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Watercolour Painted Palms

I took my first watercolour class when I was 10, and have spent time here and there dabbling with different paints. But, there is something about watercolour that is beautiful and unpredictable.  When the trend for palm prints happened I wanted to get in on it, but the DIY in me thought, I’m sure I can find a way to make my own palm designs. I’ll show you how I painted by own palms.

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Using Corks For Herb Labels

A while back I got a big bag of wine corks and have been thinking about ways to use them! I recently posted about my herb garden, but as the plants are growing faster than I can consume, I’m starting to not be able to tell what’s what! I decided to use some of these corks to make herb labels. Continue reading “Using Corks For Herb Labels”

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DIY Floral Garland

Flowers just have this special way of making you feel happy, and brightening up a room. It’s fairly easy to have them in the summer when flowers are in abundance, but not so easy in the depths of winter. Today I’ll show you how to make a beautiful hanging floral garland with fake flowers that you can keep year round! Continue reading “DIY Floral Garland”

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A DIY Bar Stool Makeover

Just a few weeks back we were walking around Homesense. There is always so much great stuff, and it never goes without fail that we leave with more than we planned! Tucked away at the back of the store was the clearance section. It was here that this great stool was spotted.

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DIY Long Necklace with Tutorial and Pendant Ideas

Like fashion, jewelry trends come and go, but if you’re crafty, hang on to those gems, because you can make something new from it. If you’re not crafty, then you’ve come to the right place, because I’ll show you some quick and easy steps to making your own long necklace and even give you some ideas for the pendant.

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Organize Your Jewelry

I often feel frustrated when I’m taking off my jewelry at the end of the day say for example, place my earrings on the counter, but then they roll! One of these days I think they might fall into the toilet! Or how often do you find that your loose jewelry starts to clutter up the counter?

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Hand Drawn Antler Wall Decor

Back in the fall when I was restyling my bedroom, I was on a mission to find antlers. As we went into the Christmas season I figured it was the perfect season to find exactly that! I looked in so many different stores but sadly I couldn’t find what I was looking for. I had to get creative and take matters into my own hands. Continue reading “Hand Drawn Antler Wall Decor”

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How To Paint Old Furniture

After weeks of deliberating on what I would do with these beautiful side tables, I landed on painting them! With an array of colours and paints out there, which one do I chose? I’ll share my journey on how I painted these pieces essentially bringing new life to something old! Continue reading “How To Paint Old Furniture”

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Celebrate The Holidays In Style: DIY Sparkle Bracelet

 

There isn’t a better time to wear sparkly and glittery things than the holidays! That however doesn’t mean you have to drop big bucks. Take a look at this bracelet for example which was really low cost, very easy to make and not to mention makes any basic outfit look amazing. Don’t believe me? I’ll show you! Read on for the tutorial! Continue reading “Celebrate The Holidays In Style: DIY Sparkle Bracelet”