Archive for October, 2011

The joy of fall decorating


Fall is my favorite season. I love everything about it. The colors of the changing leaves, the cozy feeling of wearing boots and scarfs and of course the tantalizing flavors of all things pumpkin.  Continue reading →

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Dollar store DIY


The Dollar Tree is my new jam.

I can’t think of another place where you can buy vases, candles and party decorations all for only a dollar. I wish I would have thought about going to a dollar store to purchase the vases for centerpieces at my friend’s wedding last month. Now I’ll know for next time. Continue reading →

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Book page art tutorial


I like to make art for my apartment. Now that’s not to say I won’t buy art if I see something that tickles my fancy but I think there is a certain amount of pride that comes along with knowing you created something to hang on your walls. I like feeling like female Salvador Dali (minus the mustache and a little of the crazy) from time to time. It can also be really fun to create art for your home, but I think the best part is that it’s almost always cheaper! Continue reading →

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Professional pinterester


I wish being a professional Pinterester was a career. I would seriously be a millionaire.

I know I talk a lot about stuff I see on Pinterest and the truth is I do actually plan to DO all the projects I find on there but I think you really do need to make it a full time job. I mean seriously, there are so many creative people on there!  Continue reading →

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Friend or faux?


I love silver mirrored accents. I have silver mirrored trays, candlesticks, vases, pictures frames and tons of other silvery stuff Im forgetting. My favorite type of silver mirrored goodness though is in the form of mercury glass. Continue reading →

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