Month: October 2014

Pallet / Plank Wall

Pallets or Planks, oh my! How to Build a Wall in 1 day

Pallet walls have become the new trend lately, but many people (myself included!) can be intimated by the mechanics behind actually DIYing this project. The good news for all of us is that this project is actually very doable – especially when you have the step-by-step instructions for a path to success! Our best friends, […] Read more…

Seasonal Burlap Pillows

‘Tis the Seasons! ~ Simple Holiday Burlap Pillows

If you are like me, it is fun to decorate for the seasons but how can you do it without spending a lot of money and also without having to store seasonal pillows for every holiday? I loved the trendy look of the fabric/burlap pillows online and wondered if there was a way I could […] Read more…

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Jack & Jill Guest Bath (upstairs Kim’s house)

I told Shawn that its dangerous to go on business travel and leave me alone for two weeks… Recently, he went on a two week business trip to Florida and came home to a newly renovated guest bath upstairs! I had been working very long weeks as well and needed some “craft time” to stimulate […] Read more…


Celebrating Baby Hakeem

Last night I had such a great time celebrating my sweet friend (and soon-to-be mom) Caroline and her “little pumpkin” coming into the world (ETA Dec 30th!)!  Caroline’s sister, Emily, threw a fantastic fall-themed baby shower complete with spiced autumn sangria, savory homemade tomato basil soup, and very thoughtful pumpkin-infused decorations. Side note: Emily ALWAYS throws the […] Read more…

Burlap & Lace ~ Castle Wedding Inspiration

When Two become One ~ Burlap & Lace

Shawn and I got married on Saturday, August 31, 2013.  It was such a magical night and everything went off without a glitch.  We DIY’d all of our wedding decorations to include refinishing whiskey barrels for the ceremony, painting chalkboard signs, and I made all of paper goods (i.e. dinner menu, ceremony guide, and name […] Read more…

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