Board & Batten Mudroom Backpack Wall

mudroom backpack wall board and batten

While I have immensely enjoyed the amazing organization my new mudroom lockers have given me I found some underutilized space behind the door that was begging to be used.  While the backpacks have worked fine being hung in the kids’ cubbies – with winter in full force I realized they needed more room for their {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Get This Look: Rustic Dining Room

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With Halloween behind me and Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, I can’t help but think of how much I’d like to have a beautiful dining room to host holiday gatherings. While gathering inspiration, I spotted this rustic/eclectic dining space with interesting woodwork and pretty colors. House of Turquoise featured this room from a home decorated by Four Chairs Furniture and photographed by Hiya Papaya Photography. Check out the five tutorials I found to get this look for less:

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5 Ways to Get This Look: Beach House Bedroom

House of Turquoise beachy bedroom numbered

Winter is looooong where I come from.  And sometimes, I girl’s gotta dream about bright sun and warm waves.  I spotted this beach house designed by Echelon Custom Homes that was recently featured at House of Turquoise, and inside was  this amazing bedroom.  If you’d love to make your home a year-round beach house then check out the following 5 Ways to Get This Look.

Beachy Bedroom Collage

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5 Ways to Get this Look: Festive Family Room

PB Christmas Living Room numbered

 There’s a chill in the air here that’s making me crave all things cozy.  I’m sure that’s one of the reasons I’m drawn to this Pottery Barn styled family room.  Along with the cozy factor, it offers a good, neutral palette that let’s the holiday decor take center stage.  It’s fun to see how nice the traditional red and green of Christmas look when showcased in a very neutral room.  I challenged myself to find five tutorials for DIY versions of items in this room.  

PB Christmas Living Room inspiration

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