Decorative Accessories

Vintage Printed Patents

Vintage Printed Patents

Brandon and I wanted an inexpensive way to update our living room.  (We used to have 8 different silver framed scrapbook paper and a mirror in the center of our wall- cute, but we were over it) After seeing lots of different types of vintage printed blueprint patents online, we…
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:…
Give Thanks

Give Thanks

I’m not one who typically decorates for every holiday.   I think it’s much more practical to decorate for each season and now is just about that time to put away the fall leaves and pumpkins and switch to snowflakes and pine cones! This past week I added a new bit…
Framed Memo Chalk Board

Framed Memo Chalk Board

I have been wanting to make a chalk frame for a while now.  I love the look of a chalk board inside a frame hanging delicately on the wall, plus I figured it was a simple DIY project most anyone could do.  So, I decided to make two frames- one…
No Sew Pillow Covers

No Sew Pillow Covers

I don’t know about you, but I love finding a quick and easy way to update a room with as little effort as possible.  With Spring right around the corner, I needed a change of decor in my living room to help me get over the hump of Winter.  One…
DIY Place Settings: Put a Cork in it

DIY Place Settings: Put a Cork in it

I’m a big fan of throwing fancy dinner parties.  I love getting together with friends and family to celebrate, no matter what the occasion.  With the holidays right around the corner, people are bound to gather around the table over a warm meal to give thanks and exchange gifts. This…