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About Iron Orchid Designs

About Iron Orchid Designs

About Iron Orchid Designs From the Iron Orchid Designs (IOD) Blog: "We are sisters who grew up with parents who were hippies and sellers, upcyclers and life figure-it-outers. They taught us to be resilient and resourceful. They taught us how to be artists. They taught us that there is hardship and joy woven together into every person’s tapestry that can be expressed through creativity. Most of all they taught us what it means to not be perfect.  How to ask for forgiveness and how to give it. There is a strength in the vulnerability it takes to be truly and...

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How to Turn a Plastic Container Into a French Clay Pot

How to Turn a Plastic Container Into a French Clay Pot

How to Turn a Plastic Container Into a French Clay Pot IOD Sisters, Josie and Sally share their creativity as they turn a PLASTIC container into an authentic looking French clay pot. LOVE it!!!   Watch as they take a $7 plastic planter off of the Home Depot shelf and transform it into a French Clay Pot using our IOD Decor Moulds and Chalk style paint! Enjoy the video!

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Pennys Porch Open House

Pennys Porch Open House

Pennys Porch Open House  If you are in the Charleston, West Virginia area, I'd love for you to stop by my OPEN HOUSE (no purchase required) on Saturday, May 11, 2019, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm. We will be offering one FREE workshop starting at 12:30 pm and another one starting at 2:00 pm. Each workshop is limited to 10 people so be sure to let me know ASAP if you're specifically interested in participating in one of the workshops. We will be using the fabulous Iron Orchid Designs (IOD) Rose Toile stamp set and paint to make a set of...

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IRON ORCHID DESIGNS (IOD) DECOR TRANSFERS

IRON ORCHID DESIGNS (IOD) DECOR TRANSFERS

IRON ORCHID DESIGNS (IOD ) DECOR TRANSFERS IOD Décor Transfers are a little delicate, need a little extra care, but are so worth it. With a little instruction, they are easy to use and add instant style to your projects. (Make sure to check out our new White Transfers for a beautiful design on your deeper richer colors! ) PREPARATION IS KEY. Keep your transfer with its backing sheet until you are ready to apply. Keep free of dust or debris, which will interfere with adhesion. Do not allow the adhesive side of transfer to touch anything prior to application....

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Iron Orchid Designs (IOD) Decor Stamps

Iron Orchid Designs (IOD) Decor Stamps

IRON ORCHID DESIGNS (IOD ) DECOR STAMPS For anyone who hasn’t used the IOD Décor Stamps, they are essentially what they sound like. A stamp. Similar to a stamp that you might’ve used as a child- but magical. The IOD Décor Stamps have the power to transform an item that you found on the side of the road to an item that you will have to convince your husband you didn’t spend your entire monthly budget on. Yeah, that good. But wait- there’s more. The IOD décor stamps aren’t just for furniture and home décor, you can use them to...

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