DIY Media Cabinet with FREE PLANS

My sister-in-law asked me if I would help her build a media cabinet for her living room to fit perfectly underneath her window sill.  She was tired of the bulky corner cabinet that she previously had housing her VCR, cable box and game console.  She found a modern one she liked from West Elm (that {…Read More…}





Kids Command Center – Pottery Barn Kids Knock-Off

I gave you a peek at this Pottery Barn Kids Stanton Collection knock-off last week when I revealed Isaac’s Black and Green Industrial bedroom makeover.  It is the perfect place to keep track of the school calendar, awards and coupons won from school, some basic school supplies, birthday invites, etc.  We are really trying hard to continue to give Isaac more responsibility when it comes to his knowing his schedule so this seemed like a good step in that direction.

pottery barn kids stanton collection

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Fresh Air, Sun Flare, Beach Chair, I’m There! Pillow

I saw this amazing watercolor pillow at a West Elm and decided to try and replicate the look.  I don’t know about you but the sun and beach constantly scream my name. “Fresh Air, Sun Flare, Beach Chair, I’m There.”  I mean seriously?  That is dreamy.  Since we have been under a cloud for the {…Read More…}





DIY Stained Wood Shim Starburst Mirror

I am absolutely thrilled with how my DIY stained wood shim mirror turned out.  I know there are a zillion tutorials out there for making mirrors like this.  However, I think I am the only crazy one that sanded and stained 315 wood shims.  That part was not for the weak of heart.  Me-oh-my!  But {…Read More…}