Organizing My Decorating Ideas With #CanonPIXMA

home decorating pin board

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Canon PIXMA, but all opinions expressed are 100% my own. I have a confession that you might find hard to believe, but here goes. I don't find Pinterest to be helpful to me at all. I find myself going on pinning sprees, and then forgetting about it for a month or so, and then going on another pinning … [Read more...]

Home Office Makeover

Home Office - Table

Amy at The Blissful Bee found that working out of the home is sometimes challenging, especially if your work space doesn't feel like an office and you feel like you never leave the house.  (I can certainly relate!!)  So she decided to make her home office a defined space to give herself a separate place to escape to while she works. Since … [Read more...]

Vintage Desk Chair Makeover

Vintage Office Chair Makeover from Liz Marie Blog

Liz Marie, from Liz Marie Blog, is the proud owner of an amazing vintage wood desk chair that looks like it probably cost several hundred dollars from a store like Pottery Barn, with its beautiful rich wood and wonderful typography burlap fabric. But of course, this desk chair wasn't a costly purchase from Pottery Barn.  She found the chair … [Read more...]

Wainscoting: A Classic Or A Trend?

Small condo breakfast room makeover

A couple of days ago, I had someone ask me on the A2D Facebook page, "How much is too much board and batten in a home? I LOVE the look, and I want to do nearly all of the rooms in my house!"  So I started thinking about the question, and then I started realizing just how much wainscoting (whether it's bead board, board and batten, tongue and … [Read more...]

Thrift Store Chair Makeover

inspiration files - reupholstered chair from sas interiors - after 2

Jenna at SAS Interiors recently completed her very first upholstery project, and let me tell you, she knocked this one out of the park! She took an average thrift store chair, painted and reupholstered the chair, and turned it into this beauty that she now uses as a desk chair. And if you think the front is amazing, check out the … [Read more...]

No Sew Fabric Pocket Wall Organizer

inspiration files--no sew fabric wall pocket organizer from abernathy crafts

If you love simple, pretty, and practical projects, then this no-sew fabric pocket wall organizer from Abernathy Crafts is just for you! There's no sewing required, and each one will only take a few minutes of your time to put together. Brilliant, right? The possibilities of fabric combinations are endless! See the details of this project … [Read more...]

Tabletop Storage Unit With Damask Design

inspiration files--desktop storage drawer unit with damask stencil from the stonybrook house--thumbnail

I'm kind of a sucker for a great damask pattern, whether it's on a wall, draperies, or anywhere else. So this little tabletop storage unit with a damask design from Lori at The Stonybrook House certainly caught my eye.   I was certain that she had used a standard plastic stencil for this project, but she didn't! She used a much … [Read more...]