Powder Room Accessorizing

March 20, 2014
Powder room accessorizing ideas

I have a few little things to show you that I did in my powder room, but FIRST I wanted to tell you…. THANK YOU!!! To each and every one of you that took the time from your busy day to vote for my project in the BHG Makeover Madness Challenge last week.  I won […]

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Anthropologie Inspired Sewn Paper Envelopes

March 17, 2014
How to make scallop edged envelopes with free printable template pattern to download

One of my favorite ways to make ordinary events in our lives a bit more special is to make “giving” just about anything to someone a bit more stylish.  I know you have given someone a card with a check in it for a wedding, graduation, or birthday. Why not take a little extra effort […]

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Coming Soon

March 13, 2014
Better Homes and Gardens Blue and White Bedroom

Life is good, but boy can it get crazy sometimes.   When it rains it pours  - so many events and happenings going on that I have been a bit overwhelmed in a good way.  I am in a good place, but it does take a whole lot of organization to make life and work […]

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BH&G Best New Products Swag Bag Giveaway

March 12, 2014
Better Homes and Garden Best New Product 2014 Event

Remember last week when I told you I was going to NYC for an event hosted by Better Homes and Gardens and when I got back that I may have some goodies to give away to one of you? Well today is the day…  I have a bag of swag for one of you. But […]

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Out & About: The Weekender

March 7, 2014
Out and about shopping for Spring

Helloooo Friday… one week of March down.  You know what that means, don’t you?   Only 13 more days till Spring! I am sure you are as tired of winter as I am.  There is still snow on the ground here and too cold to do much outside.  I am craving warm sunshine and ready […]

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BH&G March Makeover Madness

March 5, 2014
March Madness Makeover Challenge

If you follow basketball, then you know that when March rolls around it means one thing… the road to the Final Four. This year the road to the Final Four has a slightly different meaning for 16 DIY home bloggers who were chosen to take part in Better Homes and Gardens Makeover Madness challenge. Remember […]

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Sink Cabinet Makeover

March 4, 2014
Bathroom Makeover on a $265 budget

The powder room I am making over is just about complete. I worked on the sink cabinet over the weekend and have a few details to show you. These are my new favorite decorative detail for the room. I love white faced clocks with black numbers. I don’t collect many things, but clock faces – […]

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Decorative Fragrances for Your Home

February 27, 2014
The Best Smelling Fragrance for the Home

I don’t have any powder room progress to show you today, but I do have something that is important for any powder room and your whole house.  It is something that smells divine. As I was preparing the cabinet under the sink in the powder room for painting, I needed to clean it out first. […]

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Adding Horizontal Wall Stripes to the Powder Room

February 24, 2014
Wall painting ideas Wide Horizontal stripes

I  went wide… Painting horizontal wall stripes on a wall is not new, but it is a great way to add affordable impact to a space.  Since this powder room is being done on a teeny tiny budget – under $200 – painting stripes adds a lot of style for the price of a quart […]

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Powder Room Makeover Update: Installing Wall Panels

February 21, 2014
How to install beadboard wainscoting wall panels

I have been busy at work in my powder room and have progress to show you. This is not a pretty post – no glam shots or pretty colors or decorations, but the basics of installing wall panels of beadboard and picture ledge to the long focal wall in my powder room. This powder room […]

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