Bright Addition

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I am into this light and airy decorating mood. When someone mentioned it was just a “summer thing” I had to remind myself that I truly love the color white. I love the way it brightens up a room or helps lighten the mood in a space. This table was a gift from Andy’s parents for our wedding. It was his family’s while he was growing up. He has 3 brothers… So needless to say it had some wear and tear. Literally. I have been so grateful for a free table and have loved having it in our home. However, I’m starting to realize how “poor college student-y” our home feels. So I decided I could totally DIY this thing and reclaim a little peace of mind about our furniture. Continue reading

DIY Painted Chairs

Painted Chairs Before:After

My post with the perfect chairs is finally happening. My hubby told me the other day that he thought it was funny that I was so excited about getting those chairs and I haven’t done anything with them. Well… To show him, I got all the paint and tools and things I needed to start my project a few days later. I followed the post from Kristy Swain at Hyphen Interiors. I would explain it to you but she does it really well. Continue reading

DIY Tufted Headboard Tutorial

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For our wedding present my brother-in-law said he’d make us a bed. (Even though it’s a year later. Haha Chris I just had to say it. πŸ™‚ We are very grateful and love it!!!) We now have a bed! I’m so excited for this post because I absolutely L.O.V.E. the headboard. It was inspired by Don and Betty Draper (Mad Men) and this post by Jenny Komenda at The Little Green Notebook. Β I decided we could make one too! Continue reading