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

A Family Room Makeover – With a DIY Coffee Table & Gallery Wall

As promised in last week’s post on the Fireplace Update, I am now revealing the full family room makeover complete with a DIY coffee table and a gallery wall!  I worked on updating the family room in my parent’s home last year, and am finally sharing it with you now that it is officially Spring!  Caught in the midst of planning a wedding last year I never

A Fireplace Update – Whitewashing the Brick, Painting the Brass & Creating a Faux Mantel

Today I will show you how we updated an extremely outdated fireplace by whitewashing the brick, painting the brass and making a faux mantel!  This is actually a small part of an entire room makeover I did last year and had yet to share (I’m a blogging slacker I know)!  To start, the den/family room of my parent’s house had been suffering for some time from

A Kitchen Cabinet Makeover

I am so excited to show you what painting your kitchen cabinets can do for your home, as well as explain how to do just that, as briefly as possible!  Because believe me, painting the cabinets and boxes of your kitchen is not a quick process, but it is definitely a worth while one.  I recently painted kitchen cabinets for a friend, and am in

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

They Call Me Mellow Yellow – Step 1 of a Bedroom Makeover

Sorry for the recent silence on the blog! I have been one busy lady as I have been in Michigan, and now currently in Washington, D.C enjoying the sights! However, in between these two trips I began the first step in the guest bedroom makeover of my parents’ house. This first step of course being paint!  Today I will show you how a few coats

Guest DIY Blogger Series: Styles by Holly

Hello fellow Twine and Vines fans! I’m so excited to be a guest blogger for my sister. Let me start off by telling you a little bit about myself.  Along with my sister I also love DIY projects, furniture makeovers and all things vintage, but my favorite items to create are jewelry and accessories! I thought I would start off the first in a series