10 Bedroom Design Rules

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Tweet 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 […]

DIY Hanging Bedside Table

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Tweet Instant love for this DIY hanging bedside table made from a slap of recycled walnut wood.      This slab of walnut wood is from an aunt’s grandfather’s farm. Pulled from the back of the barn and  re-instated in full beauty, it’s now treasured as a heirloom.  What an original and top quality bedside […]

Beautiful Free Crochet Patterns @ my Pinterest Board

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Tweet You know, once you start sharing and opening up to others, particularly with these Pinterest boards, something miraculous happens: like babies, they start a life of their own. This is particularly the case with my Free Crochet Patterns Board, the first board I turned into a group board, and have been marketing since as […]

Ikea Poang Chair Slipcover Pattern

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Tweet :: Ikea Furniture Makeover ::  If you are the lucky owner of an Ikea Poang chair than today’s article is for you: it’s a free sewing pattern for an Ikea Poang chair slipcover.   At only $69, the Ikea Poang chair has to be one of Ikea’s most popular chairs. This chair has been […]

Top 10 Most Fabulous Interior Designs

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Tweet Here are my top favorites out of Architectural Digest’s top 50 most pinned photos in 2013. No craft tutorial nor a DIY manual for any of these interior design ideas. Let’s call this ultimate inspiration instead. Perhaps we can find a few DIY projects to do in 2014 from furniture and interior design ideas […]

50 DIY Wooden Furniture + Woodworking Projects

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Tweet Here they are: 50 fabulous woodworking & wooden furniture DIY projects, to be cherished by non-girly girls and DIY-ers like us. Yesterday I received a lovely email of a new newsletter reader who was hoping to get more woodworking projects. Well, I have a nice surprise for her & you: an overview of most […]

Lovely Cabled Baby Blanket :: Free Knitting Pattern

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Tweet This is a blanket that you just want to snuggle with. What a perfect baby blanket … for babies … and for me…  (I suppose we could up-size it, couldn’t we?!)  Anyhow, working with this super soft wool in perfect pastel colors is of course THE thing to do this Fall. Comfy!!  Give yourself […]

Warm Greys for Winter Walls

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Tweet I just found these bedroom interior designs with that warm winter grey paint on the wall so chic and enticing. I think I am up for a change of lifestyle.  From hippie-chic towards a more glamorous lifestyle. What do you think?  Various paint brands carry pretty, warm greys, such as Sherwin Williams Comfort Gray […]

Free Cushion Knitting Pattern

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Tweet Love this! I do. Particularly since I am the lucky girl, who, about 2 years ago, picked up an off-white knit cotton bed cover at Ikea for … $10 in the as-is section. Someone had the ridiculous idea to return it… (what an earth angel) and I happen to be lucky enough to be […]

10 Unique Pink Pillows :: Add Color-pop to Girls Bedrooms

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Tweet End-of-Summer/begin Fall Back-to-school activities also includes freshening up kids bedrooms with a bit of new bedding and/or kids bedroom accessories, such as some lovely throw pillows. Nothing, and I mean, nothing spruces up or alters a room like colorful throw pillows. And with color, I mean PINK, of course. Nothing less but p.i.n.k. All […]

DIY Wooden Ceiling

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Tweet   Who would not love to have a gorgeous wooden ceiling like this. It’s fit for a European castle…. What a stunning piece of wood work. source | photo credit : Andrew  & Rachel Ashmore Follow the link to find the complete tutorial on how to make your own wood ceiling as splendid as […]

Recycled Furniture Design

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Tweet Green Crafts DIY Recycled Furniture and Green Home Design Indoor Recycled Furniture How to Silver-leaf your Dresser U – featured favorite recycled furniture project Recycled Furniture a la Anthropologie :: Lace Dresser DIY Top 10 Recycled Dressers w/ Fab Makeovers … including this Masculine, rocker-themed boys Bedroom Dresser Makeover :: recycled furniture at its […]

Recycled Furniture :: Lace Painted Dresser

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Tweet Recycle furniture a ka Anthropologie :: lace spray-paint it! Cool!!   Working a summer for Anthropologie might have is unique payoffs: you learn out of the box, and just be creative with your furniture!  Like so here with Kelsey Johnson. With her buddy, who also worked at Anthropologie. she created a piece of recycled […]

DIY Pottery Barn Stratton Bed with Drawers knockoff

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Tweet DIY Pottery Barn Stratton Bed with Drawers knockoff. This is a serious commitment project that is well worth it: making your own king size bed with storage underneath, that is every bit as gorgeous as the one in the designer shop where you’ve see it: Pottery Barn.   photo credit: Pottery barn   Pottery […]

Fish & Shell Prints :: Vintage Images for your Beach House Decor projects

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Tweet :: Gorgeous free vintage prints for beach house decorating :: A few years back, I started an interior design & home decorating series of fun summer beach cottage crafts tutorials to help you create a beach cottage styled home, many miles from the beach. To rekindle this series, I thought to give you an […]

