Super Bowl Football Mason Jars

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What You Need: Mason jars Straws White electrical tape Scissors String Flag cut outs Cut out several mini flags to use for name tags on your drinks (download free printable here)Cut a thin strip of white electrical tape to place vertically on the mason jar.   TO watch this DIY video clock here! For more Super Bowl DIY's click here! ... >> Read More...

Super Bowl Football Chocolate Covered Strawberries!

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What You Need: Strawberries White chocolate chips Bakers dipping chocolate 1 Microwave safe mug Scissors 1 Piping bag Parchment paper Melt the dipping chocolate in 30 second intervals until the chocolate is almost completely melted.Dip each strawberry into the chocolate, swirling until the entire strawberry is covered.Hold the strawberry above the chocolate for a few seconds until it stops dripping. Place the chocolate covered strawberry on a plate with parchment paper and push it forward to cover up any chocolate puddles that may from at the tip of the strawberry.Melt a ... >> Read More...

Fix it Friday: Master Bedroom Expansion

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We're taking Fix it Friday to the bedroom! Here is the before picture of my client's muted aqua master bedroom. The clients wanted an updated bedroom while still keeping their bedroom furniture and their bedding. As you can see, they had symmetry with their matching night stands and lamps, but still something was off with the space. What 5 things would you do to fix this space?   5 Changes I Made: Painted the room a warm grey color and added white crown molding to the perimeter Brought symmetry to the room by adding a window to the right and hanging floor to ceiling window ... >> Read More...

Fix it Friday: Updated Transitional

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Happy Friday! Today's focus is on one of my older projects. It was a tract home with an incredibly disproportionate and awkward built-in in the family room. I don't know why home builders ALWAYS build built ins that aren't symmetrical. It drives me NUTS! SO-- what are the different things you would fix in this room?     Here is what we ended up with: 5 Changes I made: Closed off the doorway to center the fireplace and bring some symmetry to the built-in Added some texture to the fireplace with our favorite Eldorado Stone, lined with modern molding Removed the yellow color on the ... >> Read More...

Fix it Friday: From Drab to Fab

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Happy Friday everyone! We have been soooo overwhelmed with this Christmas season that we haven't had time to post as many #FIF posts as we wanted. Now that its a new year (CRAZY, I still keep writing 2014!) we are coming in hot with lots of great content for the blog that will inspire you and encourage you to make your own house a beautiful home for you and your loved ones! As I have mentioned before, Fix it Fridays are a fun and engaging way for all of us who enjoy interior design to join in on a discussion on how to improve and beautiful different spaces each week. Some photos will be of my ... >> Read More...

12 DIY’s of Christmas

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1st DIY of Christmas:  A Red Spoon Mirror 2nd DIY of Christmas:  A 5ft Star Light 3rd DIY of Christmas: Coffee Filter Snowflakes 4th DIY of Christmas: Peppermint Striped Candles 5th DIY of Christmas: A Candy Cane Wreath 6th DIY of Christmas: Bottle Brights 7th DIY of Christmas: A Cinnamon Stick Candle 8th DIY of Christmas: A Scarf Wreath 9th DIY of Christmas: Hot Coco & Metallic Mug Gift Set  10th DIY of Christmas: Mason Jar Snow Globes 11th DIY of Christmas: How to Wrap a Gift for a Girl 12th DIY of Christmas: How to Wrap a  Gift for a Guy ... >> Read More...

Santa Beard DIY

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This fun and easy santa beard is the perfect Christmas project to do with your kids, classroom (if you're a teacher), or even something fun to make for a tacky christmas sweater party! Heres what you will need: Materials: White felt Beard template Pen Scissors Cotton balls Hot glue gun Elastic Eyelets (optional) Step 1: Shape your beard Download and print out this santa/seven dwarf beard template from PagingSupermom.com Cut out the beard and trace it onto your sheet of white felt Cut out your felt beard Step 2: Size & Secure Your Beard Lay out ... >> Read More...

Metallic Solo Cup Sparkle Ball

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Watch the video on this project! . Every year we try to upload a fun and unique Christmas DIY project. Last year we made an inverted christmas tree chandelier and the year before that we uploaded the Book Wreath tutorial. If you haven't seen either of those... you're going to want to! This year we have made an absolutely positively gorgeous sparkle ball made out of plastic Solo cups! Thats right, plastic cups from Walmart ;-) Materials: 48 clear plastic 9 oz Solo cups Stapler (best option is this long reach 190, but if you don't want to go out and buy one, a normal stapler will ... >> Read More...