Saturday Spotlight #10

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Welcome to the 10th edition of Saturday Spotlight! It's amazing that we're on to week 10 already -- WOW!  Thank you so much for returning week after week to include your awesome and creative projects!  We really look forward to the amazing talent throughout the blogosphere week after week. This … [Read more...]

Giving Birth to a Quilt + Sewing Lingo & Basics

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My first quilt is officially done...  AND it really felt like giving birth.  Every step of the way, I wasn't sure what I was doing and I was so afraid of making a mistake with possible repercussions down the line. BUT....like giving birth, my quilt is a beautiful outcome! I'm being a lil' … [Read more...]

New Sponsor & Garden Stool Giveaway

Garden Stools

If you're in love with garden stools as much as I am....you have to keep reading! Lately, all the rage is about Garden Stools.  With Spring in full bloom, garden stools are a great way to add color, texture, and style to any decor. Today, I am SO excited to announce our newest sponsor, Phil … [Read more...]

Comic Art using Mod Podge

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Who doesn't love reading the 'funnies', a.k.a. the Sunday comics?  I remember being a kid and asking my parents to take out the comic section from the Sunday newspaper.   I enjoyed reading them, but did I actually 'get' the jokes?  Well, I'm not so sure... Once it was time to add the final … [Read more...]

Make a Statement in your Space

Make a statement in your space. Be adventurous by adding a focal point to your room. Whether it be a vibrant paint color, a piece of unique artwork, a vintage piece of furniture, or a bold fabric, making a statement can change the entire look of a space. It's the center feature that … [Read more...]

Saturday Spotlight #9

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Welcome to the 9th 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 #8 Amazing … [Read more...]

Earth Day Exclusive: Recycling Paint Chips

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Happy Earth Day! Today is all about ways to make our planet a greener and more eco-friendly place to live.  One way to make a difference is by recycling.  Most of us recycle our papers and plastics, but what about other everyday household items?  What about paint chips??  I know all of you have … [Read more...]

Earth Day Infograph: Why Buy Local?

eLocal.com is at it again and has created another educational Infograph just in time for Earth Day!  They have compiled factual information about why buying local is so much better for our bodies and environment.  Have a look and Happy Earth Day! {Click on the image to enlarge} Source: … [Read more...]

The Beauty of Collecting Vintage Bottles

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Vintage bottles are so interesting to collect because of their unique imperfections unknown history beautiful detailing Each bottle has a distinct character, color, and shape, which represent a little piece of history from the "good ol' days".  I have a neighbor who has a huge vintage … [Read more...]

Last Minute Easter Decorating Ideas

Easter

I can't believe Easter is less than a week away.  Even though it's later than usual this year, it totally has creeped up on me.  If you can believe it, I actually haven't even decorated yet....But you know what, it's never too late!  As I searched the web for inspiration for my Easter Day table … [Read more...]