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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…
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…
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:…
Hardware Statement Necklace

Hardware Statement Necklace

This is a really fun project.  It combines two of my favorite project stores; JoAnn Fabric and Lowes.  I love it when I can take something masculine like corner brackets and turn them into a beautiful DIY statement necklace. Here are the supplies I used: From JoAnn Fabric: Jeweler’s pliers,…
Nautical Rope Lamp

Nautical Rope Lamp

I purchased this lamp at Target a couple of years ago.  It’s a typical lamp that you can get for a dime a dozen, and that is exactly what I don’t like about it.  I like to have unique pieces in my home, and this lamp is completely ordinary.  I…
Update: Spring Flower Pots

Update: Spring Flower Pots

About seven weeks ago I decorated some terracotta pots and planted some flowers in them.  You can check out the creative process and which flowers I planted here. Today I want to share with you an update.  The flower plants are growing and thriving!  I don’t know if its because…
One Woman’s Trash…

One Woman’s Trash…

My good friend has been searching for the perfect filing cabinet for her room. She had searched all the major big name retailers for a cabinet that would suit her needs, but didn’t quite find the right one until… One day she was returning home from work when she saw…
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…
Spring Flower Pots

Spring Flower Pots

I am so happy it’s finally beginning to FEEL like Spring! I have been waiting to plant my flowers for what seems like weeks now.  But before I planted the seeds, of course I want to have beautiful pots for the flowers to grow in.  There are beautiful pots available…