rev up your home decor with car parts, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, wall decor

"Rev" Up Your Home Decor With Car Parts!

I have been known to find "art" in the most unexpected places. I was designing a showcase home, to show how furniture and wall art can be made by using everyday items; thrown out items; stuff that was found at the curb; or in thrift stores. I didn't have far to go for this design plan....

jungle themed bedroom, bedroom ideas, home decor, repurposing upcycling, wall decor

"It's a Jungle in Here!"

If you haven't already guessed, I love to design theme rooms. I get lost in looking at everything asking myself how I can blend it into the theme I've decided on. Such a challenge, but oh, so fun...so, for this past Parade of Homes, I decided that a jungle theme was in order..and a tall order it was!

watch how these items can be made in no time, crafts, repurposing upcycling

"Watch" How These Items Can Be Made in No Time!

I apologize that I don't have any instructions for these items, but they only need a few materials....well, actually, you will need a lot of watch parts.

who doesn t like a tree in the shower, bathroom ideas, painting, wall decor

Who Doesn't Like a Tree in the Shower?

The trends for bathrooms it seems, is that they keep getting larger and larger with huge walk in showers, steam rooms and even spa lap tubs. Gone are the large whirlpool tubs that take forever to fill up, they cool off quickly and in most cases, hard to get into safely. In comes the large walk in showers....walk in, as in no door, just walk in to one end with usually 2 or more shower heads, body sprays, benches, niches and even full length windows.

accent cabinet gets island makeover, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, organizing, storage ideas

Accent Cabinet Gets Island Makeover

We all have read about similar dilemmas...small kitchens, wishes for that extra counterspace- dare we even dream of having room for an island?

owl inspired theme toddler bedroom, Owl theme toddler room finished

Owl Inspired Theme Toddler Bedroom

Evolving from a nursery to a toddler bedroom is always fun especially when there is a theme involved.

painted trunk blends with decor

Painted Trunk Blends With Decor

Read about how a trunk got a face lift with wall paint to blend into the decor a bit better.

create a trunk inspired look for a nightstand

Create a "trunk" Inspired Look for a Nightstand

Read on to see how a discarded nightstand transformed to a "trunk" look for a theme room.

decorate fireplace wall naturally on a budget

Decorate Fireplace Wall "naturally" on a Budget

By bringing outdoor elements inside can enhance interior decor. We needed to fill in a vaulted fireplace wall, so trees added reality to nature canvas.

junk chairs to sculptural stairwell display shelving, repurposing upcycling, shelving ideas, Finished Look for Parade Home Entryway

Junk Chairs to Sculptural Stairwell Display Shelving

Cast away assorted chairs were stripped, sanded and adorned with found "junk" to make sculptural display shelving for model home stairwell.

Taylor @ TayRose Design
Taylor @ TayRose Design