Guest Bath Vanity gets a Marble Makeover

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Carrara marble taste, contact paper budget.. šŸ˜‰

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Decor DIY: Dried Flower Art

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Whether you want to immortalize a bouquet from a meaningful occasion, or just pay homage toĀ Dead or Alive’sĀ NudeĀ album coverĀ (let’s be honest, for me it’s a little bit of both..) creating a dried flower shadow box display is a brilliant way to turn somethingĀ tragically temporaryĀ (i.e. flowers) into permanent decor.

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Spray Painting Our Tile Shower

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We wanted a quick solution to spruce up our guest bathroom, and tide us over until we could fully renovate the space. First step? Spray painting the tile shower.

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5 Cheap & Easy Upgrades That Will Make an Old Home Look & Feel New


Here are five ways we made our old house look and feel (a little bit more) like new construction.

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DIY Furniture: Build a Nightstand out of 2x4s

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I spent $40 on some 2x4s and wood stain, and I ended up with a groovy pair of nightstands.Ā Here’s how I did it…

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Before & After: Our White Kitchen Makeover

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This kitchen is probably the coolest thing I’ve ever done in my entire life, so here’s a million pictures of it.

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Replacing a Ceiling Fan with DIY Recessed Lights

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Because drilling a bunch of holes in the ceiling isn’t terrifying at all, right?

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Decor DIY: Chalkboard Wall Panels

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Use MDF to build removable chalkboard panels that giveĀ the look of a chalkboard wall, without damaging or painting your actual walls!

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Five Ways to Bar on a Budget

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There’s a time for decking out your bar with luxurious crystal stemware and $80 bow-tie shaped wine bottle stoppers, but that time is not amidst a massive full-home redesign. (Actually,Ā it’s debatable whether there’s ever a time when an $80 wine stopper is appropriate, even one shaped like a bow-tie, but I digress…)

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Decor DIY: Rainbow Bookshelves

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Color-coding your library: only slightly less practical than the Dewy Decimal System.

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