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My Repurposed Life: Desk Repurposed

14 Jan

Many moons ago, I was on the hunt for a tall skinny dresser. I had a specific spot in the master bedroom of our apartment I wanted it for. I was tired of stacking socks up like jenga on a shelf in the closet, but because we had a small apartment, a normal size dresser […]

Unskinny Bobby: Photo Collage Column

21 Feb

When I first saw this project, I knew I had to have it in my “idea file” that is better known as Small Fine Print ūüėČ This would be perfect for that awkward space in your foyer, parlor or other gathering place that needs that extra “mmph” of creativity. Unskinny Boppy found a great way […]

DIY Modern Clock Redo

3 Feb

Remember my post about our DIY Modern Wall Clock? ¬† Well, well we’ve redone it again. In my original post, I mentioned we had different hands originally but they got bent so we settled with these tiny gold ones. At work we had a teacher turn in a wall clock that had a broken motor, […]

Dog Bed

24 Jan

My mom has 3 dogs. 3 small YIPPY little dogs. 3 Dogs with 3 very different personalities, all three part chihuahua (to give you a sense of just how yippy they are….) Can you sense my annoyance towards them? Well, as annoying as they are they deserve a thrown bed like this!Marvelously Messy has a […]

The Best Journey Takes You Home

1 Jan

Pin ItThis isn’t much of a tutorial or how-to as much as it is a “check out what I did!”. We’ll label this a “creative idea” rather than tutorial or DIY. You see, we live in a very small apartment (for now… dream big, right?) and in said apartment, is a very awkward half wall […]

DIY Modern Clock

16 Nov

DIY Modern Clock

At our local Hobby Lobby store you can purchase Clock pieces for making your own clock. My husband had this idea (I know! I love it when he gets crafty with me!) to go modern with a clock. I’m going to show you our step by step DIY Modern Clock. Here’s what we did: At […]

Owl Chef Kitchen

21 Aug

I have a thing for owls right now. I’m not sure why, I’ve never been into having “things”. I don’t collect “things”. ¬†But when I saw this owl by Hero Arts ¬†in the Silhouette Store, I knew i had to have it in my kitchen (vinyl decor). I cut it out in black vinyl, and […]

Stamped Coasters

18 May

Pin It For my sister-in-law’s bridal shower, I wanted to make her a gift that was personal and would help kick start her home. I came up with the idea to do custom¬†monogrammed¬†coasters. Allow me to show you how I made stamped coasters- First of all, supplies you’ll need: A box of tumbled tiles (Home […]