Category Archives: design advice

21 Jul

From the magazine pages to your home

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I was lucky enough to get asked to speak at Haven Conference this year. Excitement quickly turned to sheer terror, because I’m not a huge fan of public speaking. Originally I assumed I would be speaking about blogging, but it … Continue reading
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24 Jun

Canva: Graphic Design for Dummies

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://A couple of months ago I decided to join the board where Hudson goes to his little classes. It’s called the Parent Resource Centerand it’s a non-profit cooperative that relies on parent volunteer for it’s board. Hudson has been going … Continue reading
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23 Apr

ORC: Guest Room Week 4

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://If you have been following my progress since the beginning then you know that are at Week 4. For of those of you new to the party I’m taking part in the One Room Challenge linking party that was created … Continue reading
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24 Mar

Classic Cane

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://*Sorry for the radio silence yesterday. Our weekend was jam packed with work, work and more work. Then Sunday night as I was putting Hudson’s PJ’s on I realized his body was covered in little bumps! At first we thought … Continue reading
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11 Mar

Ready Made vs. Assembly Required Sofas

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://In the past couple of months my parents have replaced both of their living room sofas. Out went the camel back sofas that I remember picking out with them years ago and in went some beautiful tufted sofas. We didn’t … Continue reading
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25 Feb

Wrapping Paper as Wall Paper

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I was out shopping at HomeGoods yesterday and whenever I’m there I tend to go through all of the aisles, because you never know what you are going to need. I always pick up things from different sections, a plate … Continue reading
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09 Oct

Home Depot Lighting Fixtures under $100

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://This past weekend I was at Home Depot and instead of just going for supplies I actually walked through the lighting department and checked everything out. In the to the trade world lighting can get really pricey! I think that … Continue reading
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02 Oct

Mexican Blankets used as anything but…

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I can’t believe I have yet to pick up a Mexican blanket aka a serape. I love seeing how Jamie from Furbish uses them: I’m a big fan of the brighter colored serapes and love how Amber used them for … Continue reading
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25 Sep

Hanging a gallery wall in seconds

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://Everyone loves the idea of gallery walls. I’m pretty sure what everyone doesn’t love is the time it takes to hang them. I’ve done mock ups with wrapping paper in the past and then had to deal with levels, wall … Continue reading
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18 Sep

How To Style A Console

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://From yesterday’s post on a DIY grasscloth console I thought it would be fun to share with you how to style a console. I think a lot of times people either put nothing or put way too many things and … Continue reading
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