DIY Barn Door

DIY Sliding Barn Door

You guys have seen our DIY barn door when I showed you our master bath, master bedroom, and DIY bed but I just recently realized I never gave a tutorial for it when a sweet reader asked. When we built the door, it was in the craziness of having just moved in and trying to […]

Blue Laundry Cabinets

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I left our laundry cabinets unfinished for the last 6 months because I never felt really sure on a color. We have white cabinets and white walls in our kitchen and I absolutely love them. The difference is the warmth in the wood floors and wood island create a perfect contrast. Our laundry/mudroom has light […]

DIY Antique Sign

DIY Antique Sign Tutorial

When I made the flower box for our kitchen table centerpiece, I tried my hand at creating an antique look and I loved the result. So now I’m making signs all over the house:) {you can see my welcome sign here}. I wanted something to go above our pantry door because it’s a fairly large […]

DIY Rustic Welcome Sign

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Since we are now country folk, it was high time we got some deer art up around here. I found this adorable wood art piece on Joss and Main and loved it. It was around $40-$50 on their site and I knew I could make it myself for a lot less so I went for […]

Online Shopping

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I’m a big online shopper. Between taking care of Molly and working full-time there is no extra time to browse through the mall so I’ve become a bit of an Internet scourer {yep, that’s a word}. So, when I was recently approached by the website, Minted to share some of their gorgeous design inspirations and […]

DIY Upholstered Bed Frame

DIY Upholstered Bed Frame

Time for part II! If you missed how to make the headboard, you can check it out here. Today I’m going to share how to make the frame. It’s very simple and inexpensive and makes a great statement in the room. To make the bed you will need the following: 2 sheets of plywood. Cuts: […]

DIY Upholstered Headboard

DIY Upholstered Bed Frame Tutorial

When I shared our master bedroom reveal a few weeks ago, one of the main focal points of the room is our new bed. Mike built it and I upholstered it. The entire bed cost around $110 and we built it in a weekend. It’s a great way to customize your space. I found a […]

DIY Sofa Table

Easy DIY Side Table

I guess you would categorize this table as a sofa table, even though it’s nowhere near a sofa. Side table? Accent table? Whatever you call it, we built this narrow table to hold a few items add and fill some blank space in our master bedroom. The room is rather large and I knew I […]