a project I completed recently.  This buffet was one I purchased almost a year ago, it's been waiting patiently for it's transformation. I was drawn

Surf’s up…. A Surfboard Coffee Table

Hello friends! I had a bit of fun with this makeover...  as soon as I saw this old retro coffee table I knew just what I wanted to do with

Vintage Roll Top Desk Gets a Coastal Home Love Makeover!

Hello! Is it really the end of March already?  How did that happen? Lots of exciting things coming up this year, more on that later.  For now I thought I'd check back

Ikea Hack – “Rast” Drawers Makeover!

Hello!Gosh where has the last month gone? Time flies when you're having fun. We are in the middle of planning our kitchen renovation. In addition to the new kitchen we

Little Boy Blue…. A Cute Coastal Cupboard Makeover!

Hello lovely friends!Gosh where have the last few weeks gone? We've just finished school holidays here in Sydney, the kids returned on Tuesday. It was nice to get some paint

Sweet Vintage Table in Annie Sloan Duck Egg

Hello lovely friends!Blustery and cold in Sydney, which is enabling me to catch up on jobs around here and settle in our new baby. Meet Miss Paisley Puppy!Paisley is a

Aqualicious Hall Table and Mirror Makeover!

Hello lovely friendsI realised this is my 50th blog post, a milestone for my little blog! Thank you so much for following along and for all your lovely comments, they

A Mid Century Coffee Table Refresh!

Hello Lovely Friends,Long weekend here in NSW, after a morning of kids sports I delivered this coffee table back to its owner.... Jo from Poppy Handmade Designs, she's just gorgeous

A Vintage Table Makeover in Coastal Blue!

Hello FriendsI'm back to share a makeover I finished a couple of weeks ago. Two posts in as many days... unheard of from me! I guess that what happens when

Little Vintage Desk Gets a Funky Retro Makeover!

Hi Gorgeous Peeps!Yep so I'm not so good with the whole regular blog posting thing... another long break between posts! Rest assured I've finished several makeovers and been up to

50 Shades of Turquoise ~ A Coffee Table Makeover

Hello there Coastal friends :)Lovely painting weather in Sydney at the moment. Spring has finally sprung and I've managed to finish up a couple of projects recently. This one, a
  • Shabby Chic Dresser

    Before Client Dresser It was previously painted in a very buttery cream colour. My client requested a crisp white and it’s looking a whole lot fresher and bright (you can see the contrast in the bottom right work in progress pic!) After Gorgeous Dressing table and vanity stool. Fresh and classic in crisp white and […]