DIY Picture Frame – Gallery Wrap

Have you ever noticed how great art can look after a visit to your local art gallery? Are you in love with those gallery wrapped wood frames? Well, while wondering through the craft store (on a completely different mission) I was inspired to create my own version of a DIY Picture Frame – Gallery Wrap […]

Inspired by Black – Society6

I have been so inspired by the colour (or, non-colour) black lately. I have a new black wall in the house that I will be sharing soon, and I’m loving everything that’s high contrast, in home decor. So, I was inspired to create this new art board over at Society6, with all things black. There […]

Fill up those Gallery Walls

Who says you have to pay a fortune to have interesting and compelling art in your home? I have a couple great tricks up my sleeve, for having dramatic walls, on a budget — and fill up those gallery walls, people! First up, mirrors! Look through the thrift shop, the as-is area of furniture stores, […]

Master Bedroom Makeover and Tour

So guys! I totally forgot about can’t wait to show you our finished bedroom makeover tour! Remember these fun ditties? Ceiling Fan – Drum Shade Makeover, the DIY Improve Your Art post, the Never-ending Shelving Build, our old friend PAX, and that Gem of a Find at the good ol’ Restore?? Well! Let’s take a step […]

Foyer Closet Storage & Makeover

  Update: We’ve made some more progress… Be sure to check out the entire, updated Foyer Makeover, AND my tutorial for my custom DIY Copper Shoe Rack! Oh my… this has been a doozy. It’s been going on for nearly a year. Ideas have changed –– a few times. Things have come, and been returned. Kijiji finds found, […]

Add the warmth, add the pretty!

So the paint is finished, and we love it. It’s great. But — the walls are lacking personality. We need to get cozy, add warmth, add the pretty. Let’s get some art up there people! See what I mean? Booooring! But there is zero dollars in the budget for this project. We need to use […]