15 Farmhouse Chic Decor Ideas

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The ‘Farmhouse Chic’ decor style celebrates the graciousness of farm finds, vintage heirlooms, well-worn woods and patinas, and the simple elegance of classic decorative motifs. The natural color-way of our farmhouse chic decor ideas included gray-browns, off-whites, natural greens, princess-blues and romantic pinks. Farmhouse chic is not picky, and a scala of various styles can […]

Fabric Bottle Wrap

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Bottle wraps and jar cozies don’t have to always be made with intricate mason jar crochet patterns.  Muslin fabric wrap is as beautiful and can be put together with 15 minutes, with just a few stitches.  This fabric wrap technique works on recycled bottles, mason jars and glass jam pots. As well, what a great […]

How to Weave a Rag Rug

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Happy Chinese New Year in the year of the Sheep.  To ensure that that last year’s dirt does not enter your home this year, Chinese feng shui suggest to change your mats each new year, particularly your front door mat.   So, I felt that today’s featured linky party submission of ‘how to weave a rag […]

Mason Jar Cover Crochet Pattern

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Isn’t this just the cutest little project? Thought to spruce up mom’s house a tat, while I stayed there for the last few weeks, and this is what I orchestrated. Like this mason jar crochet cover? Mason jar cozy crochet pattern I am calling this a Mason jar crochet pattern, it is however a cover […]

Early Spring Home Decorating Ideas for Fireplace Mantels

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I am thrilled to announce the first home decorating ideas article by our regular contributing guest writer, Tammy Henderson. In today’s article she shares how to feature early Spring in our home decorations on and in front of our fireplace mantels.   Over to Tammy:   It’s been awhile since I have shared here at […]

Large Heart Crochet Pattern

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Did you see this article yet: 14 Cute Valentine Pillows (Free Sewing Tutorials)? Below it, one of my favorite readers left me a comment to say: I can’t wait to see what pillow you come up with yourself.  So, rather than posting what I had planned posting, I am answering her today. I made this […]

14 Cute Valentine Pillows (Free Sewing Tutorials)

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One of the easiest way to decorate for Valentines is with pillows. I am getting into pillow making and I found 14 Valentine Pillows I could make. Most of them have free and detailed sewing patterns/tutorials, but as always, some are just so inspirational that if they have no tutorial, I will post them anyway, […]

10 Best Mason Jar Valentine Gifts

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  Best Mason Jar Valentine Gifts #1: Fabric Hearts in Mason Jars By Moorea Seal    Best Mason Jar Valentine Gifts#2: Valentines Heart Snow Globe I saw dye-cut hearts like this at Target a few years ago. Never thought of putting them in a snow globe for Valentine’s Day. What an incredibly original idea.  I […]

Free Cushion Knitting Pattern with Cable

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:: Easy Free Cushion Knitting Pattern with single Cable :: Love this!!! I am a particularly lucky girl. For many reasons, but one of them is my awesome knit bed spread. About 2 years ago, picked up a chunky white knitted cotton bed cover. At Ikea. Nice, you might think. But ‘very nice’ was the […]

DIY Christmas Tree Topper Star

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Can you believe that this gorgeous Sparkling Star is a DIY Christmas Tree Topper?! Well, it is. Learn from our wonderful home decorating expert Tammy Henderson just how to make this quick, in no time, with just a few dollar store supplies and a hot glue gun.     Hello everyone, Tammy here from One […]

DIY Salt dough Christmas Ornaments

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Making homemade Christmas ornaments is a favorite Christmas activity to do with the kids. I tend to make these every year. Usually I package them up to give away as an easy, personalized Christmas gift for family, friends, teachers, neighbors, and the like. Those, paired with something edible, such as Christmas chocolates or fancy candy […]

Recycled Shutters as Meaningful Wall Art

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Will I have time to get this recycled shutters project finished before Thanksgiving?? Maybe…. I am enamoured with plantation shutters these days however. A friend of mine is selling a bunch of new plantation shutters that were measured wrong. Plantation shutters are made to order here as they fit them to the size of your […]

Houndstooth Quilt Pattern, Free Video Tutorial

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Today is class #29 in our ongoing series of quilting workshops for beginners. We are now doing quilting projects, and today’s project is a Houndstooth quilt pattern for a lap quilt. The last two workshops we experimented with doing smaller quilting projects for the kitchen, such as Fall leaf potholders, coasters and table runners. Today’s […]

DIY Fall Decorations: Cork Wreath

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DIY Fall Decorations: Cork Wreath
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Just amazing. Tammy Henderson has found yet another way to amaze me. How is it possible for someone to be able to just whip up a classic wreath, that is stunning, creative & versatile, economical, befitting to almost any kind of décor, and .. is easily recycle-able afterwards into another amazing wreath? I mean…. when […]

Quilted Leaf Potholders, Coasters and Tablerunner

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As promised last week in workshop #27 of this free quilting workshops for beginners – series, I’d post a tutorial for quilted leaf potholders today, free quilting workshop #28, to make beautiful quilted potholders that look unique and special, but are easy to make.  You get to try making your own quilted potholders at no […]

