DIY Deer Silhouette Pillows

25. February 2015 DIY 3
DIY Deer Silhouette Pillows
This is one of those DIY’s that will probably take over my house and I will soon have these EVERYWHERE. It’s fun. It’s inexpensive. It’s easy. It’s quick. I could go on. I’ll spare you though. Here’s a quick list of what you’ll need: Pillow filler – or an old pillow. You can just take off the ...

Vintage Funnel Light Tutorial

23. February 2015 DIY 2
Vintage Funnel Light Tutorial
If you’ve been following me for a while, then it’s certainly no secret that I have an undying love for old things. In addition to my love for old things, I love repurposing old things into new things. It’s beyond thrilling for me. I love having a house full of things with stories and history. ...

DIY Pottery Barn Clock

17. February 2015 DIY 5
DIY Pottery Barn Clock
I’ve been on the hunt for an oversized clock for my living room for a while. Wait. Correction. I’ve been on the hunt for an INEXPENSIVE oversized clock for my living room. Apparently such a thing doesn’t exist. What’s a gal to do when she can’t find what she wants?! Create it. I saw the ...

DIY Farmhouse Gallery

08. February 2015 Design, DIY 0
DIY Farmhouse Gallery
Last week I posted about my Thrift Store Challenge. If you missed it, go check it out and see what I was up to.  It was SUCH a hit, I think I’m going to make it a monthly thing!! One of the things I bought with my $20 budget, were these 4 mismatched 8×10 picture ...

Thrift Store Challenge

06. February 2015 DIY 4
Thrift Store Challenge
So, I’m a super competitive person. I chase challenges and stop at nothing to win. I am constantly challenging myself. I even challenge myself to challenge myself. Winning is almost everything to me. If I’m not winning, I usually quit because it isn’t fair. I want to say I’m kidding. I do. So, if you ...

Hooks Hooks & More Hooks!

03. February 2015 Design, DIY 2
Hooks Hooks & More Hooks!
Did you know the more times you type the word “hooks” the weirder it looks? I feel like I’m not spelling it right. Anyway. I really love hooks. I would probably even go as far as saying….I’m a hook collector. Some people collect coins, stamps, or dolls. Not me. I’m a collector of grain sacks, old ...

DIY Sharpie Sign & Canvas Print

30. January 2015 DIY 0
DIY Sharpie Sign & Canvas Print
Per the request of a few, after posting a picture of the sign the I made for my son on facebook, here’s a tutorial! It’s super super super easy. I had some pieces of scrap wood from various projects so I chose one that would be large enough for LOTS of words. I knew I wanted ...

DIY Kitchen Island

DIY Kitchen Island
Phase 2 of the kitchen remodel is complete. The Island is officially DONE. If you remember from phase 1 we ripped out the big peninsula and ended up salvaging half of it to use as the base of the island. This saved lots of money! We stood in the lumber isle at Lowe’s for 45 ...

Vintage Funnel Light Fixture

Vintage Funnel Light Fixture
In the midst of this massively overwhelming kitchen remodel, I’ve been scouring Pinterest for inspiration for the new light fixtures. Prior to starting this project, we had 2 main overhead lights that aren’t centered in the room….at all. I don’t understand them and they make me angry.. And they turn everything yellow when they’re on. ...