Totebag + pillow =

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A no-sew new pillow! Don’t overlook the beauty of what an adorable totebag of your personal taste can do for you. Totebags are versatile! You can hang them up with a plant or flowers spilling over an edge. I could have morphed the fabric on this one into an adorable little bulletin board. (I still […]

The beauty in simple numbers

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I LOVE typography on things. But simple numbers really speak to me. Isn’t this door awesome? I think I found it at My Sweet Savannah. The numbers are so simple yet soooo elegant on black. I think I’m going to paint my door black this summer… Thanks My Sweet Savannah! Loving these pots! http://mysweetsavannah.blogspot.com/2009/03/spring-etsy-finds.html I […]

More mantle decorating

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My mantle has a new outfit on. What shall we call this… hmm.. The Ivory~Chicken Theme. Rustic Rooster. Mini light Mayhem. Looking Inside The Chicken Coop Through The Window. The Funky Chicken Something or Other. Mom’s Eyebrow Raiser. (you’ll get it in a minute) What made me group these things in such a way you […]

Functional wall art for the kitchen

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I love my distressed clock! And I love the spot it sits in. However as you can see, it’s just not looking very pretty right now. Problem: cord showing The clock was to stay, however that is where the phone wire is located in my kitchen. And it’s brown. Two demerits! So I had to […]

New kitchen office – in the works

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This is a before picture in an effort to show you how I concept a new idea. I had an armoire in this part of the kitchen, however as my computer needs increase (my son does homework on a computer now you know), I required a real kitchen office of sorts. And as the floor […]

When a step ladder becomes…

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I am back! My computers have been giving me some grief lately. Good news about that is I’ve had time to play while being off Computer Zone. So here’s one of my latest quirky morphs. I found this darling little step ladder just sitting at a local thrift. It begged to be taken home so […]

Revamping an old fireplace

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This story was proudly featured on one of the best home decor blogs on the web! Visit Layla at http://theletteredcottage.blogspot.com/2009/03/fireplace-re-do.html and make sure you browse around. Your eyes will thank you. Thanks Layla! ___________________________________ So, the fireplace… how many of you have been wanting to redecorate your living rooms, only to have to continue to […]

Crazy headboard anyone?

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You have every right to question the above photo. What on earth is that?!? That my friends, is a part of my new headboard I created for the master bedroom. Once upon a time, the bedroom was pretty bare bones. New floors and paint, check! But the real fun started when I was tired of […]

Unique coffee table

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It’s Saturday! My all time favorite day of the week. Because I get a chance to work(play) on the house! While I’m busy working(playing) on the newest hauls for this place, I thought I’d share with you what I’ve been using for a coffee table. My sofa is somewhat over sized so my original oak […]

New finds in the works!

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I think I need a secretary. To do the blogging end of things here. I have been busy! I’ve been working my day job but also collecting new finds on my runs. I cannot wait to get them inside the house and things set up around them! new stuff to morph: light for above island […]