Cloth napkins are one of those things that were just not a part of my life for the first, oh, say, 27 years of my life. And since I'm 28, that's a long time. Here's a fun fact for you: I am the 15th out of 16 kids. Yes, all biological. Yes, one mom, one… Continue reading HOW TO SEW AN EASY CLOTH NAPKIN
There's no getting around it; I've been a gigantic slacker. It's taken me two weeks to get this blog post written because, you know, life. But the good new is I have a feeling that you are gonna love this week's project! Here's a fun fact: I grew up as the 15th of 16 kids.… Continue reading HOW TO MAKE A RUSTIC JUTE PLACEMAT
Well hello there everybody!! I hope you all have been having a wonderful spring break! I have been struggling for weeks trying to figure out how I was going to style my bookshelves. I don't know about you, but I don't exactly have a knack for interior design. I'm one of those people who… Continue reading HOW TO STYLE A BOOKSHELF
Did you see how I resized my kitchen table? Well, I finally got around to refinishing my kitchen chairs to match and I am so, so happy with how they turned out! These chairs have taken a serious BEATING over the last several years but have held up surprisingly well structurally. So, being the beautician… Continue reading HOW I REFINISHED MY KITCHEN CHAIRS
After furniture, you want to know what makes the biggest difference in home-ifying a bare room? Yep, you guessed it. Curtains! If done right, these can make the room feel so homey, and it's also a great way to add a pop of color. My living room, while coming along nicely, was still feeling a… Continue reading HOW TO SEW EASY BACK TAB CURTAINS
You wanna know what I love about chalk paint? No prep. Yeah, you heard me right. No sanding, no stripping, no priming. You just slap the stuff on whatever you're painting, cover it with a water based polyurethane and continue on your merry little way. Okay, so that's not exactly how painting this entertainment center… Continue reading HOW TO MAKE HOMEMADE CHALK PAINT
Okay so, I'm always in the mood for beautifying if I can do it at a portion of the price I could pay to have someone else do it for me. We've got a couch in my sisters basement that my other sister brought over for us to use since she didn't really have a… Continue reading HOW TO MAKE AN EASY THROW PILLOW — FOR UNDER $5!