Industrial chic! That’s what I think it is!

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Oh my gosh. I think I know what my decorating style is! Finally! What is industrial chic?  Margo from Margo’s Junkin’ Journal  says: “My take on it is anything vintage factory, transit, manufacturing, medical or school related. I’m sure there are more words that can fit, but as you know pictures speak a thousand words.” […]

Like junk? Enter the 3000 Followers Event Junk Giveaway!

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This giveaway is now closed. Winner to be announced soon! Thanks so much for all your comments! I know why you visit here. Correct me if I’m wrong, but I believe it’s to see what cool things can be created out of what some would consider… junk. 🙂 Now, if someone were to ask me […]

An award winning weekend ~ at Harrison Hot Springs!

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Remember this little photograph I posted about not long ago? As previously mentioned, it won one of 2 grand prizes in a local photo contest. The win?  2 nights stay in a high end resort, with ALL the fixings. (link HERE) Are you ready for the longest post EVER? Great! Because I can’t leave out […]

SNS 51 brings you – window sill decor

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #51! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the 3rd themed link up. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so you have all weekend to join! I LOVE to […]

A follower spotlight on… subtle Halloween decorating

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Much to my son’s dismay, I stopped decorating for Halloween for awhile now. The biggest reason was the amount of work it took. Secondly, it was just ‘too much busy.’ Orange and black and all that. The next few photos you’ll see, by Secret Garden Cottage will have you rethinking Halloween decor. The touches are […]

3000 Followers Event ~ Q & A, the ANSWER edition

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 ~ The Answer Edition ~ Pricing stuff  Hi Sommer! I’m not accustomed to selling DIY items yet as my business (vehicle graphics and graphic design) is VERY different. However one way I’ve always determined price is: #1. What the market for your type of wares will bear. #2. Is yours the same as others or […]

"Gitter Done!" – Volume 5

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Welcome to “Gitter Done!” – volume 5 I gave you permission HERE to walk away from the computer to get some overdue DIY or non DIY tasks done and over with so you could blog allll about it. Misery loves company. 🙂 “Gitter Done!” and join in! This folded up vinyl is the sign of […]

What I’d do with a $200 win.

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What would you do with a $150 home improvement win? This is what I would do. #1. Save my $50 win to add to the $150 win to add up to a $200 win. Because…   #2. I totally need a closet! That hangs things I mean. Or… #3. I totally need a shower surround. […]

3000 Followers Event – The Colour Challenge linkup! (and a vote)

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Welcome to The Colour Challenge linkup! I admit, my own colour additions are small and simple. I simply didn’t have time to actually paint something big, plus I’m still feeling my way around vibrant doses of all things fun, so I made my changes easy. The muted tones of nature added a whole different flavour […]

SNS #50 brings you – pillows!

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Hello friends! My son and I are out and about this weekend, taking me away from the computer for the most part. However, I’m still very happy to host SNS. I’ll be late for the party so ya’ll behave now, ya hear? 🙂 Remember.. the Colour Challenge is Monday AM! And.. Gitter Done is Wed!  […]