Episodes & Tips

Join Bridget and her guests as they turn frugal finds into fabulous treasures for the home!

Lip Gloss & A Sander host Bridget Edell, an avid furniture refinisher and yard sale enthusiast, provides a hands-on look into finding inexpensive furniture and home décor pieces at yard sales, flea markets, garage and estate sales, and demonstrates how to refinish the pieces with interesting techniques — transforming bargains into beautiful creations for the home. 

Get inspired and find the Do-It-Yourselfer in YOU!

Pub Table for Dave

Bridget and guest Dave take up the challenge of junking at flea markets and a granite store to find the perfect top for a pub-style table using an antique wine barrel base. Bridget also shows metal and wood refinishing techniques to bring the historic barrel back to life – creating a great focal point for Dave's man cave.

Poolesville Treasures

Join Bridget as she visits a a farm estate sale and an architectural salvage yard in historic Poolesville, MD. Meet Steve, owner of Hearthside Home & Garden, as he shows Bridget how to seek out unique architectural salvage and industrial pieces that can be refinished into creative one-of-a-kind treasures for the home and garden.

Porch Planter

Host Bridget Edell takes guest Kristi Swartz to a yard sale and a garage sale in search of something that will give Kristi's house some "pizzazz".

Carrie and the Catch-All Side Table

Bridget and friend Carrie go junking at a large outdoor flea market to find the perfect catch-all piece needed for Carrie’s busy family room. Then Bridget and Carrie have fun transforming this very dated piece into a timeless addition for Carrie’s home. 

Interview with MyMCMedia's Sonya Burke

There is a new show on Montgomery Channel 21 that is causing quite a buzz in Montgomery County. It's called Lip Gloss & A Sander and it stars a Gaithersburg woman who shares her passion for bargain hunting and do-it-yourself projects. MyMCMedia's Sonya Burke recently visited the backyard set of a recent taping and talked to the show's host, guest and volunteer director.