budget DIY dressing room

        When we moved into our house over three years ago, there was an extra bedroom upstairs that automatically became an office/catch-all for crafting, etc. It was always a mess so I envisioned converting it into a dressing room, especially since my bedroom closet isn’t the most functional space. I originally thought […]

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Ten fresh headboard ideas

I’ve always been drawn to fabric headboards, but am realizing there are so many original alternatives to try.

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diy marble contact paper back splash

Our kitchen has been a consistent work in progress. First with painting the cupboards, covering the counters and now, the back splash. I still have daydreams about taking a sledge hammer to the cupboards and starting from scratch, but until that day comes…With much contemplation on what type of budget-friendly back splash to install, I […]

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diy branch clothing rack

With the new year, I often feel compelled to de-clutter, redecorate and start fresh. That is exactly what I was thinking with my dressing room. It’s a small bedroom on our second floor that I was using as an office/art studio, but it had really become a clutter catch-all. So, when my husband suggested I […]

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a quick guide to Himalayan salt crystal lamps

image via I’ve been coveting my salt crystal lamps for years, somewhat knowing the purpose, but just liking the look of it more than anything. I’m not calling myself progressive or anything, considering Himalayan salt crystals have been around for literally millions of years, but these lamps seem to be popping up like little mushrooms. […]

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pantone color of the year 2017 Greenery

Currey Company traditional chandelier, 3,215 CAD / Pier 1 Imports garden stool, 130 CAD / Ceramic teapot, 43 CAD / Nearly Natural kitchen dining, 68 CAD / Green bowl, 91 CAD / Threshold succulent terrarium, 17 CAD / Sapota modern home decor, 40 CAD / Sanderson Manila Fabric, 93 CAD / Moooi green couch, 10,485 […]

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10 ways to add cactus to your décor

I always feel like I’m a year too late when it comes to design trends, so forgive me if this is old news to you. I loved the pineapple trend boom, and am still finding spots to squeeze it my home décor, but it now seems that the pineapple’s prickly friend has stolen the show. […]

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Patio lanterns

Happy weekend, I’m writing this as I’m waiting for my flight to board. I am going to Montreal for four whole days on my own to visit my sister! While I’m there, I’m definitely hoping to visit some home decor stores and check out some things we may not have at home. I’m hoping to […]

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Eclectic mix ‘n’ match dining chair challenge

I recently got an email from Holly Hughes, the community manager at Chairish, a  great online marketplace devoted to vintage furnishings and accessories. She invited bloggers to write about their take on the mix ‘n’ match dining chairs design trend use items from the Chairish site and elsewhere. This challenge gave me the opportunity to give my spin on this fantastic trend. Crystorama […]

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Kate Spade for Indigo

Kate Spade drinkware, 22 CAD / Kate Spade bar tool, 20 CAD / Kate Spade paper cocktail napkin, 17 CAD / Office accessory, 47 CAD / Spiral Notebook Curious, 18 CAD / Kate Spade paper clip, 15 CAD / 2015 Gold Dots 17-Month Weekly Agenda by Kate Spade New York, 33 CAD / Party | […]

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