Creating A Colorful Dorm Room

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Posted by: Kelly Porter {kohls.com} If your son or daughter is returning to college or headed there for the first time, you may have discovered that their ‘home-away-from-home’ is not so homey. Dorm rooms are famous for having basic furniture, bare floors, cinder block walls and harsh lighting — but don’t worry! Colorful college-living essentials …continue reading

Creative Ideas: Paint Your Floor

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How A.D.O.R.A.B.L.E!! Such a fun idea to update and freshen a room…paint the floor! Porch base paint: Martha Stewart’s Coriander. Flower Paint: Martha Stewart Diploma Blue wall paint: Lowes Gentle Wave Genevieve Gail decided her studio needed a facelift.  I heart this floor. What a great job! For tips to paint a floor. Not interested …continue reading

Using Shutters in Kids’ Rooms

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Repurposing shutters into a headboard is very clever – made by Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic. Image found here at DIY Show Off. More ideas on using shutters in kids’ rooms… Blue framed shutters with a metal insert. Make a shelf out of a shutter. Great idea for a vintage, beach themed room. Use a …continue reading

Winner of the Bellacor Giveaway….

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Winner of the $100 Bellacor gift certificate is….Kaydee and TJ! Yea!!  Please contact me within 3 days to claim your prize. Thank you everyone for entering the giveaway : )

Nautical Boys Room

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Classic themed nautical boys room designed by Katie Johnson.  With a nautical style, it’s easy to find decor to decorate a kids room and create a classic feel. The stripes Katie painted on the walls are a perfect way to add flair to this adorable boys room. The stripes are painted with Icelandic Blue and …continue reading

Nautical Boys Room

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Classic themed nautical boys room designed by Katie Johnson.  With a nautical style, it’s easy to find decor to decorate a kids room and create a classic feel. The stripes Katie painted on the walls are a perfect way to add flair to this adorable boys room. The stripes are painted with Icelandic Blue and …continue reading

Pirate Party Palooza

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My favorite hobby is to decorate party tables. Treasures and Tiaras out of South Africa have demonstrated quite a knack for table decor. Here’s their over-the-top pirate table.  Stunning….hey? Another stunning pirate table.   Stephanie Lynn from Under the Table and Dreaming is so creative. Here’s the invitations and a few other things she designed …continue reading

Baby Nursery: Silver Sage Paint Color

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Silver Sage is a Restoration Hardware paint color. Christa Baca painted her nursery walls with Silver Sage. Isn’t it a beautiful color? This is really one of those perfect colors – it is warm, relaxing and a perfect “neutral”; the color can be for either boy or girl. It also works with any type of …continue reading

Adorable Playroom: Apple Green & Cherry Red

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Apple green and bright cherry red color combo were used to create this adorable playroom!  Laura Ashley Apple 3 paint from Lowes creates a stunning wall color.  Apple green and bright cherry red are also my family room Christmas colors and my laundry room colors. As you can see from my home pictures, I love …continue reading

Ribbon Accents

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Ribbons, ribbons galore! Ribbons are a fantastic way to style up a special event, and can make use of all those ribbons you might have collected over the years from gift wrapping. Dessert displays have never been so gorgeous with ribbons forming magnificent backdrops such as this one above created by JL Designs for a …continue reading