DIY Joy Sign Tutorial

Dec 17th, 2014
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Hi! It’s Jessica from Lou Lou Girls! How’s your Christmas prep going? Are you freaking out yet!! Only 8 MORE DAYS!!! Holy cannoli! I did all my shopping online this year, so I’m feeling pretty good about it, except one of the MAIN gifts hasn’t arrived yet, so I’m crossing my fingers that it gets here in time, or before we head out of town for holiday shenanigans! This year was fun, because we moved into a BRAND SPANKING … [Read more...]

DIY Industrial Curtain Rod

Dec 9th, 2014
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Hey Guys! It's Allison from Two Thirty~Five Designs and I am back today to show you how to get your windows ready before all of the holiday guests arrive! After posting the GMC Playroom Reveal and my DIY Striped Panels that I made, I have had a ton of questions on the Curtain Rods. What are they? How did I put them together? Etc. Just like on my Industrial Lockers, I used galvanized pipe to make the rods. It has … [Read more...]

Top Christmas Posts!

Dec 1st, 2014
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Hello December! It’s almost 1 in the morning and we just pulled back into town from visiting family for Thanksgiving. If you travelled this holiday you are probably drowning in laundry. I feel your pain. So, after you start a load, check out our Christmas Posts I’ve compiled just for you from our archives. HAPPY DECEMBER!!!    xoxo, Brooke                       … [Read more...]

Old Drawer Bookshelf with Foiled Polka Dots

Nov 25th, 2014
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Happy early Thanksgiving to all you lovely ATT readers!  We hope this is a time for family and friends gathering together, breaking bread and shootin' the breeze!  Over here in California, we have a good old fashioned Thanksgiving Day hike on the books.  So excited to eat turkey and then get out into the great outdoors with some of my favorite people.  This may seem weird, but with a wedding to cater just two days after … [Read more...]

DIY Fabric Covered Cork Board Tiles

Nov 18th, 2014
LOVE THIS! DIY fabric covered cork tiles. So easy and stylish! By Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for All Things Thrifty.

Hi thrifty friends!  I am so happy to be back at All Things Thrifty for my fourth contributor post.  I hope you remember me from my others posts on my DIY "upholstered" chair with fabric and Mod Podge, my DIY Art Canvases and my thrifty Princess Art, but as a reminder, I am Tasha and I blog over at Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body.  So, so happy to be here! I am here to share with you yet another thrifty project … [Read more...]

Chalk Paint Brush Care Basics

Nov 13th, 2014
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Before you take this opportunity to grab a nap thinking “Who needs a whole blog post about brush care?!?” Let me get your attention with this fantastic selfie:   I don’t mean to scare you. Then again, Yes I do. Your brushes could look like my hair if you don’t keep reading… If you have been painting with chalk paint for any amount of time, you know the best brushes have natural, chisel-tipped … [Read more...]

DIY Teepee Napkin Place Setting

Nov 11th, 2014
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Hey babes!  It's Kenz here, from Interiors by Kenz.  Thanksgiving is approaching fast, and if you're anything like me you do NOT have time to waste on excessive table preparations.  When it comes to holidays, I take a more simple approach, especially with table settings.  I decided our table decor would have aNative American influence.  Tribal, if you will. I decided to whip up some practical teepee place settings. … [Read more...]

Guest room Update!

Nov 7th, 2014
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It’s official, I can’t get a full shot of the guest room without a different lens! CRAPPITY CRAP. It was quite comical. I’m sure if someone would have been watching me on a ladder, a step stool…etc slammed into the corner of the room trying to get a full shot they would have been cracking up!! I even tried to put my camera against the wall and it still isn't even close. But I couldn’t wait one. more. second. to at … [Read more...]

One Hour, One Spray Paint Can Challenge:

Nov 6th, 2014
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 It’s the holiday season, which means……… Family,  friends,  busy,  too little time! We are The Fancy Farmgirls We are busy right along with the rest of you, but we wanted to show what a big change could be made with one hour and one can of spray paint! Here's our cast of characters: This is a great time to spruce up the house for you and your holiday visitors. Hurry before the weather turns too cold! Spray … [Read more...]

DIY Magazine Rack

Oct 31st, 2014
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I'm obsessed with the ladder towel holder that I built for my bathroom, so I whipped up another one for magazines in the office! I used thinner pieces of wood so that the magazines would lay flat, but other than that, the plans are basically the same! I used my trusty B.B. Frosch Chalk Paint powder to make Chalk Paint, and painted it with Behr Lipstick. I distressed it a little bit with dark wax to give … [Read more...]