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Easy Last Minute DIY Gold Glitter Shoes

Easy Last Minute DIY Gold Glitter Shoes

With New Years Eve only a couple days away, many of you, like me, are planning what you want to wear. Glitter, gold, sequins and general bling are always a great option for New Years fashion. I stumbled upon a beautiful pair of gold glitter shoes as I was Christmas…
DIY Jewelry Holder Gift Idea + Giveaway! (Closed)

DIY Jewelry Holder Gift Idea + Giveaway! (Closed)

I really enjoy making gifts for my friends and family, but I also love receiving handmade gifts as well.┬áSome of my most treasured gifts are ones that were made from the heart. (I still have a small felt ‘beany bear’ that my older sister made me when I was in…
DIY Subway Tile: Bathroom Edition

DIY Subway Tile: Bathroom Edition

I really like the look of subway tile on a bathroom wall. Since we live in what used to be a chicken coop, I thought having a farmhouse style bathroom would perfectly fit our house. I drew inspiration from this photo that I found on Pinterest. I was drawn to…
Our DIY Bathroom Vanity

Our DIY Bathroom Vanity

As you may know, when Brandon and I moved into our house, there was only one small bathroom in the back of the downstairs part of the house. When we began working on the house, we decided right from the start, besides lowering the floor, that we were going to…
DIY Closet Built-Ins

DIY Closet Built-Ins

Space is a real luxury here at our house, or should I say, our ‘apartment‘ for the time being. When we redesigned the upstairs of our house, we took into account every square inch of the space and how we could make the most of it. In our bedroom, we…
This Old House Update

This Old House Update

This past month of home-ownership has been a complete whirlwind. A month? Already? It’s crazy, I know. Brandon and I have been really busy frantically preparing for foam insulation. We decided early on in this process, after pulling down piles mouse poop infested fiberglass and loose blown insulation, that we…
DIY Beaded Sandals

DIY Beaded Sandals

It’s finally sandal season! Fun fact about me: I used to be the crazy girl in high school who would wear flip flops in the dead of winter. (Ask my mother it’s true- she worked at my school!) Well over the years I’ve smartened up and now only wear sandals…
Photo Frame Tray

Photo Frame Tray

A few years ago, I received a big tacky frame as a gift in a white elephant office Christmas party. It’s been sitting in my basement for over 2 years now, and almost made its way to our garage sale pile until I thought of another DIY use for it:…