Gender Neutral Baby Nursery

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Citron yellow is an amazing color. It can be such a mood lifter when it’s used in the right amount. Too much of it, though, can be shockingly bright. Jenna Halvorson nailed it with this cheery gender neutral baby nursery that she designed for her little one. Jenna chose a color palette white, brown and …continue reading

Preppy Vintage Boys Nursery

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This stylish room feels like a sweet little man’s nursery.  Preppy vintage boys nursery design by Kim Woodward of Newly Woodwards for her son Henry. With touches of preppy, fabulous fabric patterns, and some amazing wall decor this room will grow with him for years to come. Wall paint color Martha Stewart Sharkey Grey.   …continue reading

Sophisticated Silhouette Baby Shower

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Here is proof that a baby shower can be sweet AND modern AND sophisticated. Jennifer Bishop, the designer for this shower, used the silhouette of a baby girl throughout the shower. Jennifer says, “Rather than using a solid color for the baby silhouette, I merged the shape with a grey and white diagonal pattern.  I …continue reading

Repurposing Kids Sentimental Items

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Hi there!  I am so excited to be here today.  My name is Sarah Macklem.  I write the home design blog: TheYellowCapeCod.com.  I am also a Home Stylist specializing in Interior Design For Real People.   My design business, Sarah Macklem Interiors, decorates homes in the Detroit, Michigan area as well as provides affordable online …continue reading

Brown And Pink Sophisticated Nursery

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What a sophisticated brown and pink room! Damask tone on tone chocolate wallpaper from Seabrook by Espressione (on page 100) is amazing. The chandelier brings sparkling beauty! The damask crib bedding name is Greta and has been discontinued by Serena & Lily. This nursery is warm and cozy that will help any little one sleep …continue reading

Olivia Birthday Party

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When you design a party around a fun-loving pig who loves red outfits and stripey socks, you know you’re going to end up with something dramatic! MKR Creations designed this dramatic Olivia Birthday Party for their favorite little Olivia fan (daughter/niece). The dessert table featured cake, cupcakes, candy apples, chocolate covered strawberries and some amazing …continue reading

Party Tip: Use a Curling Iron to Heat Seal Bags

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I shared this fab party tip before for these adorable favor bags. So in case you didn’t see it – this is a great tip for sealing goodie bags for parties. Use an old curling iron or flat iron to seal cello bags. The bags need to be Cello or Cellophane to work. Cookies, candies, …continue reading

Nautical Sailboat Room

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This is a charming nautical sailboat room. It looks like the bed is floating on a sea of blue! The mural is amazing! I love feeling of this whole room. The ocean is so cool, and with the sailboat behind the bed. I can barely handle how fab this room is! The room was designed …continue reading

One Smart Cookie Teacher Gift Idea

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School is just around the corner for us and my daughter will soon be meeting her kindergarten teacher at “Meet the Teacher” night.  She is so excited to find out who she will have as a teacher and to meet new friends from her class. I come from a family of educators so I know …continue reading

Daisies and Donuts Birthday Party

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Here is a super sweet birthday party put together by Kristyn from Lil’ Luna  for her special 1 year old. The theme was “Daisies and Donuts”. Kristyn says, “Why Daisies and Donuts?? Not sure really. Just thought it would be cute because we love both.” The pink board displays 1 year milestones. The twig trees add …continue reading