Easy DIY Concrete Counters: The Missing Link.

Easy DIY Concrete Counters: The Missing Link.

When choosing counter tops for our new kitchen, I'll be honest: CHEAP was the #1 priority. So Ardex...

When Good Projects Go Bad

When Good Projects Go Bad

I don't craft often, but when I do, I usually fail. Exhibit A: my first (and last) mason jar craft.

Window Painting 101

Window Painting 101

A step-by-step approach to painting your windows sloppily, yet having everything magically turn out...

Stairway to Heaven

Stairway to Heaven

In order to put an official end to our 18-month-long kitchen remodel, I had only one project left to...

How to Remove Popcorn Ceiling (and Then Fix the Damage You Caused)

How to Remove Popcorn Ceiling (and Then Fix the Damage You Caused)

Let's talk for a moment about the "texture that must not be named." You've all seen the tutorials on...

How to Remove Paint From Antique Hardware

How to Remove Paint From Antique Hardware

I've spent a lot of time stripping paint from wood, but this was my first attempt at stripping...

The Birds: Origami Nursery Decor

The Birds: Origami Nursery Decor

What qualities do you look for in a baby mobile? Bright colors? Blinky lights? Movement?
How
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The Sunshower Chandelier

The Sunshower Chandelier

Imagine a chandelier that's sparkly, but not ostentatious. One that's feminine, but not girly. ...

The Hardest Button to Button: A DIY Tufted Storage Ottoman.

The Hardest Button to Button: A DIY Tufted Storage Ottoman.

During my recent music room makeover, I found myself looking for ways to incorporate some extra...

The Microphone Chandelier

The Microphone Chandelier

Okay. A box of microphones, a string of Christmas lights, and a can of gold spray paint walk into a...

Sarah's Big Idea
Sarah's Big Idea
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