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DIY Home Decor – Easy Drop Cloth Napkins

  After making 5 Pillows (Tutorial Here) and a table runner (Tutorial Here) I still had drop cloth material left over! So I decided to make some napkins to use for entertaining.   Need a drop cloth? I used a 6’x9′ that you can get at any hardware store for about $12 (just make sure the edges are hemmed and …

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DIY Home Decor – Transfer to Wood With Sharpie Marker!

  Transfer to Wood with Sharpie Marker?! Yes! A Sharpie Marker! Who knew right? All you need is a sharpie marker (any color) and freezer paper. This is freezer paper. You can get at any grocery store. This roll of freezer paper will last you forever! And provide you with endless possibilities for craft projects!   You can check out our …

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DIY Home Decor – Easy “gather” Table Runner!

Drop cloths are AMAZEBALLS! Yes, I’m a little dramatic, but if you sew or even just KINDA SORTA sew -like me =) then you NEED to know about drop cloths.   Yes, as in PAINTER’S drop cloths.   There are SO MANY projects you can do with them! I’ve even seen people making bed spreads out of them! We’re not …

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DIY Home Decor – Custom Pillow Covers

    I fell in LOVE with drop cloths a couple of years ago when they first started showing up on Pinterest. I have made curtains, pillows, napkins, & table runners with them! What I love is that they are BIG, make projects EASY and the material LASTS! Like this pillow! It’s over 3 years old! PLUS you can get …

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Easy DIY Large Farmhouse Clock

    I was driving down the road the other day and saw this old table with a FREE sign on it. I immediately noticed those BEAUTIFUL legs!!   They were perfect for making the skinny console table I’ve been dying to make!!         On the way home another idea struck me! I could use the table top …

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DIY Home Decor – Large Farmhouse Frames for $5!

    Neil and I went to the Parade of Homes a few weeks ago and I saw these large farmhouse frames everywhere!     I had to have one, and with me being me, I had to find a way to make them myself!   Then it hit me how to do it, and it was SO EASY and …

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DIY Fireplace with Stone & Shiplap

  I have ALWAYS wanted a FIREPLACE! Every home we have owned I have tried to figure out a way we could put a fireplace in, but we always ended up moving before I could make my dreams a reality.   So when we built this house I was determined to GET A FIREPLACE! But of course other expenses came up and …

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Refinishing Furniture – 5 Simple Tips

A couple of years ago we bought a paint sprayer to paint a corner cabinet that we made.     We LOVED the result so much, and the sprayer was so stickin EASY to use that we started buying old furniture from classified ads and refinishing them and then selling them! It was so FUN!   We found that white furniture …

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DIY Home Decor – Weathered Farmhouse Light

    DIY Farmhouse Light Ok, I am so embarrassed to even show this picture, but this is the light we had hanging before in our entryway. It HAD to go……like yesterday already. I was at a friend’s house and noticed she had the cutest farmhouse light hanging over her kitchen table, and I thought.. “I can totally make that!” And …