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Merry Christmas!

Hello again Friend! If you’re new here within the last year, welcome! I wanted to let you know that I won’t be posting next week. Every year I take the week of Christmas off to focus on my family and the reason for the season. I hope you’ll take the extra time to spend with [&hellip

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Thrift Score Thursday #45

Merry Christmas! Premature? Well, okay. But, today we’re celebrating thrifted Holiday finds, yay! Are you ready for some #ThriftScoreThursday Awesomeness?! Have no idea what I’m talking about and want in? It’s easy! Simply snap a picture of any recent thrifty find and share it on Instagram or Twitter using #thriftscorethursday! Occassionally we host themed Thrift [&hellip

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Winter Wool Pillows DIY

By now you guys must know how badly I need to use every little scrap from every project I take on. Every. Little. Scrap. And today’s post really is spawned by that need. I took on the task of creating super long wool curtains for my living room a while back, and that left a [&hellip

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Leather Wrapped Storage Box with agate knob

Hey guys! Today I’m posting on AllThingsWithPurpose for my monthly contributor post. It’s a really easy tutorial for a pretty storage box with an ultra glam agate slice knob. Thanks for all your input on Facebook and Instagram helping me choose which stone would look best. The agate knob is my favorite part of this [&hellip

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Color Of the Year: Marsala – Used in Interiors

I’m popping in for the second time this week to talk about Marsala. I can tell you one thing for sure, this means I’m hella excited about it. Guess how many times I posted about Radiant Orchid last year? None. Zilch. Nada. I didn’t like it and I still don’t like it. You probably did [&hellip

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Thrift Score Thursday #44

Are you ready for some #ThriftScoreThursday Awesomeness?! I spend all week anxious to share my treasures and others treasures because thrifting is so fun and unexpected. I’ve seen people score thousands of dollars worth of merchandise for less than $100. If that isn’t worth a trip to a thrift store, I don’t know what is. [&hellip

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Himmeli Inspired Christmas Ornaments

Hello, hello! You’ll likely recognize this project. I shared it a few weeks ago on All Things With Purpose. With Christmas fast approaching and everyone putting up all their decorations now that Thanksgiving is over, I thought it would be a great time to reshare the tutorial here at home. This creation is my own [&hellip

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Marsala and Coral: Color of the Year- Thoughts

So when I read on Vintage Revivals that the Sherwin Williams color of the year was Coral, I was initially surprised and a little turned off. But then it only took thinking about it for a few seconds to be completely unsurprised. My goal over the next few years is to become an interior designer, [&hellip

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ThriftScoreThursday #43

Gah! I missed you all so much last week! Your thrifty finds keep me motivated to keep looking, and I really enjoy browsing through everything you find. I hope everyone enjoyed the small break to spend time reflecting on Thanksgiving and family. My Thanksgiving was especially special because it may be the last one with [&hellip

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Vinyl Triangle Accent Wall Border

*The Decal Guru contacted me to see if their decals would be a good match for a project on my blog. Opinions shared in this post are absolutely my own. I reserve the right to refuse sharing products or services on this blog if they are not positive. I will never lie to you, pass [&hellip

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