Family Makeover Part 6: Styling the Built-Ins

styling shelves and bookcases

Well the day has finally come for me to show you how I styled the built-in bookshelves.  I will say I am not a stylist by nature.  I would much rather be building something than adding in the finishing touches.  I must have rearranged things about 1000 times each shelf.  My strategy was to keep {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Get This Look: High Ceiling Living Room

tall-ceiling-look-for-less-collage

Friends who have two story rooms in their homes tell me that those high ceilings can make decorating tricky. It’s a bit of a balancing act to keep the room from seeming cavernous when you are arranging furniture, draperies, and accessories. I spotted this lovely living room at Better Homes & Gardens, and it actually took me a minute to realize that this cozy room had a very high ceiling. This is the way to decorate a tall space. Here are 5 Ways to Get This Look.

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Soccer Mom Earrings

soccer earrings

Sports are huge here in Indiana.  I must say basketball rules this state but there are still plenty of soccer fans out there.  I have a few friends whose kids are die hard soccer players.  When I saw these Glittered Soccer Shapes at Michaels I knew a quick and easy project would be to make some soccer mom earrings.

soccer earrings

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5 Ways to Be Re{styled}

Tatertots & Jello mantel

You know how much I love things that can be reused and repurposed.  It’s true, if I’m going to spend money on something, I want to get a lot of bang for my buck!  So I am totally crushing on the {styled} by Tori Spelling jewelry line.  Jewelry pieces that can be mixed and matched to creat {…Read More…}