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The $50 Home Makeover – Book Giveaway

Perfectly Imperfect blogger, Shaunna West, has written a new book, The $50 Home Makeover. The $50 Home Makeover by Shaunna West You guys know how I love a good decorating book or magazine, right?  I’m always looking for new ideas and inspirations, and that’s what this book is all about.

What Should Goldilocks Do Next?

I must say, I felt a bit like Goldilocks when I sat upon one of my favorite chairs this week and broke it to bits.  What’s a girl to do?  DIY, repair, or despair?   “and she broke it to bits!”    I swear, all I did was sit on it.  I have always loved […]

DIY Designer Chairs

High-end designers are taking classic chair shapes and updating them with splashes of unexpected color, like this twist on the classic Windsor chair:  source   Fabulous, no?  The price of these designer Windsor chairs from Ola is a whopping $1250 each. Ouch.  How hard would it be to paint your own for a similar, even […]

Paper Wreaths & Other Crafty Christmas Desires

There’s something about the Christmas season that sparks a bit of craftiness in me.  There are three projects that I am DYING to do over the next few weeks, but I am ridiculously short on time to do any of them.  However, I’m thinking if I say it aloud to you guys, it will encourage […]