Fireplace1

Fireplace How To:

First thank you so much for all of the bedroom fireplace Love! We were so thrilled to read all of your very thoughtful comments!!! We had a lot of different options on the table when we decided to tackle the...
Tea towel1

Fancy Tea Towels: Sewing How To

I received a couple emails asking about where I gotĀ the Tea Towel in yesterday's Coffee Machine post, I didn't buy them, I made them . . . For my birthday last year Lee picked out this AMAZING sewing machineĀ f...
Chalkboard steps

Kitchen Chalkboard

This post was almost called . . . "I liked it and so I put a frame around it" "Yes I liked it and so I put a frame around it" Oh Oh Oh, Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh . . . Woah Oh Oh. I LOVE chalkboard paint, I would p...
New Library

New Library addition

I went to Ikea recently for something totally unrelated to what I walked out with. Because what I went for was kitchen containers . . . what I walked out with was a plant! Seriously I might be a crow, but inste...
Barn Door Paint Chips

Barn Door Progress: Paint Color

First THANK YOU for all the comments from Yesterday. I was really nervous about changing so much! Especially the name! You are all so sweet and it made me feel a lot better about the whole thing :) THANK YOU!!!...
Ottoman

New Ottoman Slipcover: Made by Me!

This post was almost titled "I Freak'in Made that!" Originally I was hoping to do a How To: Make a slipcover for your ottoman, But I still have no Idea how I pulled this off. It's my first sewing project, outs...
ikea-wardrobe-diy

Personalizing Ikea Wardrobe!

Since me and my shoes kicked Lee out of the Walk-in, he needed a wardrobe! Something large enough to hold his entire (XXL) wardrobe but something that didn't stick out like a sore thumb! We picked the Ikea B...
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Cutlery Tray for Jewelry!

I LOVE Jewelry, real jewelry, costume jewelry, all of it . . . almost as much as I love shoes!I have a small jewelry box for my "real" jewelry. As much as I'd love to fill a wall with gold and d...
sidetable

Finally . . . a side table How To: by Lee!

As with all of our more technical how to's: (i.e. anything with a measurement involved), I (Lee) will be tackling this one. I hope you don't mind (he said in his most charming tone). Really, the transformation...
Mudroom door view

Mudroom Reveal

Well it's been a long time coming but we finally finished our mudroom/ front entrance. It's really a hybrid of the two, since it's the only entrance to our house technically it's a front entrance. But because i...