Tag Archives: DIY

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Welcome To Our New Home! Unpack A Box Or Two, Will Ya?

Target offered to sponsor a post about our new house, to which I was like, YES, obviously. Because I will basically take what they pay meView full post »

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How To Personalize A Cutting Board (Great Housewarming Gift)

We are in the thick of the moving/buying/selling chaos. Everything is up in the air right now, and it’s so stressful. Honestly, itView full post »

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Changing Of The Wreaths Day- September 1

I woke up today and realized August is dead, which was a shocking surprise because I usually count down the days of August with wishfulView full post »

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Glue Resist Fabric Painting- DIY Tutorial

Awww, yeah. It’s crafty time! Y’all, I am so freaking excited because the fact that I not only blogged this DIY but also MADEView full post »

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“Helping Hands” DIY Handprint Gift

Fathers Day is less than 48 hours away, so naturally I just finished the DIY project with the kids I’ve been planning on making forView full post »

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Easy, Cheap, DIY Padded Play Cube

When Lowell, my 10 month old, started pulling up a couple months ago, I realized we didn’t have many toys that he could safely pushView full post »

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DIY Muslin Swaddle Blanket Stars

Recently, Aden & Anais sent Lowell a box full of soft, muslin goodies, from bibs to blankets and sheets. He’s been snugglingView full post »

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Easter Idea Roundup

We’re just about a week out from Easter, and the excitement is building around here. Peek-a-who sent me monogramed Jellycat bunniesView full post »

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Nobody Wins At Valentines (And Nobody Loses)

It’s that time of year again, the time of year when some parents will get crafty, and bust out all the glitter and cutesy printablesView full post »

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“The Best Halloween Ever” (And Costume Tutorials)

Well, we pulled it off! This Halloween was basically the best ever. And I’m not just saying that because my first ever large scaleView full post »

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Last Minute Pumpkin Decor Ideas

I can’t let myself freak out that Halloween is about a week away. No, really. DON’T FREAK OUT. I just have an entire SkylandersView full post »

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Pettiskirt Bouquet DIY

This creative way to gift a lucky little girl a fun pettiskirt could not be easier. There’s not even any hot glue involved,View full post »

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Silhouette On Wood Canvas DIY

I did this crafty thing for the Red Barn Blog before I had Lowell. One of the easiest projects I’ve done for them so far, and one ofView full post »

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DIY Paper Mobile Tutorial

My trip to the Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel this month inspired this simple, paper mobile tutorial for the Red Barn Blog.  Head on overView full post »

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Our Bedroom Finally Looks Civilized- The Reveal

It was a long week of home renovations. Per usual, I always grossly underestimate how much time and energy a project will take. We wereView full post »

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DIY: Getting Your Kids’ Art on Canvas

My Decor & Cool Spaces post for this month is up over on the Red Barn Blog! This time I took on the challenge of finding a way toView full post »

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Making Our Bedroom More Magical, Less Frat House

If this were an episode of Cribs, I’d be all, “This is where the magic happens!” And then you’d be like,View full post »

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Love THIS Home- A Renovation And Life Update

Love this home, love this home, love THIS home…. No, I’m not a secret hoarder (though after cleaning out the kids closets,View full post »

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DIY Dog Bed from Upcycled Crib Mattress

Have a spare crib mattress laying around?  A lot of parents do once their final baby graduates from the toddler bed, so even if youView full post »

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PEEPS! Put ‘Em On Your Fireplace

PEEPS! Love ‘em or hate ‘em- fresh or stale (officially Team Fresh PEEPS, BTW) they are pretty versatile. I mean, beyondView full post »

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Diaper Wall Organization- A Red Barn Blog Tutorial

My February post for the Red Barn Blog’s Decor & Cool Spaces column is up. Check out how I turned some kitchen storage into aView full post »

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How To Build Barn Doors

At last! The 2nd half of our Barn Door project is up for those of you looking to recreate this look on a budget. For the first half- theView full post »

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You Color My World Valentines- Tutorial & Free Printable

Procrastinators, relax! There is still time to come up with something cute for your kids’ Valentines, and I promise it will look likeView full post »

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SECRET Kids Kitchen Chalkboard Tutorial for Red Barn Blog

I am SO excited to finally make the official announcement that I’m the Decor & Cool Spaces contributor to the newly launched blogView full post »

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DIY Tablet Sleeve Sewing Tutorial

Last month, before I got super exhausted and icky from this pregnancy, I made an easy-peasy tablet sleeve tutorial for The PaperView full post »

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DIY Antler Tutorial

This wreath is based on my Rudolph the Reindeer Tulle Wreath tutorial, but this version is a little less goofy, sporting some on-trendView full post »

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Rudolph the Reindeer Tulle Wreath

This reindeer wreath can be done a few different ways, so please feel free to be creative! Eyes and nose on the top? Makes a surprisedView full post »

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Santa Tulle Wreath Tutorial

Per the request of many of you, I’m posting Christmasy tulle wreath tutorials today so you have time to make them between now andView full post »

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Thom The Turkey Tulle Wreath Tutorial

Halloween is behind us and the Monster Wreath is safely tucked away for next year. Now, I know some people are eager to start busting outView full post »

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Easy DIY Halloween Costumes: LEGO & Ladybug

If you’re like a lot of parents out there, it’s the weekend before Halloween and you still don’t have a costume for yourView full post »

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Hardwood Floor Topped Table Tutorial

Remember my Husband-Made Kitchen Table? At long last, we finally have some instructions on how to create one yourself! Unlike the BarnView full post »

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Bracing For The Influx of Artwork

The kids go back to school next week (::angels sing::), and this year Kendall’s in the big Preschool class, the one with the 4 yearView full post »

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A Peek At Our New Barn-Style Doors & My New Favorite Backdrop

This weekend, Scott finished up a couple barn-style doors on a track that he pieced together completely on his own, based on someView full post »

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DIY Chalkboard Art Display Tutorial

We’re only a couple weeks into the school year, and Kendall’s pre-k artwork is already starting to pile up. So, today I madeView full post »

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What Happens When You’re Crazy Enough to DIY Hardwood Floors

You know how those renovation shows are always full of so much drama and sometimes it seems contrived because, like really, how much dramaView full post »

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Felt Pomp Wreath Tutorial

You know I love me a festive wreath, especially one that looks nothing like those grapevine atrocities they sell at the local craft store.View full post »