Category: DIY

Design Quickie – Curtain Clips

Happy Saturday! Weekends should be spent as leisurely as possible as often as possible, if you ask me. I’m shooting for a quick but useful post every Saturday, hopefully in time for your morning coffee. This first weekend, though,  it’s closer to cocktail hour. Totally acceptable in my book. Ring clips are a super easy and more casual way to hang… Read more →

Affordable Wall Sconce

I may not have reinvented the wheel here, but I have found a pretty cute wall sconce on the cheap. That’s basically the same, am I right? Anyway, 2014 was an expensive year for us and this attic reno was the real killer, so we were keeping our eyes very close on the budget when wrapping this project up. I had used… Read more →

Rethink it: ReStore Bookcases

DIY projects around here are always a hysterical adventure. Why are we such hot messes? In any project, one or many of the following is bound to happen: We end up tackling them on days where weather does not cooperate, we make a mistake at least once, or my indecisiveness requires us to buy additional material or supplies. Honestly, when… Read more →