DIY Doily Accent Wall Idea

I’ve been looking around for accent wall ideas and came across an article from Redbook sharing a paper doily wall by Tori Spelling. The idea intrigued me and I loved the lacey finished design. So, what happened with my accent wall a few of you asked over on Facebook? Here’s the story of what did […]

DIY Painted Brick Fireplace

This was our fireplace up until a few days ago. It had remained untouched since we moved in 2 years ago except for replacing the gas insert. The tone on tone colors made the brick surround blend in rather than stand out. SUPPLIES Latex paint 2″ angled paint brush Painters tape I was painting our […]

DIY Leopard Accent Wall

I recently decided to take our plain half bathroom to the wild side. It is a small bathroom with oak cabinets, oak floors and a pretty picture window. I previously layered this oval mirror from Home Goods over our existing mirror, repainted the walls in Moonshine by Benjamin Moore and painted the window frame black […]

DIY Deck Painting+Repairs

Whew. Repairing and repairing our deck was a huge undertaking that took a lot of blood, sweat and tears. Above is after all the TLC and I couldn’t love it more. But let’s go back in time and I’ll share the home improvement process. It was painted in dark brown and the original dark color […]

DIY Pumpkin Pallet Art

Fall is finally here and I’m soooo excited. Love the color weather and change of seasons. I’ve been decorating for fall and am beginning to add in some Halloween touches. I lacked any seasonal art so I made a piece for our entryway. All I used was 4 pieces of scrap wood, sand paper, paint […]