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  • DIY Silver Painted Suitcase

    Hey friends! How’s your week going?  It’s been awhile since we did anything decorating-ish around here, but I just had to share this fun suitcase idea.  While browsing my favorite online store…anthropologie…I noticed that some of the shoes were photographed on silver suitcases, which I loved.  Since I don’t photograph shoes much, I filed the idea away until I needed

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  • Anthropologie Inspired things you can make

    I am so in love with this anthropologie inspired bag, and the flowers made from a sweater. Awesome.  Thank you Jill for your killer creativity! Love this Anthropologie inspired ruffly top. And it is surprisingly easy and cheap. I like it. Thanks Sarah! Ohhh!!! An Anthropologie inspired pillow.  So cute. AND it’s no-sew:) Thanks Adrianna, it’s perfect.

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  • Homemade Laundry Detergent

    I think my sister and I are channeling Laura Ingalls these days. We totally made our own clothes soap. It was really cheap.  Under $7 and this will last forever! You can totally do this too, it’s super easy. To make about 4 mason jars full you will need: 6 cups Borax 4 cups baking soda 4 cups washing soda

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  • Pipe and flange storage for your fabulous accessories!

    I have an amazing day job as a retail merchandiser for a totally awesome store.  We use pipe and flange there all the time.  I make risers for tables and fun closet displays, hat stands and t-stands and all sorts of fun things.  I thought I would bring a little work home with me and pipe and flange my house.

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  • Glittery Christmas mason jar

    Good morning! Yes, I am still here.  My sweet Grandma passed away last week,  so I have been with family…and now I am trying to get back on track.  I would love to share some things about her later, but for now, this is a craft my mom, sister, and I did while we were together.  It’s good stress relief.

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  • Fun DIY wreath. And it has an owl:)

    Can you believe this sweet wreath??!!!??!! My friend Kelli made it.  She is pretty much a craft star these days:) First you will need a wreath and strips of batting and net. Wrap the wreath securely in batting.  Then in netting. Your completed wreath should look as awesome as this one:) Choose a thick yarn to wrap your wreath.  It

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  • Postmark chair re-do

    I know we keep having this discussion, but I really REALLY love postmarks and stamps. I love these chairs and want to send a big WHOO HOOO to Tara at Junk Restore for her totally fab and original idea. Check out the before here.

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  • Fall inspiration and decoration

    Sweet raffia mod podge vase at The Hand Me Down House Love the look she created. Love the acorns and mason jar.  Isn’t that the sweetest tea light ever? From Three Pixie Lane Super yummy mantle decorations at Tatertots and Jello I like these hurricanes, cinnamon sticks were a good choice.  From My Blessed Life For the un-fall, fall decorations, I love these delicate

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  • Junky Vignette

    I am playing junk vignettes today with Donna over at Funky Junk Interiors. She said make it fast and don’t craft anything, just throw it together. I combined lots of junk I had strewn through the house…and garage… moulding from a great thrift store metal crate thing I have had forever vintage Florida coasters that I love Ball jars I recently snagged

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  • {guest post}DIY headboard from fabric squares

    Happy Friday!! Today I am pleased to bring you a guest post from Rebecca, a local Interior Designer.  Even though her design degree is from Florida and mine is from Florida State, we have managed to look past our differences and become great friends.  We have also been in small group together and served together in a Design4 Good project,

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  • Faux zinc frame

    Miss Mustard Seed made this with tin foil. ARE YOU KIDDING ME!!!??? Go look at it right now. Here. And go buy the stuff to make one.

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  • Old door display

    I was browsing my favorite Anthropologie store yesterday and saw this groovy old door display art hook holder thing. I love doors anyway- but one combined with old hooks and wire?? Be still my heart. It looks like you could hang the door on the wall, then add hooks just next to it on either side, then string wire across.

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  • DIY projects for your home

    This mason jar project is just lovely! I also love the moment when what she thought was a COMPLETE original turned out to be a great idea that a million others had. I know how it is girl…but I totally love your project the most. From Decor Chick. I love this one too, a sweet polka dot wreath for your

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  • Old crate window treatment

    This window treatment is made from a whole lotta stuff I had laying around.  I liked each special piece by itself…now I am in love with them as a group. I bought this pull like 10 years ago, no seriously, and it has made 5 moves across 3 states with me.  Oh faithful pull. I have one jar in this house.  I

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  • Fun things to make with junk-

    I mean “treasure, ” it’s not really junk now is it? :)  Did I tell you we decided to move? Into our car? Because we are in it more than our house.  I am thinking now of cute window treatments…pull down shades? Just kidding. But really, we have been travelling A LOT! A good lot, we have seen lots of

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