DIY Decorating


How to decorate your home from start to finish – even if you don’t know where to start. Tutorials include: how to mix and match patterns, decorating with vignettes, decorating with family photos, choosing the perfect area rug size for your space, how to install baseboards, how to paint furniture, and more.

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DIY Restoration Hardware Inspired Industrial Shelves Reveal

Restoration Hardware Inspired Shelves Reveal

In this post: We’re sharing the reveal of our DIY Restoration Hardware-inspired industrial shelves. I think we’ve teased you enough with iPhone pics on facebook and close-up shots here on the blog, don’t you? Would you all like to see our Restoration Hardware Inspired Shelves? Restoration Hardware Inspired Shelves Reveal   Notice the picture in…
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Our Last House’s Paint Colours

We’ve had some email questions lately (love you guys!) asking all sorts of questions. Some of them have been related to paint colours we’ve used. So here are the specific colors we used in the wee bungalow/our last house.   Living Room and Dining Room Walls – Sherwin Williams Analytical Grey Board & Batten, Trim – Behr Swiss…
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kraft paper embellished joy canvas for holiday decorating

DIY Project: Kraft Paper Embellished Joy Canvas for Holiday Decorating

In this post: How to make a kraft paper canvas for cheap holiday decorating! Would you believe this project was created pretty much by accident? Sure is a pretty accident, no? Embellished Joy Canvas I originally covered a dollar store canvas in vintage sheet music to put on our mantle project. But after sharing pics…
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How to Make a Round Pallet Style French Industrial Ottoman

How to Make a Round Pallet Style French Industrial Ottoman

In this post: How to make a round pallet style French industrial ottoman from scratch…including making your own printed fabric! Our french industrial ottoman is a cute little number, isn’t she? Okay, let’s begin at the beginning. Since we didn’t have any ROUND pallets kickin’ around (she says with a cheeky grin), we had to…
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