25 Bedroom Furniture Ideas & Organizing Tips for Small Bedrooms

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Tweet :: Bedroom Furniture & Organizing Tips for Small Bedrooms :: Who has enough space in one’s bedroom? Are we not all looking for bedroom furniture that offer ‘small space’ –solutions (even if our rooms aren’t actually small) ?! Here are our top 10 small bedroom ideas to make the most of our nest space […]

DIY Wooden Pallet Crafts :: Princess Bedroom

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Tweet Making your own recycled pallet bed headboard does not mean just put a pallet straight up and call it a day. Now I have a challenge for you: make yourself a recycled pallet bed headboard with pallets, driftwood and garage sale finds, that is a match to this bed found in a top Brazilian […]

Bedroom Makeover (+other Gorgeous Features)

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Tweet Thank you for linking up at the party, everyone. You have been making it again a wonderful success and I am pleased that more and more people are starting to join in, which really builds the festivity.  Because of the abundance of entries, or perhaps I just felt like it, I’m sharing Party Features […]

Kids Bedroom Furniture: DIY Headboard

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Tweet Love to make your own KIDS bedroom furniture? Love recycling? Splendid. Here’s another DIY project to make recycled furniture. Victoria brought us, all the way from the gloriously wide and green Canadian prairies, a project  so worthy of showcasing. She recycled an old, broken basement door and made it into a stunning boys bedroom […]

Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern

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Tweet Elegant, darling and warm. That sums up this cream white crochet blanket. Adorned with a chocolate brown ribbon, it makes for a delightful baby shower gift. Or, make a couple of cozy crochet blankets for your own newborn.   Baby Blanket :: Free Crochet Pattern photo credit | free crochet pattern : Rosy little […]

Frame Hanging Tool

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Tweet Wonder what this cloth pin with a nail in it is all about?? I tell you, I did not get it either until I saw the awesome result of its use. It’s the handy-dandy super-simple DIY variety of a real estate agent/home stager’s device to hang up an entire wall photo gallery within say […]

DIY Eco-friendly Bath Rug … now a Design for Kitchen Rugs?

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Tweet Featuring a reader’s work today. Miranda here took the original featured eco-friendly bath rug project into another direction by changing colors row by row, working in around the edges inwards, rather than taking the project row by row, and so created a perfect kitchen rug design.       This is the result. I […]

Dresser Transformation

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DIY recycled furniture : Fabulous dressers with baskets

Tweet I still find it hard to imagine that there are people out there, just seemingly ordinary people like you and I, who can find drab-drama remnant dressers and make a recycled furniture piece out of them that could have been in the showroom of Restoration Hardware, Williams Sonoma or some other fancy place like […]

Pompom Rugs to DIY

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Tweet Can’t really knit nor crochet? Then this DIY pompom rug is YOUR kind of ‘crochet’ rug. In pastels, this pompom rug could be a baby room rug or a bathroom rug. But in bold bright reds, this certainly is the kind of rug to get cozy on in front of the fireplace. And in […]

Teenage Girls Bedroom Makeover

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Tweet Ok.I’ve done dressers for boys rooms. Lots of kids furniture ideas for their bedrooms & playrooms. But what if your girls are teens?  OK. Here’s your inspiration for the year. This teen girl attic cum bedroom makeover will blow you away. Probably. I am showing you the ‘before’ picture first…. They went from this […]

DIY Bedroom Furniture: Vintage Ladder Bed Canopy

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Tweet Oh, this is fantastic! My overview of marvelous home décor ideas with vintage ladders just got a new ladder home décor idea added to the list: an absolutely wonderful vintage ladder bed canopy.     Can not be simpler to DIY: Hang up a ladder with 2 over-sized brackets and hang 2 burlap or […]

Baby Bedroom Furniture: Crochet Rainbow Mobile

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Tweet free crochet pattern clouds rainbow mobile baby room decor free crochet patterns. Friend’s baby due in Winter? Let the sun shine in the baby bedroom anyway with this darling & sunny rainbow mobile. Easy to stitch up as it is made of simple shapes only. Beyond babies, this mobile is fun for young kids. […]

Lotus Flower Paper Lantern

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Tweet Get prepped for Chinese New Year with this darling lotus flower paper lantern. Free printable. Beautiful, heh?! I love the rainbow colors on them. This year, 2013, Chinese New Year will be celebrated on 10 & 11 February. As this falls on Sunday & Monday, there will be a replacement public holiday on Tuesday […]

Anthropologie-Inspired Ruffle Pillowcases

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Tweet Pillows for your bed, that is. as part of your bedding. With adorable ruffles, I might add. Several different types and rows of ruffles, I might add. I’m smitten, I might add. As per good Anthropologie –quality level, this pillow case would cost you $48 in the store. But, it has lots of good […]

DIY Zebra Rugs

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Tweet On a $25 budget, who wouldn’t like to get this wonderful bohemian (or is it chic) faux zebra rug? I love animals and would not hurt them, but second hand fur is fair game for me, as is this fabulous faux zebra rug. OK. Let’s all make a faux zebra rug! Yeah..   Here’s […]

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