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…}

Pottery Barn Cottage Loft Bed Knock-Off

Today is the day that my little girl’s room is done.  This sweet space is for my 6-year old daughter Kayla.  Before we moved from Indy to Columbus, OH I was just beginning to makeover her room.  When we realized a move was in our future that plan was put on hold.  However, before that, {…Read More…}

Countdown to Christmas Pillow

I have a thing for counting down to any event.  We already own a Dollar Tree Bucket Advent Calendar, and a billion Hershey Kiss Boards and now I am making a knock-off version of a retired Ballard Designs Advent Calendar Pillow?  I know…I know… I have a countdown sickness.  There is just something thrilling about {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Get This Look: Eclectic Office

The trick to doing eclectic design well is to be thoughtful about what you are using and how you are using it in the room, and to find ways to tie the different styles of furniture and accessories together, so the room won’t look like a thoughtless jumble. In the case of this office, it’s a color pallet of jewel tones: ruby red, emerald green, and turquoise. I found five similar elements that have successfully been put together by do-it-yourselfers. Check out these 5 Ways to Get This Look for Less.

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