DIY: Party Lantern

I’m always looking for simple ways to change up typical party decorations. Take the paper lantern—such an inexpensive party accessory that can add visual interest to any set-up. I came across this darling DIY project on the blog, You had me at bonjour, and just had to share it with you! Using a plain, white paper lantern, scraps of fabric

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DIY: To Sew or Not to Sew Your Crib Skirt

After much debate and constant searching for crib bedding, I opted to tackle the “super budget” with more DIY. In our current nursery, we will make a few tweaks to the existing furniture, put a fresh coat of paint on the walls and add some very basic bedding pieces. We are going to ditch the crib bumper and go with

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DIY: Easy as ABC

We spotted the room Nancy designed for her future niece or nephew in our gallery and asked her if she wouldn’t mind sharing a little tutorial. Since the project was already completed, Nancy had to improvise a little to share with us. Thanks, Nancy!   Over a decade ago, my mother bought a storage unit in the “As Is” section

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DIY: Transforming the Drab into Fab!

I’m not sure if I have ever mentioned my love affair with a can of spray paint? Well,  it’s true…I LOVE this magical mist in a can. Just about anything can be transformed into something wonderful with a coat of fresh paint. When I go shopping for decor, whether it be at a local thrift store or big box retailer,

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DIY: “Knot” Your Typical Shelf

So…as you can see this pregger mama has been quite busy with all sorts of DIY projects that will complete the room being shared by kiddo #1 and kiddo #2. This project was quick and easy, plus it turned out really cute and was theme-appropriate for my lil’ surfer boys. I was inspired by the adorable Swing Shelf from Pottery

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DIY: Make Your Headboard

First off…thank you so much for all of the wonderful feedback regarding the bed tutorial. Today I will share with you part two of the DIY projects that are taking place in my boys’ room. Not only did I want to add a designer decorative touch to the new room, but I also wanted to keep grubby little hands and feet of my walls!

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