(easy holiday decor + tour)

Just sharing a few pics and tips from our Christmasfied home for anyone that may be hosting this year and looking for some quick and easy inspo.  If you are a procrastinator like myself or just too busy watching all those horrible yet addicting Netflix Christmas movies (hey, they're not going to watch themselves), these … Continue reading (easy holiday decor + tour)

6 Tips for an Easy Gallery Wall

For months, every time I would walk past the giant blank wall in our living/dining room, I would grumble to myself "I should do a gallery wall."  I kept putting it off because a. I didn't have enough pieces and 2. I thought it had to be a very complicated process.  I scrolled through Pinterest for inspiration and … Continue reading 6 Tips for an Easy Gallery Wall

(wood you like to know the recipe for adding instant character?)

I have always had a penchant for vintage things with loads of character, but after taking Woodworking 101 at the ReBuilding Exchange in the Spring, I want salvaged everything. I took the class with my future sis-in-law and we absolutely loved it. We hand selected our own timber and used real badass power tools over … Continue reading (wood you like to know the recipe for adding instant character?)

(make a chandelier look expensive on the cheap)

Last week I mentioned that light fixtures are like jewelry for your home and can sometimes be an affordable fix to an otherwise dull space.  Well, here is your step guide on how to take a cheap-o light fixture and make it look mighty ex$pen$ive (© Ke$ha). 1.  Find your chandelier. I found a brass … Continue reading (make a chandelier look expensive on the cheap)