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Bedroom Makeover | Modern Walls

January 23, 2015

Sherwin-Williams Paint

Ok guys, I’m back with the color reveal! If you haven’t guessed it already (or seen a few little pictures on Instagram), we picked Sherwin-Williams Tricorn Black for our walls!! Yes, it’s bold. It’s dark. It’s dramatic. But we wanted something that was a little risky and modern for our bedroom space.  read more

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Master Bedroom Makeover | Picking Paint

January 21, 2015

I’ve been absent most this week, but for good reasons! We’ve been working hard on our master bedroom makeover and getting closer to the big reveal! We initially had a tough time deciding on a color. We knew that this time around we didn’t want just all white.

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Muah! Vase

January 16, 2015

Muah! Vase

So, this year I’m going for a little more edgier Valentine’s Day! This way, these pieces can kind of stand the test of time in a way. Otherwise, we are busy packing up all that fun decor until next year, and that just won’t do! I’m trying to incorporate some pale/pastel pink in our living room decor upstairs and this Muah! Vase is the perfect addition!  read more

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Eye Love You Poster

January 13, 2015

Eye Love You Poster

I’ve been so fascinated by the “eye” trend lately, I decided I had to incorporate it into my decor somehow! I especially LOVED this poster by Fine Little Day. I definitely got my inspiration from this gorgeous print, but put my own twist on it. I think it’s great for everyday, but even for this upcoming Valentine’s Day too!  read more

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Modern Pegboard Cross Stitched Heart

January 9, 2015

Modern Pegboard Cross Stitched Heart

I’ve got hearts and shades of pink on the brain – maybe because Valentine’s is a month away. But honestly, now that the holidays are over I’m hungry for a little something fresh and playful! This Modern Pegboard Cross Stitch Heart is perfect, all year round. read more

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Master Bedroom Makeover: Before

January 8, 2015

Master Bedroom Makeover: Before

Now that we are back into the swing of things, we have a lot of projects going on simultaneously in our house! We’ve managed to complete our dining room and partially the kitchen and living room, but I’m ready to keep going! Especially now that I have the energy!  read more

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Reclaimed Letter Box Credenza

January 6, 2015

Reclaimed Letter Box Credenza

Over the holidays I shared this reclaimed letter box credenza on Instagram, which we gave to my folks for Christmas. Today, I’m back and sharing a little more about this beautiful and unique piece!  read more

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Dowel Christmas Tree

December 19, 2014

Dowel Christmas Tree

It’s been a crazy week and I just know that next week will be more so, since Christmas is on Wednesday! Sadly, this will be my last post until next year – there’s a crazy thought! I’m going to be taking a much needed vacation celebrating the reason for the season and having a relaxing time with loved ones and close friends. I decided to share one more nontraditional Christmas tree option for you: how about this modern Dowel Christmas tree!  read more

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Gem Ornaments As Air Plant Holders

December 17, 2014

Gem Ornaments As Air Plant Holders

Christmas is only a WEEK away!! I can barely believe it and I already feel a bit of dread and sadness thinking of packing up all our Christmas stuff until next year. The house feels so festive and cozy right now! One thing I know I’ll be leaving up all year are these gorgeous Gem Ornaments from The Land of Nod, which I repurposed as simple air plant holders!  read more

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Modern Mountain Garland

December 16, 2014

Modern Mountain Garland

We are lucky to live so close to the Rocky Mountains! I often admire them from afar, since we can see them so clearly. As the sun sets most evenings, their silhouettes look so majestic and I realize they might just be my favorite. I decided to do a DIY for Christmas inspired by them: a Modern Mountain Garland!  read more

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Friday’s Round-Up | Handmade Christmas DIYs

December 12, 2014

Friday's Round-Up | Handmade Christmas DIYs

I decided I had to start a Friday’s Round-Up on my blog because there are just SO many talented bloggers out there. I spend a lot of time in amazement at all the genius and gorgeous projects out there on the web. I myself, find so much inspiration from it and I hope you do too with all these handmade Christmas DIYs I’ve been drooling over!  read more

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DIY Felt Dala Horse Ornaments and Gift Tags

December 10, 2014

DIY Felt Dala Horse Ornaments and Gift Tags

You might have noticed that I’ve been doing a lot of DIY Christmas projects this year. Our budget is a little tight, but I don’t want that to keep me from updating our decor or changing things up a little this year. The other day I shared a sneak peek on Instagram of some cute mountains and dala horses. Today, I’m sharing one of those projects with you. And yes,  it’s another super simple and cheap DIY: Felt Dala Horse Ornaments and Gift Tags! Yay!  read more