Sew a Pillow from a Napkin

April 22, 2013 by 9 Comments

Did you know you can sew a pillow from a napkin?  IO contributor Anu from Nalle’s House is sharing a tutorial on how you can make a professional looking pillow cover from a pair of napkins. — I often fall in love with the textiles …continue reading

Craft Ideas for Home: Butterfly Magnets

April 16, 2013 by 11 Comments

I have tons of Craft Ideas for Home, but actually finding time to make them is a challenge.  A few weeks ago I found some cute butterflies at the craft store and showed them on Instagram.  I have had a thing for butterflies for awhile …continue reading

Simple DIY Candle Holders (vlog)

October 8, 2012 by 31 Comments

Want to see how to make simple DIY candle holders?!  This time of year, I absolutely love to incorporate elements of nature in my home decor.  Almost a year ago, Little B and I were at our annual mother-daughter camp, where I made some of …continue reading

Home Tours: Layers of Loveliness

September 14, 2012 by 15 Comments

Don’t you just LOVE Dreamy Dwelling Home Tours?!!  Thank you so much Jennifer from Dimples and Tangles for having us over for a visit!  Your style incorporates the perfect blend of layered textiles & color – LOVE it! I’m Jennifer and this is my family: …continue reading

Vintage Mirror with a Coat of Spray Paint

September 3, 2012 by 13 Comments

I’m at it again, I just love my thrifty finds!  This time I have a Vintage Mirror with a Coat of Spray Paint to showoff!  I showed you the super cute Ethan Allen side table (here) purchased at my favorite thrift store a few weeks …continue reading

How to Easily Hem Curtains Without Sewing, New Cushions

July 25, 2012 by 15 Comments

I am loving my IKEA grommet curtains.  I briefly mentioned how I hem curtains without sewing in my post about how I clean the gunk off of my iron, but realized this may be a helpful post in itself!  It took a little while for …continue reading

Quatrefoil Mirrors – Look for Less

July 23, 2012 by 24 Comments

Last week’s Dreamy Dwelling: Fabulous Ranch House Tour had us drooling over some amazing bathroom makeovers!  The side by side white Quatrefoil Mirrors – Look for Less, in the hallway bath was one of my favorite features.  The architectural quatrefoil motif is centuries old, which …continue reading

Mason Jar Summer Vignette

July 23, 2012 by 28 Comments

Simple tabletop decoration using just a few item … a Mason Jar Summer Vignette.  Have you driven by any must-stop estate sales or thrift stores this week!?!?  I was running errands while my mother-in-law was watching my sweeties when I received an urgent text…get home …continue reading

Simple and Affordable Curtain Panels

June 13, 2012 by 16 Comments

Yesterday, I posted my first ‘Virtual Window Shopping’ {here}.  I had a blast shopping at IKEA, but the real purpose in going to IKEA was to pick out some new curtains. Stockholm Blad I’ve had IKEA’s Stockholm Blad curtains in brown for several years.  I …continue reading

ZGallerie Knockoff Candleholder {Perfect Souviner}

June 8, 2012 by 16 Comments

When we vacationed in Florida, we picked up a lot of seashells.  Each summer I pull the memory filled seashells out and add them to an apothecary or bowl…this year I decided I should make something more lasting…and I’m loving it…my new DIY Seashell Candleholder! I …continue reading

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