This room makes me smile – such great use of color! Four different colors of stripes were used for the wall which adds tons of personality to the room. The same colors have also been used with polka dots on the lamp shade and geometric shapes on the furniture. Image from here. “Swedish artist Olle …continue reading
Tanya from Save the Date for Cupcakes created this sweet valentines party for her family. Most of the items are DIY and from the $ bin at Michaels. Tanya gives step-by-step instructions on the beautiful Valentine topiary tutorial Thanks for sharing such a cute party!! More fun valentine ideas, creative crafts and food….. …continue reading
Julia Konya designed this sweet toddler bedroom for her little girl. The colors are perfect and I love the black and white polka dot accents throughout the room. What gave you the idea for the room? Anything special that inspired you? The room just evolved when I picked the paint. This is pretty much the …continue reading
Karla from Its the little things that make a house a home posted a tutorial on how to paint scallops on a wall. It’s such a great idea for a simple wall treatment. I used this very same method (with a plate) to make scallops for a window treatment. Another way of doing this …continue reading
Toy Story (by Disney-Pixar) was the inspiration for this sophisticated boys room. I’m loving the great orange and blue color combo. The paint color is Reflecting Pool 6486 by Sherwin Williams. For more images of this fabulous HGTV Dream Home visit here.
So, how sweet is this polka dot room? Emily Clark from emilyaclark.blogspot.com designed this “Polka Dots and Party Dresses” room for her little girl. Darling! What gave you the idea for the room? Anything special that inspired you? I knew I wanted a white tufted headboard in the room and had originally painted all pale …continue reading
One lucky winner will win a $75 gift certificate to Lisa Leonard Designs. Lisa makes super-cute one-of-a-kind jewelry. She hammers each piece of silver by hand – most of the jewelry selections are customizable as well. Each piece made is a work of art—hand cut, hammered, polished, drilled and assembled with care. I especially like …continue reading
How FABULOUS is this? I love the fact that it is a repurposed TV entertainment center. I’ve seen these entertainment centers sitting in front of homes on the curb with a sign that says, “FREE”! Amy from Giggleberrry Creations received a fun surprise from her mom and dad – they made this adorable unit for …continue reading
Kristin from “And This Is Life” is the winner of the $100 gift certificate from Polka Dot Peacock. Congrats Kristin! Please contact me within 3 days to claim your prize. Thank you everyone for entering the giveaway. And a big thank you to Polka Dot Peacock for the great giveaway!
If you love red, use it for walls, accessories, furniture, pillows or bedding, etc. – but of course not all at once. Choose neutral or complementary colors that work with red. I’ve included rooms in this post that have used the color red all different ways. Image from Domino 2008 via here. via here. Wall …continue reading