Tag Archives: Home Decor

Globetrotter

Hi guys!  I wanted to share my latest bargain with you.  It’s a gorgeously colored old globe I found on my latest trip back home. I love the background color on this globe.  The creamy tan isn’t the typical teal … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Easy Placemat Pillows

The other day I came across these cute yellow placemats at Target. They reminded me so much of the colors in our master bedroom that I decided to get a couple and turn them into accent pillows! I’ve seen tutorials … Continue reading

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Master Closet Phase 3: The Finished Result

It’s been a long process, but our master closet is finally done!  Before we show you the organized result, let’s recap a few more details we took care of in the process. 1) We painted the woodwork and shelving supports … Continue reading

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You Gotta Check it Out

If you like funny things, you’ve got to check out the new blog Catalog Living.  It’s the perfect sarcastic response to the over-styled photos you see in home decor magazines. Found and immensely enjoyed via Young House Love.  Go check Catalog … Continue reading

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Thrifty Tuesday: A Newfound Love

I have a newfound thrifting love.  I’m currently obsessed with the beautiful Reader’s Digest books from the 1970s and 80s.  The more of them I see, the more I appreciate the vibrant colors and the gorgeous retro-modern patterns used in their … Continue reading

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What's the deal, Big Lots?

 Dear Big Lots, You have disappointed me.  I have long been impressed by your prices, and lately you’ve become my secret back-up place to find trendy things on the cheap.  I’ve come to you for fun yellow bowls and flowery candleholders, … Continue reading

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The Power of Paint

I got a comment yesterday about the little white owl on our living room desk and I wanted to share a little secret with you… This little white guy originally looked like this! We picked him up on our recent … Continue reading

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Thrifty Tuesday

Happy Tuesday everybody!  I am pumped about some amazing bargains I got today, and I wanted to share them with you.  Check out the loot: Front to back we have 3 8×10 photo frames, 3 5×7 frames, 3 double photo … Continue reading

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There's always another way.

(Quick note:  I’m linking this post to Mantle Mania at The Nesting Place… Yeah, I know it’s not necessarily a post about our mantle, but I’m usin’ what I’ve got, you know?) So this weekend, I got to thinking… maybe … Continue reading

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Let there be (Chic) Light

In the spirit of spring goal #2 (Did you miss our 3 spring goals? Check them out here) I took on a little lamp re-do project this weekend.  Instead of replacing our orange glass living room lamps, I decided all … Continue reading

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