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June 2016

Make a photo mat from a snack box

Posted in Blog, Tips, Projects & DIYs
on June 20, 2016
Make a DIY Photo Mat

4 steps to a diy photo mat

The art on our walls makes a huge impact on the look and feel of the room. It can feel calm and soother, modern, or just plain old dated! It’s so easy to switch things up, but framing can be expensive–so work with what you have and try this trick for making your own photo mat!
Sometimes it’s the smallest items that hold the most value to us. An old photo of loved ones passed or little hand drawn pieces of art from your kids. Why not show off how important they are to you by making them the statement piece? Frame them up in a giant frame, add some drama! It’s a bit more unexpected and certainly draws people in to see what the tiny treasure is in such a big frame! Continue reading

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Another Small Space Dining Solution

Posted in Blog, Room Sources, Tips, Projects & DIYs
on June 15, 2016
Making our space work for us

Have you seen what we did in our kitchen to create a tiny eat-in area? This little cape didn’t have an obvious dining space (at all). We created a beautiful bar in our kitchen to belly up to and eat our breakfast at or put out appetizers for guests and that works great for us on an every day level. (How we created a unique eat-in kitchen) Continue reading

A quick & free room transformation

Posted in Blog, Room Sources, Tips, Projects & DIYs
on June 6, 2016
Get a new look for free!

Are you feeling bored with a room in your house
(or every room? 😉 )

I know the feeling and although it can be really satisfying and fun to paint or to go shop for new accessories or furniture… it can also be really expensive, right? Sometimes that feeling fades too… I’m beginning to think that I’m addicted to change. ANYWAY–maybe a bigger change is necessary!  The big change that I’m referring to doesn’t have to cost a thing! Continue reading