Home DIY's & Decor

DIY Faux Fur Pillow Covers

I’ve been eyeing faux fur pillows for the longest time, but just couldn’t quite justify the cost for even one!! I took a go at making them myself and have to say, I love them! Today I’ll share with you details of this very simple project and give you tips on how to work with fur (or faux fur) because it seemed quite daunting to me at first, but isn’t so bad!

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Energy Saving Tips to Dwell Happy during Winter

Winter is here with a vengeance (and it seems too early!). Get your home ready with these simple tips which are sure to help you save money on your energy bills.

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Get Your Home Holiday Ready in $100

The holidays are a really great time to go all out for Christmas decorations, however it can add up! If you don’t have a big budget for decorations, thats okay. Today I’m going to share with you cheap and easy tips for getting your home holiday ready and all within a $100 budget.

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A Bath Bomb DIY and Recipe

Secret Santa is always a fun way to get in on the gift exchange while keeping the number of people you need to buy for manageable. I’ve seen so many posts on Pinterest for great bath bomb recipes, and they say it’s really easy! I had to see for myself, and Secret Santa, was the perfect excuse to try this out.

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Organizing Kitchen Cupboards

Organizing your kitchen cupboards can definitely help make it easier to find things, plus you’d  be surprised at how much more space you have! Before and after pictures included as well as tips for small spaces.

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Reupholstering Dining Chairs for a New Look

Giving your furniture a facelift can help you start to love it again. See how I reupholstered these dining room chairs to rekindle my love for this set! Before and after pictures included.

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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”