Projects

 

 

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gallery wall shelves in the living room

It has been a while since my last post between...
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master bedroom closet

master bedroom closet; construction day

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by ClosetMaid®. I received a...
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DIY mirrored secretary desk…

A couple of months ago I purchased the Hemnes secretary...
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the toy closet

the toy closet

The finishing touches have finally been made on the toy...
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flower garland on the front door…

After this long harsh winter here in the Boston area we...
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Lego storage…

Telling you that my home is overrun by Lego’s is...
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painted closet interior with Behr paint…

This week I officially started my work on the basement....
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built ins using ikea hemnes

how to create built ins using IKEA Hemnes…

The biggest feature in our finished basement is the wall...
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board and batten walls…

When the board and batten walls were installed the last...
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DIY Magnetic Board

After painting over my kitchen I was left with a...
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kitchen table ideas…

My new project to make a large kitchen table all...
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installing baseboard molding…

After I painted my entire kitchen over with a nice...
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DIY dry erase calendar…

In order to add calendars to my family command center...
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family command center sources…

I used some pretty basic pieces to create my family...
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the family command center…

The new family command center is up and running. It...
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planning a family command center…

With a big blank wall to work with and an...
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eye candy {family command centers}

With my plans for a family command center underway I...
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how to patch a wall…

I’m going to warn you ahead of time. These are...
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the banquette bench {securing the back}

With the back of the bench upholstered it was time...
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the banquette bench {upholstering the back}

So things have been moving along on my kitchen banquette...
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what I did with some old baby shoes…

A while back I shared some artwork in my mudroom...
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Organize your paperwork with DIY clipboards…

Life is full of paperwork. I needed a better system...
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the wrapping station closet…

Whenever I wrap a gift I have a little scavenger...
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my Ballard Designs inspired artwork…

The other day I did something I haven’t done in...
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dressing up a boot tray…

We are in the middle of winter here in New...
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how to build a console shelf…

Last week I shared some samples of console shelves in...
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DIY wall stencil…

I shared with you last week my latest design crush,...
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an indoor wreath

My front entryway has an outlet in a very strange...
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basket painting…

The wastebaskets that I placed in my mudroom as shoe...
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the new striped wall in my mudroom…

I've been seeing this project in my head for a while...
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how to convert a broom closet to a pantry closet…

Our current kitchen is original to our 1950’s home. The...
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an extra place to draw

My boys were a little envious of the large chalkboard...
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my to do list

I’m a list person. Random little pieces of paper can...
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eye candy {unholstered banquettes}

I’ve been looking at banquettes and upholstered benches a bit...
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envelope pillow cover tutorial

I’m going to show you my easy method for pillow...
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using pillows to bring a room together…

The furniture I have on my porch are two mismatched...
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stain or paint

While figuring out how to finish the top of my...
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DIY table tutorial

When I was looking around for furniture for my porch...
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So I built a table…

As the finishing details were being completed on my porch...
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curtain inspiration for the porch

Now that the floor on my porch is completed and...
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Painting stripes on wood floors…

The plans for my porch all began with one idea...
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diy iphone cover

So I’ve finally come out of the dark ages and...
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an art caddy

On a typical day my kitchen table looks like this......
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How to upholster a chair…

I’ve been searching local antique shops in my area for...
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lining a bookcase with wrapping paper

One of the projects I tackled to customize the bookcase...
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the cloffice reveal

The cloffice is officially finished! I first started off with...
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some rugs to get your sew on…

A while back I showed you my trick for creating...
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how to hide the cords from a wall mounted light fixture

The cloffice in my daughter’s room has two wall mounted...
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the cloffice desk

The cloffice is officially done! The pretty factor has not...
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adding the cozy factor..

The other day I made some big impact changes in...
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What to use for a floating desk

One of the last items needed in the new cloffice...
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painting with chalkboard paint

I've been eyeing different walls in my home trying to...
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a high end and a low end rug…

As I was checking out Joss & Main  the other...
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painting a ceramic lamp…

You know that lamp sitting in your basement, attic or...
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no sew box pleat curtains from a tablecloth

Yes, you read all that right. I've have this project...
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chalkboard pantry bins…

Behind these doors in our renovated basement is my pantry......
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how to make a rug…

I've been on the search for rugs. I've had a...
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introducing the Lego table…

Like most boys between the ages of 3 and 100,...
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basement update tour…

I haven't posted about the basement for a while. Everything...
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chalkboard meal planner…

With a busy household I'm one of those people that...
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my new curb appeal – the before and after…

All the projects I had given myself in order to freshen...
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Adding character to your plain garage doors…

Months back I was wandering through Pinterest Land and came...
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I can now look at my shutters…

The exterior of our home had a couple problems. Vinyl...
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and now it’s done…

I've posted many pictures showing the progress of my built...
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freshening up the outside…

I haven't done a thing to the outside of our...
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no. 29 design was featured on…

My IKEA Hemnes wall of built ins hack was featured...
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how to fake open shelving…

My love for Pinterest is no secret. It is such...
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painting a desk {tutorial}

The new secretary desk is all painted and in full...
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felt bulletin board

One of my sponsors, The Felt Pod, generously sent me...
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i like ceramics…

I have a weakness for ceramics. There, I said it....
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shelf paper isn’t just for shelves anymore…

I now have a built in in my family room...
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pillows from napkins

I struck gold on Sunday at the launching of The...
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washi tape tin

For the first time in my life I went to...
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my house smells like paint

That is a good thing, actually a great thing. After...
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the built-ins {part one}

When designing the family room section of the basement I...
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corkboard tutorial

My nine year old daughter is a collector. She's been...
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hiding your plumbing on a budget

This basement renovation was budgeted for and we had all...
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fabric covered photo box tutorial

Just after the holiday every year I run into a...
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Pelmet Box Tutorial

My fabric came in, two of my kids are off...
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