Creatively Living, Best of 2016

Sometimes I wonder where the time as gone- and feel like I didn’t accomplished anything (you get that way too?). Thank goodness I have this blog to document (some) of the things I do to remind me that I have actually been pretty productive. I’d like to share with you what I think is the […]

Fathead Wall Decal….Get a Space Finished Fast!

Do you have a space that is just plain BAD? Maybe you have a home decor space that just needs some love, but you just haven’t “gotten to it”. Well, I had two in one…. A space that was BAD that I just hadn’t “gotten to” for a long, long time! Call it the need to […]

March Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest: Holly’s Office Space Makeover

  March Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest: Mix and Match ** This post was sponsored by Fairfield World, but all opinions and thoughts expressed within this post are my own ** It was fun shopping for items from our sponsor, Fairfield World! I chose two packages of these Rigid Design Foam Tiles 12″ x 18″ (2 […]

Kitchen Makeover Reveal

Fewf! It’s done! And it feels so good having it done! This kitchen makeover actually went pretty fast in my opinion. Let’s start this post off with a good before pic. Not the worst kitchen I’ve ever taken on…..but I had high hopes for what it could become. First off was the 100 yr old […]

Desk Makeover for Katie’s Kitchen Office Nook

Did you guys catch Holly’s amazing desk makeover for the Fab Flippin Furniture Contest last week? Well we must have a heart for abandon desk recently because I’m sharing mine this week too! My MIL dropped off this lovely piece when she came by one day. It had been sitting outside for sometime and wasn’t […]

Make a Statement Desk Makeover…for the Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest

I love a good contest! Especially one where you get amazing products to use! February’s theme is “Make a Statement”, and when I learned that DecoArt was the sponsor for the February Fab Furniture Flippin’ Contest, I quickly signed up! The DecoArt products I used were Americana Decor® Chalky Finish paint in Everlasting color (white) […]

How to Make a Lamp Shade….out of a Starbucks Cup!

Have you all noticed the latest in gold lamp trends? I have! Maybe I’ve noticed them too much, because I have wanted them in three places in my home! I love this one from Target! …but I don’t pay $50 for task lamps. So I got to thinkin’…. I had a bent arm type lamp downstairs I […]

15 Minute Faux Fur Chair Cover …no sew!

Before Christmas I purchased a few different faux fur fabrics. My thought was to recover some pillows and benches with them. Faux fur brings so much cozy texture to a space. Well this particular piece had a lot of gray and brown in it and ended up as a couch throw through Christmas. When I […]

The Office Reveal

The Office Reveal: Before we moved in (below)  Colors before:  purple walls and dark purple trim. Office After   This room is a wonderful addition to the original 1948 ranch that we live in.  The original owners turned their sun porch into an office in (most likely) the 60’s.  It has nice french doors, and […]

My Cool Bubble Base & “Yarning” a Lamp Shade

I am breaking from basement projects to bring you my newly finished, revamped yard sale lamp. I found this lamp base at a yard sale for $3 last summer.  It was the end of the day. Hadn’t anyone else seen this lamp bases’ super potential?     Was everyone else really seeing outdated brass? Because all […]