Hexagon Quilt Pattern for Trivets, Coasters and Potholders

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Today we are discussing the hexagon quilt pattern and are making some fun quilted projects with this shape. This is #27 class in our series of free classes on how to make a quilt. After 26 free step-by-step illustrated quilting foundation classes, we are now delving into the world of actually making fun quilted projects […]

Accordion Paper Fold Vessels

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Awesome DIY Origami Art, from just 1 sheet of paper. I know: it’s Thanksgiving first and only then the season of Christmas gift wrapping. But, to me, ‘The Holidays’ are just one-big-season of thanksgiving, decorating, baking and gift giving!!! Hence this post today.     Last year, I made this 50-page series of gift wrapping, […]

Faux Finish Rust Effect DIY

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How to Create a Faux Finish Rust Effect on Decorative Accents in Your Home Decor Hi Everyone, I am back and excited to share with you a technique that is really quick and easy when you want to add a faux rust to any project. Lately over at One More Time Events we have been […]

Centerpiece Ideas with Fruit and Vegetables

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Hi Everyone. Happy Monday.  Today no Tammy, but nonetheless we have a post on home décor, i.e.  centerpieces ideas with fruit and vegetables. I have taken the helm again till Tammy is back on board to continue her monthly home decorating post made exclusively with recycled or reused materials. Today I’ll show you fruit and […]

Easy Fall Mantel Decorations : Silver + Mercury Glass

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:: Easy Fall Mantel Decorations with Silver and Mercury Glass ~ a How-to :: Today, the home décor team from OneMoreTimeEvents.com is taking Fall mantel decorations more serious than ever. Tammy and her mom are mixing real and faux silver items such as mercury glass in their fall décor on the mantel. Use store bought […]

DIY Wedding Guest Book Frame w/ Hearts

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A wedding guest book offers treasured memories of your big, important day. Unfortunately, once that married life is on its way, things like a wedding guest book is rarely looked at. Such a pity. This unique DIY wedding guest book frame solves the issue. Guests get to write their wedding wishes and names on individual […]

LINKY PARTY

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Welcome to the Linky party, everyone! Today’s features: faux pumpkins. Pumpkins are every decorators friend in the Fall season. Today, I have 4 linky party features for you that showcase some of the most unique DIY pumpkin projects I have encountered. How about not bringing in a pumpkin but drawing pumpkin art on your DIY […]

50+ No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

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Easy Halloween crafts. Get creative with your Halloween decorations this Fall and give your pumpkins some personality and styling. Here are 50+ No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Ideas for you. T’is the season. Fall leaves are falling. Veggies growing in abundance. Halloween and Thanksgiving coming up. Pumpkin decorating ideas are on my mind. On your mind too? […]

DIY Recipe Box + Vintage French Wrapping Paper (Freebie)

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Hi! I made some vintage French wrapping paper to cover some notebooks yesterday. I thought to share it with you.   Vintage French Wrapping Paper Vintage French Wrapping Paper ~ Designed by yours truly Paris, je t’aime!   Vintage French Paper for a Recipe Book or Box ~ Also by yours truly   Paris-Inspired Recipe […]

LINKY PARTY + Feature: DIY Animal Print Chair

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:: Linky Party + Feature today. Lets’s start with the feature, because animal print is this year’s MEGA – trend! You see animal prints everywhere! Lots of variety too. You can find cheetah print, tiger print, lion print, zebra and other animal print fabric on home décor accessories, such as rugs, chairs, cabinets. Be inspired […]

Porch Decorations: Fall Flowers in Wood Pallets

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Be inspired today by Tammy Henderson who has incredible talent to make a sober home look luxuriously splendid. Each week in her series, I am working a bit on my home aiming to incorporate her genial home decorating ideas.  Today, Tammy will show us that it’s worth it to lug those roadside wood pallets home  […]

DIY French Country Kitchen Coffee Cups

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:: DIY French Country Kitchen Coffee Cups Like Anthropologie:: Let memories of summer vacation in the French country linger on forever with DIY French flower mugs, and other French country patterns in your kitchen. This is an easy DIY, but I urge to to use the right materials. Read on…   DIY French Country Kitchen […]

Easy Fall Centerpiece in Pastels

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:: Easy Fall Centerpiece in Pastels ~ an Elegant DIY with Tammy Henderson :: Whether it still feels like hot summer or like early autumn where you live, a new decorating season is upon us. Join us today and let Tammy’s DIY décor project with end-of summer flowers and fall harvest finds bring elegance and […]

10 Bedroom Design Rules

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As a follow-up article on “how to create a flow of color and pattern in your home” I want to feature this amazing bedroom photograph, and share my …     10 Bedroom Design Rules All these interior design rules are demonstrated in this single picture. This bedroom follows all the design rules that I […]

DIY Natural Arrangement

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Showing off what’s in the garden is just so easy for  a joyful summer table flower arrangement.  Tammy from One More Time Events shares another table centerpiece using recycled glass filled with greens. When I do this myself at home, I usually aim for lots and lots of color. However, seeing how classy ‘all green’ […]

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