I recently showed you this unfortunate scene of our embarrassingly large new TV covering the amazing painting we received for our wedding: Firstly, thanks to everyone who suggested solutions when I mentioned our dilemma. Unfortunately the painting is too big to fit on...
After creating this mini gallery wall in the laundry without spending a single cent, I thought I’d start a series on affordable art as I mentioned yesterday. First up we have the sweet little scene in the top left frame. It came...
art deco tile & framed card

Entry gallery wall

The no-cost gallery wall in the laundry turned into a bit of a framing rampage. This time the boring spot to makeover was behind the front door.   Siiigh, I love this little spruced up corner now, all done without spending any moolah....
This is definitely not a spectacular before & after. It’s more one of those projects that no one will even notice is done but us since it falls under ‘repair’ rather than ‘redecorate’. The ‘before’ scene was rather embarrassing when...

Disguising a TV

While The Man was constantly bemoaning our chunky old tube television, I was quite unfussed by it. However I admit that when we did upgrade, I was excited at the prospect of not having to decorate around a black box. That is, until...
Out of all the shades of blue around, most of which are delightful, the previous owner of our place chose a fairly unappealing one (shown here with her furniture). So, after living in an off-white house my whole life and...
I picked up this great birdcage wall hanging on special at Spotlight several months ago but it was only now that I had a chance to put it to use. I didn’t mind the idea of the bird image,...
The Man & I have been in our home for two years and there are still tons of little changes I would love to make… if only money and time were no object. The real world may not look like...
Hands up who keeps greeting cards they receive? I definitely don’t keep them all (ugh, clutter!) but I do keep cards that have particularly sentimental messages, great design, were handmade or were for extra special occasions. This card, made by a...
This post is sponsored by Target. I’d recently been suffering a case of the decorating blahs. There are only so many times you can rearrange the same ol’ pieces after all, so I’m delighted to be working with Target to freshen up my decor...