Fall Home Tour

Halloween is over and the skeletons and spiders are safely packed away, but in our house it is still Fall and the pumpkins and mums will stay out until Thanksgiving!  Therefore today I am sharing a little Fall home tour, before it is officially too late (because I will admit, I, like most of you, am eager for Christmas!).  I started adding Fall decor early

A Closet Makeover!

I used to run into the same issue every time I would get ready to go anywhere: the dreaded “I have no clothes!” feeling followed by the whiny proclamation.  Of course this statement would be made while staring at tons of clothes in my closet.  However the real problem was…I just couldn’t easily find my clothes!  If I couldn’t see them plain as day in front of my face it

Feature Friday – All Dressed Up

This amazing Feature Friday submission comes from Lauren and Gianni of Milford, Connecticut.  They found this great dresser for free on the side of the road and decided to pick it up!  With just a few steps they gave this dresser a new look and a new home! As you can see the dresser was aged and had rusty old hardware.  But the piece had

DIY to Try – Foam Core Chalkboard

Chalkboards, they are everywhere, and for good reason!  And thanks to chalkboard paint more and more people are making their own!  This is exactly what I set out to do the other day out of an old poster with a plastic frame and glass covering.  And it was only due to my own clumsiness that I ended up making it out of foam core! Isn’t

The Silver Lining – A Desk Makeover

As many of you know, I love a good makeover project! Especially if the makeover involves taking an old beat up piece and turning it into something beautiful and functional.  This is exactly what I set out to do with this old sewing desk that I picked up at a Habitat for Humanity ReStore, for only $40!  I decided to glam up the piece with some

My Home for the Holidays

We finally got around to putting up our Christmas decorations over the past few days, and it has really made all of the difference.  It finally feels like Christmas in our apartment!  My decorations this year have a vintage feel with reds, greens and old Coca Cola pieces mixed in with silvers, burlap and lots of lights lights lights! Let’s start out with my favorite

Office Space – Converting Your Closet into an Office

While the thought of giving up closet space may be unthinkable to some people, for many, finding proper office space is more important.  If you already have designated areas for your clothes, but your computer hangs out on your coffee or kitchen table, and your printer and office supplies are stranded in various other rooms in your house…converting a closet into an office may be

Apartment Tour – Mastering the Gallery Wall

Today I will be giving you a tour of an adorable apartment in Rochester, Michigan!  This apartment belongs to Jordan Ratcliff, whom you may remember from this Industrial Coffee Table post! She really is a crafty girl who has mastered yet another talent – creating the perfect Gallery Wall! If homes are a reflection of personalities then Jordan really hit the nail on the head