Incredible Ikat

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I'm always taken back when I see a pattern "make" (or sometimes break) a room.  Lately, I've been enthralled with patterns and there are certainly some beauties out there.  From my recent post on the chevron pattern and the DIY chevron rug I created, I'm sure you can tell that I'm a little obsessed … [Read more...]

Tour My Home: Girls Room ~ Honeysuckle Retreat

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A few weeks ago I shared a glimpse of my daughters room with the bow holder that I created for all of her pretty hair accessories.  I received some questions from readers about the specifics of the space and thought it would be fun to do a "tour" of her girlified room. The moment I found out I … [Read more...]

Saturday Spotlight #5

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Welcome to the 5th edition of Saturday Spotlight! This linky party hosted by Jenna of SAS Interiors and Jenn of Green Door Designs is fun and unique! Link up your project ONCE and it's showcased on TWO blogs = More exposure...how FUN?! Jenna and Jenn's FEATURE pick from week #4 ~Love this … [Read more...]

The New Addition to our Family

haha...  gotcha...  NOT "that kind" of NEW ADDITION! But,this kind...... I always have SO many projects going on at my time and once I get something stuck in my head, I become fixated on it.  FOR EXAMPLE...   The latest stuck-in-my-head project was to find a desk for my living room.  I immediately … [Read more...]

How to Make Fake Flowers Look Real

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Even though it's technically Spring, it's difficult to believe, with all the snow still on the ground here in NY.  Thankfully my mindset is already on pretty Spring flowers to get me through the final days of the long drawn-out Winter.  I'm continually changing and updating my Dining Room display … [Read more...]

Valspar FREE Sample & Prepping to Paint Tips

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Since I've been on the subject of paint lately, I couldn't resist sharing this awesome deal. Valspar has been giving away paint samples since mid January and will continue to, until early May. Get your FREE paint sample today with there 100 days. 1000 chances. Millions of possibilities campaign.  … [Read more...]

Saturday Spotlight #4

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Welcome to the 4th edition of Saturday Spotlight! This linky party hosted by Jenna of SAS Interiors and Jenn of Green Door Designs is fun and unique! Link up your project ONCE and it's showcased on TWO blogs = More exposure...how FUN?! Jenna and Jenn's FEATURE pick from week #3 ~What a unique and … [Read more...]

{Tutorial} Using Benjamin Moore’s Virtual Fan Deck

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Yesterday I shared with you my new favorite Paint Visualizer Tool that can help you virtually see and play with different paint colors BEFORE making the investment and spending endless hours painting.  Another helpful tool that I often use when looking through and selecting colors, is the Benjamin … [Read more...]

5 Simple Steps to Using an Online Paint Visualizer

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Have you ever been reluctant to paint a room because you simply CAN NOT CHOOSE A COLOR??  Fear no more.  Most paint companies, if not all, offer a feature on their website that allows you to upload and virtually see your room with other paint colors.  Virtual visualizers are a great way to see how … [Read more...]

Creating a Kids Art Gallery Wall

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Over the past month, I've been sharing the various steps of my basement transformation. It has taken on a life of it's own, BUT I can gladly say it is slowly, but surely, nearing the point of completion.  It's not a perfectly designed masterpiece, but a space that is fun and enjoyable for the kids … [Read more...]