Monday Funday!


Hey everyone! Thanks for joining us again at the Monday Funday link-up! This week at Creatively Living, Katie showed you her Dresser Makeover for the Fab Flippin Furniture Contest. And Holly shared a round-up of a lot of our Rustic Wood Projects! We hope you all had a great week! Now onto the party!!!! ************************************************************** Welcome […]

Dresser Makeover with Pure and Original™ Paint

Dresser Makeover Creatively Living Blog

Hey all, It’s time for another Fab Flippin’ Furniture™ Contest! The April Sponsor is Pure and Original ™ and the theme is Pure Colors and Original Elegance. This paint is a chalky-type finish paint and was wonderful to use! I used the color white. …and this was the before! I had found it at the Goodwill […]

The Best of Creatively Living…Rustic Wood Projects

Rustic Wood Projects by Creatively Living

I hope you’re as as intrigued with rustic wood projects as we are. Over time we’ve created several projects with wood and we wanted to round them up in one spot and show them to you. Most of these projects were absolutely no cost to make, others just a few bucks (one of the reasons […]

Monday Funday

10 Spring DIY's That Will Make You Smile!

Hey everyone! Thank you for visiting! This week on Creatively Living, Katie showed us how to Make Basic Furniture Look Rustic and Holly showed us how easy it is to Add a Custom Saying to Your Project! Now onto the Party! *********************************************************** Welcome back to Monday Funday Link Party! Thanks for being a part of one of […]

How to Make Your Basic Furniture Look Rustic

How to Make Your Basic Furniture Look Rustic Quickly

If you’ve been following Creatively Living lately, you’ve seen my Kitchen Makeover. All of my wood in this kitchen is rustic! The valences, the shelves (tutorial to come soon), my vintage box on the end of the counter…. Everything but my basic, boring, old, IKEA stool. We all have them! These pieces of furniture that are […]

Add A Custom Saying To Your Project…It’s EASY!

IMG_9991 DIY Tree Branch Coat Rack by Creatively Living

I love the idea of customizing a space with a saying. ***** Since I didn’t have a fancy machine to cut vinyl letters for me, my handwriting isn’t very nice, and I just wasn’t able to buy the saying I wanted pre-made… I had to come up with a way to nicely trace words on […]

Monday Funday


Hey everyone! Thank you for visiting! This week on Creatively Living, Holly showed you here former kitchen built-in cabinet turned toy shelf! Katie showed you here Basic Kitchen Light Makeover We also group all of our March projects and posted them in a round up! There was a LOT that went on in March! Now […]

Basic Kitchen Light Makeover

Basic Kitchen Light Makeover by Creatively Living Blog

So this was my kitchen light “fix”. Finding kitchen lighting in our place would have been tough. We have two large rooms open up to the kitchen, both of which have big chandeliers. Therefore, most large kitchen lighting was already a little over-the-top. Then add in that I don’t plan on living here too much […]

Monday Funday!


Hey everyone, So glad you’ve stopped by for Monday Funday! This week is spring break for us (Katie’s Family), so we will be driving our minivan (with 6 kids) from Spokane, WA to San Diego, CA! I will be sharing bits and pieces on social media. …especially of anything design related I find along the […]

DIY Tree Branch Coat Hooks

IMG_9991 DIY Tree Branch Coat Hooks by Creatively Living

Do you have a space in your house that seems to get overlooked and overstuffed? I have a small coat closet that is under our stairs. For several months I stuffed baby clothes in this closet (out of convenience), finally it got to the point where it was embarrassing and I HAD to do something […]