• Yard Stuff

    Yard Stuff

    Sticking my head outside for a moment... I love this idea for quick and easy garden beds/planters using pallets: found here And I really dig this idea of... Read more

    Posted on 25 April 2014 HOME
  • Summerness


    I'm in total summer mindset even though it's a cool and very breezy 50 degrees here. As a New Englander I live for the few precious beach days we get, so I'm... Read more

    Posted on 24 April 2014 HOME
  • Second Time's the Charm

    Second Time's Charm

    Spring always gets me excited. The warmer weather hails the start of one of my favorite pastimes... the yard sale. Don't get me wrong, I definitely do my fair... Read more

    Posted on 21 April 2014 HOME
  • Splat!


    Hey folks! I've had my face in a computer screen the past couple days finishing up a new fabric collection on Spoonflower. The Splat Collection is now done and... Read more

    Posted on 03 April 2014 HOME
  • Basket Shade- Via IKEA

    Basket Shade- IKEA

    My daily equation works something likes this... A.M.- caffeine + iTunes + work/internet P.M.- wine + iTunes+ work/internet... and somewhere in that mix I... Read more

    Posted on 03 April 2014 HOME
  • What's Your Style Series: The Bedroom

    What's Your Style Series: Bedroom

    Welcome back for the last round of the What's Your Style Series! So far we have covered the living area and the kitchen, and we wrap it up with the bedroom.... Read more

    Posted on 26 March 2014 HOME
  • Painted Buffalo Plaid Wall "How To" and My Entry Makeover

    Painted Buffalo Plaid Wall "How Entry Makeover

    When I posted a sneak peek of my painted buffalo plaid entry wall a while back on Instagram I got a bunch of requests for a tutorial. Read more

    Posted on 05 March 2014 HOME
  • Painted Geometric Drapes

    Painted Geometric Drapes

    I had the flu a few weeks ago and spent a week in bed and a good deal of time staring at my unfinished bedroom and overdosing on Pinterest. Read more

    Posted on 28 February 2014 ARTS & CRAFTS, HOME
  • How to Repair a Porcelain Sink

    Repair Porcelain Sink

    I am not a huge fan of winter, but one thing I can say on its behalf is that I do get a lot done during this season. Being indoors makes me focus on all the... Read more

    Posted on 17 February 2014 HOME, HOME IMPROVEMENT
  • Hello from the Trenches

    Hello from Trenches

    Happy New Year and a seriously belated Merry Merry! I really can't believe how fast that all went and that we are halfway into January already. Read more

    Posted on 13 January 2014 HOME
  • My Fireplace/ Mantle Makeover

    Fireplace/ Mantle Makeover

    We have finally completed our fireplace makeover just in time for the holidays! I can't tell you how excited or perfect the timing was. Read more

    Posted on 16 December 2013 HOME
  • Blogger Stylin' Home Tour: Christmas, One Year Later

    Blogger Stylin' Home Tour: Christmas, Year Later

    I am so happy to be participating in the Blogger Stylin' Tour: Christmas Edition that Lindsay from The White Buffalo Styling Co. organized. Read more

    Posted on 13 December 2013 HOME
  • Holiday Happenings

    Holiday Happenings

    Hey ya ho ho ya! Please join me over at A Creative Day today. I'm getting my craft on with a little tutorial on how to jazzel up your basic balsam wreath with... Read more

    Posted on 10 December 2013 HOME
  • Staring at the Ceiling

    Staring Ceiling

    I am writing this post with a bit of a neck cramp. I spent the weekend painting not one, but two really big ceilings in my house. I went to town adding lots of... Read more

    Posted on 19 November 2013 HOME
  • DIY: Brass Urchin Light Fixture

    DIY: Brass Urchin Light Fixture

    I have hacked this light in my head so many times! Ever since I first laid eyes on C. Jere's mid-century beauty I knew I would have to figure out how to make on... Read more

    Posted on 08 November 2013 HOME
  • Dreaming Of...

    Dreaming Of...

    A Workspace/ Studio Space. My desk is currently in our living area since we have been remodeling and it stacked high with client materials and papers. Read more

    Posted on 04 November 2013 HOME
  • Lighting Week- The Old Plug & Switch/ Hardwire to Plug In

    Lighting Week- Plug Switch/ Hardwire

    Wednesday I told you how to turn a plug in fixture into a hardwired fixture. Then I received a comment From Kimberly over at The Sterling Cherub: I have the... Read more

    Posted on 01 November 2013 HOME
  • Lighting Week- Lighting Resources

    Lighting Week- Resources

    I have a "Source" Bookmark on my computer that is a little weighed down. As I sifted through it I realize I could also do a Decorative Hardware Week, Fabric Wee... Read more

    Posted on 31 October 2013 HOME
  • Lighting 102- Hardwiring a Plug In Fixture

    Lighting 102- Hardwiring Plug Fixture

    Yesterday I touched on upcycling and creating your own light fixture with a bunch of design ideas and DIYs. Building a pretty fixture is one thing, but you... Read more

    Posted on 30 October 2013 HOME
  • Lighting Week! Light Fixtures-Make This

    Lighting Week! Light Fixtures-Make This

    OK, today I wanted to talk about making your own light fixture. I am all about reinventing the wheel and anything else you can find, and lighting is no... Read more

    Posted on 29 October 2013 HOME