Category Archives: DIY

My latest piece of art

What do you think?

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DIY Door Wreath Trio

I wonder if I offended some with my last post?  Crickets. Anyway, I saw this image via Pinterest and loved it.  Wanted to attempt it myself. Supplies: 9″ (I think) wreaths from Michael’s.  I think these are too big.  Next … Continue reading

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DIY Anthro-inspired letters

I can’t take any credit for this since it is like brushfire over the interwebs. Janell does the best tutorial. Plus, having the letters E.A.T. in your kitchen is so overdone and unoriginal. So, sue me. I am a tired … Continue reading

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Cocktails All Around!

Wow.  A lot of peeps seemed to enjoy the DIY Bar Cart.  If I could wheel it around to all of y’all and mix up a cold one, I would! A big thanks to Beth at Homestories A 2 Z … Continue reading

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Cocktails Anyone?

9 months.  That is how long it took me to get this project done, take a photo, and write about it.  Speedy! I’ve always wanted a bar cart.  Everyone needs some cocktails on wheels. I’ve looked on eBay and First … Continue reading

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DIY Upholstered Headboard: La Fin

I recall when I first started blogging, I would finish a project, grab my camera, and whip out a blog post in minutes. It saddens me that I no longer have the chutzpah to git r done. Mama’s tired. But … Continue reading

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On A Roll!

Remember this post about our next BIG DIY project?  It was derailed by my husband’s surgery (no, not THAT surgery…although I was hoping to get a two-fer). Look what my bad-ass husband did in ONE DAY: He rocks.

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How to Do Hollywood Regency on the Cheap

Your grandma’s Fort Lauderdale condo artwork from 1985 (courtesy of a consignment store for $3.00) Plus, my lame attempt at a subdued-hued Kate Spade water color: Equals a lil bit of Hollywood Regency. (excuse the bad camera phone photo on … Continue reading

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Next Up on the DIY Project List….

… is inspired by THIS:  Imagine a Heavy Linen.    Nailhead Trim.    Yes….oh, yes….

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Design by Sharpie (TM).

Stenciling is all the rage these days in the interwebs.  And I’m not taking about the green ivy kind.  There is Lauren’s living room (as seen in the Dec BHG!):    I love this.  Her husband actually painted it for … Continue reading

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