Fall Candle Centerpiece {using dollar items}

fall centerpiece with candles

I’m finally getting Fall fever. Yep, it’s time to create some new Fall crafts. First up? A new candle centerpiece using some dollar finds from the Dollar Tree and Michael’s. I gathered my supplies: Dollar Tree candles Burlap Twine Checkerboard tissue paper Jewelry rings (on clearance at Michaels) I started by wrapping the tissue (inside […]

Stenciled Curtain Panels Tutorial + GIVEAWAY

stenciled curtain panel tutorial

This past weekend I gave my mother’s guest bedroom a much needed makeover. The last project to complete the room transformation was giving some plain old curtain panels a facelift with the Large Wonderment Trellis Stencil by Royal Design Studio and some paint. I purchased some cheap beige curtain panels from Walmart, I think for less than […]

Spring Bird’s Nest Cloche

robins egg nest glass cloche

Oh, how I wish the weather would cooperate because I have Spring Fever. Yep, my house is craving fresh flowers, brighter colors and maybe a little birdie or two… I actually wasn’t thinking about a bird’s nest cloche when I first spotted this little cheese dome set at Goodwill for $1 (yep, that’s right… one […]

Using Photography Projects in your Interior Design

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Kristen Duke Photography had a Decorating with Portraits series throughout February that featured different bloggers using photography throughout their homes in interesting ways. And it got me thinking… man, I use a lot of photography in my home décor! On the back wall in my dining room I have large prints of my daughter in […]

St. Patrick’s Day Kissing Balls

st patricks day kissing balls

Back in early January I shared my pink flowered Kissing Balls that I like to keep on my mantel throughout the year. Well the Irish in me wanted to create something similar for the upcoming holiday, so here’s my St. Patrick’s Day Kissing Balls. I gathered my supplies: Fake bouquets of flowers from the Dollar […]