My DIY collabo with MagnaMagic magnetic paints

I recently collaborated with USA manufactured MagnaMagic to jazz up a piece of furniture my client had. Some may know but since January I’ve been working with an old client on her new home. It will be a 6 month project and multiple rooms. So far I’ve completed the little girls room which I will…

Monday Inspiration 3.9.14

I don’t know about you but I only like daylight savings time this time of year. I live for long days and since Milwaukee is having a peak at Spring this week …you know….the days that feel Spring to us since we’ve been so cold (upper 40s and low 50s)…I am finding myself so excited…

Tuesday’s Tips: Don’t throw it out…just add gold!

There are so many craigslist postings filled with crap or things collecting dust in your garage that can easily be revamped with gold. Whether you spray paint or gold leaf, adding the metallic hue can give new life to lots of things. Here are some of my favs from my Pinterest DIY board. Above is…

Random retail therapy finds and decor indulgences…

I started this post days ago but of course wordpress was trippin’ and it didn’t save. Anyhoo, these gorgeous floor vases were at Pier 1 and would look nice in several areas of my home. This lamp would be a side table’s piece of jewelry. You can’t tell but the inside of the lamp was…

Design Takeaways 1.8.15

I want to stumble across some really cool bar stools while thrifting. I want some that can easily be reupholstered and spray painted…. The gold stands out in this bathroom. Has anyone ever painted their hardware? I heard you shouldn’t but I think it may work for handles and pulls…  The paneling in this bedroom…

Tiny Tot Thursdays: repurposed cribs

Cribs. A piece of furniture that’s necessary but one that is only needed a short period of time. Unless you plan to broaden your family, you can always take some time to transform it into something else… There are so many ways to repurpose a crib and get more bang for your buck. Kids grow…

Random DIY, Design & Christmas Takeaways

Have you all sent out your holiday cards? I haven’t but I will soon. Useless knowledge: I have never had a gingerbread cookie in my life before, that I remember. Do you put presents under the tree through out the month of December or wait until Christmas Eve? I have a confession. I dislike real…

My DIY art idea using a pillowcase

. Over the weekend I finally decided to put to use some picture frames I bought at JoAnn Fabric. I knew I wanted to take up some wall space in my bedroom and since it has a slight Moroccan influence, I figured I could use a beaded pillowcase I bought from Summerfest as art. Below…