How I set up a cheap live broadcasting studio

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Today did not go as planned. By a long shot. I even preplanned my day. I was gonna bust through that list, and feel immense success! Nothing bad happened, just not a whole lot happened at all. Or did it… So, what you see here is a setup for a live broadcast session in my photo […]

Vintage glass creamers for organizing screws

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It’s been a LONG time since I stepped foot into a thrift store.  But, I was craving for ‘new junk blood’, so on my way back home from an appointment, I swerved into a thrift store parking lot to see if anything spoke to me. As usual, I was about to exit the doors empty handed, […]

Photo studio props with an old door, farm table and shutters

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I’ve been trying to be a good girl and keep my my cleaning at least once a week. But last week I felt so guilty cleaning nothing, I scrubbed down the bathroom instead…  That was very nice of course, but a spit polish on a mirror doesn’t hold a candle to an entire paint studio […]

An easy photography background – cheater board and batten

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A blogger’s busy season is about to fire up with Christmas straight ahead. Remember 12 Days of Christmas last year? That’s happening again! So I’m mulling over 12, easy junk styled Christmas tutorials to whip up. And being that my home is generally a dark cave this time of year, it’s nice to be able to […]

Junk Santa and cat elves in full swing

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We’ve had a little change of plans this Christmas.  Plan A was all about escaping to the tropics! It’s so hard to get away without my son missing out on school, so we either had Christmas, spring break, or summer to choose from.  Well, I waited too long for the Christmas time slot. I started […]

How to make pipe curtain rods with sheet curtains – plus video

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Hey everyone! Remember my photo studio in part 1?   Here’s the promised tutorial on how to make pipe curtain rods with sheet curtains – plus video! If you love industrial with a dash of beach, you’ll love this look. These pipe rod cheap sheet curtains are so easy to make, and help to diffuse the sunlight […]

My home photo studio reveal

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At long last, I can finally use this little spare room as a real live photo studio! before This area resides under our back patio that was closed in to create an extra room. With loads of windows, it had great bones but just needed to find a useful existence rather than a messy office. […]

Cheater baseboards and a special win!

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Ya know, there just isn’t that much more to do in my photo studio room makeover. I just can’t seem to land the time it takes to get it done lately. But here’s where I’m at. I desired some baseboards but didn’t really want standard schmandard. So I picked up some simple chunky 1×4’s sanded […]