DIY or Buy Upholstered Headboard

DIY or Buy Upholstered Headboard

I have been aching for a simple project. One I could do on my own while at home with the kids. So no power tools, no paint or sanding. I have a lot of projects like that on my list right now!

I was doing online shopping and came across a shibori tapestry that was on clearance. It was all the motivation I needed to finally tackle my headboard. I am slowly refreshing this room, so this seemed like a great project to keep the ball rolling. All it was going to take were some scissors, fabric and my sewing machine. Easy enough. Continue reading “DIY or Buy Upholstered Headboard”

DIY or BUY: Tassel Blanket

DIY or BUY: Tassel Blanket

There is no shortage of amazing bed linens in this world. Sometimes on your daily trip to home goods a blanket will catch your eye. It screams for you to buy it.

So naturally I assume you do what I do. You scrounge up your hooligan children and hide all of the merchandise they have broken or opened. A sense of urgency befalls you because that lady two rows over just saw your long-lost blanket too. It’s impossible that she to is a kindred spirit to this blanket, but you still must run. Even if a child is sacrificed somehow. It will all be worth it in the end. Continue reading “DIY or BUY: Tassel Blanket”

Simple Decor Changes That Make A Big Difference

Simple Decor Changes That Make A Big Difference

Recently I have not even been able to step foot in my living room. Everything about it was making my stomach hurt. It felt like a mismatched collection of pieces from garage sales and free piles. Not really the look I am EVER going for. I know the room really isn’t that bad, but I was so sick of ALL of it. It needed an overhaul for my own mental health!  Continue reading “Simple Decor Changes That Make A Big Difference”

DIY or Buy: Vintage Mudcloth Rocker

DIY or Buy: Vintage Mudcloth Rocker

It all started when my dad found an awesome little antique rocking chair on the side of the road. It was in sad shape, one arm was gone and the other was hanging. The fabric was falling off and only about half the nailheads remained. Little did that rocking chair know, but it was about to be transformed!! Continue reading “DIY or Buy: Vintage Mudcloth Rocker”