Office Desk Makeover

This office desk was a nice surprise! I have been looking for something for our family room computer space – a.k.a.my computer space, Tom has his own command station since mine runs a little slow ;). I have a thing for things that needs a little extra love and care – i.e. my car who I’ve dubbed … Continue reading “Office Desk Makeover”

How To Refinish Laminate Furniture

This laminate dresser speaks for itself and needs no further introductions: Yes, it was scary looking and I LOVED it! A little backstory here… we bought this dresser June 2013 to serve as a changing station for my daughter who was 7 months old… we had been searching for the perfect piece since before she … Continue reading “How To Refinish Laminate Furniture”

How to Decorate Your House for YOU

One of the most common comments I get is: “I need you to come decorate my house!”. So tonight, I thought I would share a few of my favorite tips and tricks for decorating your house to fit YOU. Firstly, I should share a bit of how my passion for decorating my home came about. … Continue reading “How to Decorate Your House for YOU”

Picture Frame Makeover

Finding ways to creatively save money is one of my favorite reasons to DIY. When this picture frame was given to me I immediately knew that it just needed some elbow grease and it would shine again! A little spray paint, and a couple awesome pictures (PC: wyattestrazzo.com) made this frame into a beautiful statement. One trick: I really wanted this frame … Continue reading “Picture Frame Makeover”

Dog Bed Turned Window Seat Cushion

Anyone who has made a cushioned seat knows how expensive foam and batting can be! I have wanted to put a window seat cushion in this nook for 3 years but have never taken the plunge because the price for foam is SO expensive!  A few weeks ago I was at TJ Maxx wondering about my window … Continue reading “Dog Bed Turned Window Seat Cushion”

Wooden Framed Canvas – The Word of Wisdom

Ooh I am excited to share this tutorial with you! This Word of Wisdom sign was so much fun to create! First, a couple of things you will need: Access to a Silhouette Cameo (or Portrait) Spray Adhesive Acrylic Paint Foam Board Solid-colored fabric Paint brush Cardstock or Vinyl Wood (for the frame) Hot Glue … Continue reading “Wooden Framed Canvas – The Word of Wisdom”

DIY Mid-Century Modern Credenza

I refinished this credenza a while ago, but it bounced around my house until I found the perfect place for it. I think this project calls for a little before and after: Time for the Credenza Project Deets! I first found this picture from WestElm and fell in love. But the price tag was WAAAY … Continue reading “DIY Mid-Century Modern Credenza”

Kids Playroom – Floral Wall Art

I have been ITCHING to share the beginnings of our playroom. A few months ago I found this post on Pinterest (of course!) and it was an “AH-HA” moment. I knew it was what we needed in our playroom. Here is a picture from Petite Vintage Interiors – the inspiration for our room: I have since wondered … Continue reading “Kids Playroom – Floral Wall Art”