Yes, like the Michael Jackson lyrics “I’m bad, I’m bad, you know it” I have failed at getting this post done before Christmas. Thank you for all your votes on my poll. A bit of a landslide. The Winner? The world map – I made it sound SO amazing…without figuring out exactly how the heck… Continue reading But You Picked the Hardest One!
The technique of Board and Batten has been covered by many, and here are pictures of my foray down the B and B lane. I’ll give a basic overview of how we executed the project, but I won’t go into too much detail since we’ve all seen the million and 2 websites/blogs that have done… Continue reading Board and Batten Bedroom
But only in the world of decorating of course! Here’s my cheat: When we first moved into this house almost 5 years ago, we had to make a quick decision on some window coverings for the Master bedroom . We chose brown Roman blinds. That seemed safe. White was tricky because I’m picky about my… Continue reading I’m a CHEATER!
After removing wallpaper from almost every room in the last two houses we owned, you would think I’d never want to look wallpaper in it’s pasty eye again. But the new designs were like a siren’s song, calling me: “I’m different than those others, trust me, you’ll love me…” and so I fell under it’s… Continue reading Oops, I Did It Again…..
A great look that’s trending right now is Dipped furniture. Basically it looks like you’ve taken an item of furniture or an accessory and dipped it in a can of paint. The trick, I think, is to make it stop at an odd place so it looks less planned and more random. In my example,… Continue reading Trending: Dipped furniture
Today I am starting my Blog. It’s taken some time to start, I’m learning the technology as I go with the help of my daughters! My hope is that I will bring some new ideas, some inspiration and maybe even some solutions for those like me, who don’t necessarily have a huge budget to dedicate… Continue reading Not so New Kid on the Decorating Block