I’m not big on running errands (or even leaving my house), so I turn to Amazon for almost everything. While I always recycle I was starting to feel really guilty about the amount of boxes I was getting constantly ordering from Amazon, so I decided to do something to put them to good use. My… Continue reading DIY Dollhouse on a Budget
We’ve all seen those amazing bedrooms from Pottery Barn or Southern Living and we try our best to recreate what we see, but never really accomplish the same look. There are a few reasons for that… those rooms were designed with no budget in mind, they were designed by seasoned professionals and they were designed… Continue reading Budget Friendly Bedroom Overhaul
What You’ll Need Medium Piece of Scrap Leather: Find small bags of scrap leather at Michaels or on Amazon Scissors Gorilla Glue: Find it at any hardware store like Menards or Amazon Pen Key Ring: Multiple colors can be found on Amazon or at Michaels Small Piece of Leather String: Multiple colors can be found… Continue reading How To Make a Leather Feather Key Chain
Before I could actually afford to buy an entire set of matching dinnerware I would go to the thrift stores to look for plates and glasses on my tight budget. Usually I would end up finding a set of 3, 5 or 7 dinner plates, so I got pretty good at creatively and beautifully putting together a table with mismatched dinnerware. Here are some general ideas to follow when setting a mismatched table.
Before I buy anything decoration-wise for my home I go to a thrift ship to see if I can find a version of it for way cheaper and then DIY it to what I need. I am at a second-hand store at least twice a week and there are a few items that I always buy.
Come January and I get the urge to purge! But more often than not, I don’t act on that urge and instead keep procrastinating. My usual mantra is I’ll start tomorrow and as we all know… tomorrow never comes. I love the idea of de-cluttering and living in a completely clutter free house – what…
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For most of us when we hear the word “luxury” it is easy to feel it’s not obtainable without spending a ton of money, but that doesn’t have to be the case. When it comes to decorating your house or apartment, luxury is found in the small details, most of which can be achieved on… Continue reading Luxurious Decor on a Budget