Chocolate Walls – Boy’s Room!


Such a sophisticated boys room! For a small bedroom like this, the daybed is perfect for allowing more space to play. The framed map is beautiful and inspires curiosity. Clever idea: world globes suspended from the ceiling. The color choices for this room are warm and comfortable. This room was designed for the Traditional Home …continue reading

How To Make A Cupcake Stand


A cupcake stand is a perfect way to display your cupcakes. I’ve included instructions on how to make a quick and easy cupcake stand. Supplies: 10″ and 13″ cake boards or (thin wood cutout) 1/2 yard fabric for bottom cupcake layer 1/3 yard fabric for top cupcake layer 2 1/4 yards ribbon fabric glue couple …continue reading

Clever Playroom Ideas For Kids


HGTV’s “Showdown – Battle of the Design Stars” designed these playrooms. The challenge was to create a playroom for two little girls. In the end, the parents would choose the room they liked best. In the above room the colorful, larger than life wall art is fanciful and fun. The colors are vibrant and energizing.There …continue reading

Easy To Make Window Valance


Pelmets, like valances, cover the top of the curtain to give elegance and sophistication to a window. This easy to make window valance hides curtain fittings and you don’t need to many special tools to make it. Jenny from Little Green Notebook gives a tutorial on how to make a Pelmet out of foam board. …continue reading

Whimsical & Charming Girl’s Room


I love the 3-D effect of the flowers and birdhouse on this beautiful tree mural in this little girls Shabby Chic room designed by Aja Richards-Donohue. The word, “Dream”, artistically hung is a simple and attractive headboard. Using butterflies, floral bedding and coordinating throw pillows add soft touches to the room. The hanging pom-poms add …continue reading

B is for Baby Shower!


This birds and the bees baby shower was inspired by retro fabrics and a yellow, white and gray color palette. Placemats were made by simply cutting out circles of yellow burlap for an easy DIY project! This gender-neutral baby shower is from Lollipop Events & Designs. The gray, white and yellow colors are modern and …continue reading

Traditional Baby Nursery


This traditional nursery was designed by Sarah of Cheap Chic Daily. Sarah describes the room: “Since the sex of the baby was a surprise I wanted to use a mixture of colors in his room. The crib bedding is a combination of red, light blue, yellow, black, white and a hint of light green. My …continue reading

Fabric Baby Cube Tutorial


These soft fabric cubes were made by Esther of London Mummy. Such a great play toy for babies and I’m loving the vintage-feel of the fabrics. I enjoy seeing all the vintage type fabrics that are now available to make such wonderful projects such as these. Esther gives complete sewing instructions on how to make …continue reading

DIY: Mod Chandelier


Repost: This DIY mod chandelier project was featured on You can create your own type of lighting sculpture with y-shaped light socket adapters. It is a fairly inexpensive project and looks way too easy to make! When finished with your creation, screw into a ceiling light socket. The materials can be purchased at your …continue reading

Tinkerbell Party Ideas


This bright, colorful and adorable Tinkerbell party was designed by Donna fromParty Wishes! Petal place mats, pink plates, doily, and a Tinkerbell 6″ plate make up each place setting. Donna made the butterfly napkin rings. Each child had a ceramic tea cup and shared a tea pot filled with lemonade. The favors consisted of rock …continue reading