I finally took the leap and made my first flash sale site buy. I have been window shopping on flash sale sites like Joss & Main, One King’s Lane, and GroopDealz for a while, but never made a purchase. I get a little anxiety over the time constraint. If I see something I like, I [...]
I have been collecting great DIY ideas for my new studio space. I think all creative spaces should be personalized and DIY projects are the best way to make a space unique and personal. I have gathered the top DIY ideas for my own studio into a DIY Ideas board. These DIY ideas compliment and [...]
I finally got around to making curtain panels for the master bedroom. We have a huge bank of three windows in the room. Each window is about 36″ wide, so the entire span is over 9 feet. When we moved in we added white wood blinds for privacy. I never intended to have functional curtain [...]
Disclaimer upfront: I am not an ironing expert. I don’t even like ironing. But, consistent with my 2012 Home Goal to bring services like dry-cleaning home, we just bought a new iron and ironing board.
I am kind of crushing on my new iron. It is a Rowenta Professional. My [...]
The bold grellow stripes and bubbly pattern on these curtains add immediate personality to the nursery. As if the deep teal walls were not intriguing enough, I had to add a big pattern and pop of color. Both curtain panels were made from one fabric shower curtain and a couple yards of my own fabric [...]
When I wrote about the laundry room no-sew drapes, I forgot to mention how I cut the fabric to begin with. Since I knew I would hem the panels after they were hung I was not too concerned about the original cut length. However, since I [...]
Oh how fun it is to have a laundry room large enough to warrant curtains drapes (doesn’t drapes sound more formal than curtains?). Yes, I know how lucky I am. My laundry room is actually a multi-purpose room used for laundry, crafts, sewing, and as a kids art room. The room was definitely [...]
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I believe your home should be a reflection of you. My home style is DIY Modern…handmade, simple, and fun, just like me!
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